David Lindo


Peak Design




Birder & Broadcaster


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Personal Information

David Lindo is The Urban Birder - broadcaster, writer, speaker, educator and bird tour leader. His mission is to engage city folk around the world with the environment through the medium of birds.

He has written countless articles on urban birds, urban conservation and wildlife in general for many websites, publications and magazines and has written the Forwards to several books. He is a regular television and radio presenter and has been featured on the BBC, ITV, Channel 4 in the UK as well as other TV and radio channels around the world including CBS in the United States.

David was recently named as the 7th most influential person in wildlife by BBC Wildlife Magazine and in 2020 was shortlisted for the Professional Publishers Association (PPA) Columnist of the Year Award. He sat as a judge for the prestigious Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2021 and Bird Photographer of the Year 2021.

He is a Fellow of the International League of Conservation Writers and a member of the British Travel Writers Guild. He is the Founder of the Tower 42 Bird Study Group and Britain’s Vote National Bird Campaign in 2015 that resulted in over 226,000 votes.

He was awarded the prestigious HH Bloomer Award in 2021 by the Linnean Society of London and has a play based on his life as The Urban Birder currently being staged by Wroclaw Contemporary Theatre, Poland.

© David Lindo
© David Lindo

I have been searching for a quality camera bag for quite some time. Peak Design produces stylish, durable and practical bags that I feel proud to have on my back!

© David Lindo

Which camera gear do I use?

Camera Gear
Peak Design Slide Sage
Peak Design Capture Clip Black with Plate
Peak Design Mobile Tripod
Peak Design Universal Bar Mount
Peak Design 30L Sage Travel Backpack
Peak Design Camera Cube Large
Peak Design Travel Tripod Carbon
Peak Design Packing Cube Medium Sage
Peak Design Shoe Pouch Raw
Peak Design Tech Pouch Midnight
Peak Design Pro Pad
Peak Design 20L Charcoal Everday Backpack

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