Visit an aquarium, planetarium, and natural history museum—all under one living roof.
BigPicture, our award-winning photography competition, zooms in on the world’s most captivating creatures and endangered ecosystems to illustrate the rich diversity of life on Earth—and challenges us to take action to protect it.
As you explore the 48 winning images (selected from nearly 6,000 submissions!), experience the mysterious beauty of our world from some surprising new angles—and picture yourself entering next year’s competition.
BigPicture will be on view in the Academy’s Piazza from July 28 through October 29, 2017.
BigPicture is the Academy's international nature and wildlife photography competition and exhibit.
Meet the Judges
Behind the Lens