“John Chaney has amassed a compelling collection of images of our national bird, documenting their unfortunate decline and miraculous recovery. Hopefully, John’s images will inspire us to prevent this from happening to other species.” –Thomas D. Mangelsen, photographer and Images of Nature Gallery owner
“I greatly admire John’s commitment to the majestic bald eagle. His sincere love for the species is evident in the amazing images he’s captured over the past forty years. The bald eagle’s story has a happy ending thanks to people like John who have a passion for nature.” –Tony Newlin, photographer and Tony Newlin Gallery owner
“[40 Years] From The Brink of Extinction is a book of a lifetime, a tribute that powerfully continues the campaign to appreciate and preserve these uniquely American birds.” –Peter Brown, photographer, Susanne M. Glasscock School at Rice University
About the Author
John Chaney, an award-winning nature photographer for over 40 years, became passionate about photography when a college professor inspired him to use his skills to document the beauty and behavior of the magnificent American bald eagles before they lost their battle for existence.