Header with three images of nature photography
Photographs by: Laëtitia Duret (Top), Adrienne Kallner (Middle) & Anne Pierce (Bottom)
The Discovery Center

2022 Photo Exhibit

A Juried Photo Exhibit

Each visitor views the Albany Pine Bush Preserve from a unique vantage point worthy of celebrating and sharing. The jurors, Denise Hackert-Stoner and Scott Stoner, selected photographs that represent the biological diversity of the Preserve as well as the diversity and focus of the photographers.  Each of the photographs in the show gives us a unique perspective of this inland pine barrens.


You can view the show from December 3rd, 2022 until March 1st, 2023 in three ways this year.

Outside: All images from the show will be viewable along the Karner Barrens blue trail starting behind the Discovery Center.

Inside: Come inside during operating hours to view the show in our Pine Barrens Room.

On-line: Go to our online gallery to view an album containing all final images in the show.



Starting Dec 2nd (6pm) vote for your favorite photograph. The photograph with the most votes on February 28th at midnight will win the People's Choice award. The award winner will be announced on our Facebook page!

Award Winners

Browse this years’ show and see some amazing photos all taken in the Albany Pine Bush.  See which got Juror selected awards. Free exhibit! No reservation required.

Awards sponsored by Friends of the Pine Bush Community.

People's Choice

Vote for your favorite starting Dec 2nd at 6pm. VOTE NOW


Blake Hastie-Etchison

Discovery Center Manger

195 New Karner Road

Albany, NY 12205

518.456.0655 x1222



Our Friends take this show on the road!

Missed the show?  The Friends of the Pine Bush Community are taking the show on the road.  Check out their page to learn where you can see some of the former show's best pics in our community.

Want to submit for the next year's 2023 show?  Submissions are accepted starting January 1, 2023. Click here to go to the 2023 Submission Form