David Hollands first glimmer of interest in birds began in England at the age of eight. Two years later, a bookshop discovery of Eric Hosking's The Art of Bird Photography sparked off a passion which would become lifelong. David has given several interviews over the years. A few of these are featured below.
In this interview, Rachel Lucas, ABC Open producer for Gippsland, speaks with David Hollands on 2 November 2016 following release of his book, Cranes, Herons & Storks of Australia. Listen to the audio now.
HOLLANDS BIRDS, WADERS OF AUSTRALIA
A passionate man is both hard to find and harder to stop and so it is with Orbost's David Hollands. Keen photographer and bird watcher, David's latest book captures the shear beauty and wonder of the wading birds of Australia. By Gerard Callinan., 25 October 2012.
DAVID HOLLANDS SHEDS LIGHT ON LIVES OF NIGHT BIRDS
With full page colour pictures and double page spreads, Hollands writes compelling stories about the lifestyles of 17 particular night birds, and the trouble entailed in finding them. By Phil Hammond