Avian photographer Lanny McDowell has teamed up with piano maestro David Stanwood for an afternoon of Avian Improv.

Currently Mr. McDowell has an exhibit of his bird photography in the lobby of the Martha’s Vineyard Film Center called Double Takes, which utilizes a mirror-image format. On Sunday, Jan. 13, a slideshow featuring many of Mr. McDowell's other bird photographs will be presented accompanied by Mr. Stanwood’s piano playing.

The event is from 1 to 3 p.m. The slideshow and runs for about an hour, then there will be a Q&A and reception in the theatre lobby. It is free and appropriate for all ages.

The Martha’s Vineyard Film Center is located at 79 Beach Road, Vineyard Haven.