2002 Winner of Animal Antics Category in Nature’s Best & Cemex International Photography Awards
1998 Louis Schmidt Laureate (Premier annual award of BioCommunications Association of USA)
1986 University of Bath, Honorary Doctorate of Science (Hon DSc)
1984 Societe Francaise de Photographie, Medaille de Salverte
1975 Royal Photographic Society the Hood Medal for "Her contribution to the advancement of nature photography through her books, her teaching, her exhibition work and her encouragement of other nature photographers."