1. About This Blog

    See the American Museum of Natural History and its collections through a photographer’s eyes. Meet the contributors from the Museum’s Photo Studio:

    Denis Finnin, Director of the Photo Studio, has worked at the Museum for 23 years.

    Craig Chesek, Principal Photographer, has worked at the Museum for 20 years.

    Rod Mickens, Senior Staff Photographer, has worked at the Museum for 11.5 years.

    All images are © American Museum of Natural History.

    The American Museum of Natural History in New York City houses more than 32 million specimens and artifacts relating to the natural world and human cultures. The Museum showcases its collections in 46 permanent halls, and behind the scenes a scientific staff of more than 200 is at work on research and new discoveries.