Alex Wild is a Texas-based biologist who started photographing insects in 2002 as an aesthetic complement to his scientific work on ant taxonomy and evolution. Alex holds a Ph.D. in Entomology from the University of California/Davis and is Curator of Entomology at the University of Texas/Austin. His photographs appear in numerous natural history museums, magazines, books, television programs, and other media.

Alex writes about science photography at Scientific American and about entomology at Myrmecos. He is also a founding instructor of the BugShot Insect Photography Workshops.
Contact Information:

Alex Wild Photography
Austin, TX
(520)548-8134 (at)

Selected Credits:

BBC Wildlife
New York Times
Washington Post
National Geographic
New Scientist
Natural History
USA Today
Discovery Channel
Ranger Rick
Popular Science
Scientific American
Audubon Nature Institute Insectarium
Chicago Field Museum
California Academy of Sciences
American Museum of Natural History
Cleveland Zoo
Current Biology
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