Man on the ground photographing a toad

Offering the greatest diversity of plants and wildlife anywhere in New York State, views of beautiful water bodies & towering tree canopies, the Long Island Pine Barrens is rich in great photo opportunities. Whether you are a professional environmental photographer or equipped with only a phone and love for nature, the Pine Barrens can be described as the definition of “photogenic.”

Check out some of the best examples of photography in the Pine Barrens at the Pine Barrens Society’s Instagram feed. If you have pictures of the Pine Barrens that you wish to share, send them to us at and we will feature them on our website and on our Instagram page. 

Check out these tips for taking pictures in the Pine Barrens.

@LIPineBarrens Instagram Feed