Bio

Pedro Fernandes is an illustrator who specializes in Natural History, particularly birds and fish.

Having majored in Earth sciences at the Science Faculty of the University of Lisbon, he later achieved his certification in science illustration from the University of California Santa Cruz. He has been working as a freelance illustrator ever since. Pedro has collaborated with several international publishing houses and non-governmental organizations, contributing his illustrations to the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, the Society for the Study of Birds (SPEA/BirdLife Portugal), Natural History Magazine, Storey Publishing and Éditions Fleurus, among others.

When not at the drawing board, Pedro is most likely out birding, or sketching, or both.