Benjamin Olson is a 30-year old conservation photographer based in Minnesota's Twin Cities. His childhood revolved around wildlife, fishing, and hunting. After discovering the wonders of photography, he changed his focus to wildlife encounters as seen through a camera lens.
He has a Bachelors Degree in Biology with an emphasis in Ecology, Ethology and Evolution, plus an A.A.S. in Digital Imaging Technology. Ben's long term goal is to use photography to promote awareness of the perils the natural world faces today while working towards conservation and environmental restoration.
All of the images represented here are depictions of reality. Minimal post-processing is applied to each image, nothing is added or removed from any images. All wildlife images are wild animals captured in their natural environment without the use of bait, feeding or playback calls.