How 8 Wildlife Photographers are Raising Environmental Awareness
Wildlife photographers are some of the most dedicated and passionate environmental conservationists. At Untamed Photographer, a crew of 8 wildlife photographers are dedicated to ethically documenting amazing species and environments around the globe. Their work shares insight into the rare and often unseen, both visually and through unique and informative storytelling attached to each photograph.
Beyond The Lens: Interview with Untamed Photographer's Brian Moghari
Brian Moghari is a gifted wildlife photographer and filmmaker with a deep passion for marine ecosystems. Through his work, Brian's goal is to educate others on the importance of protecting our planet's natural environments and the wildlife we share them with. Since earning a degree in Film Production and TV from the University of Florida, his works have been featured on Netflix, National Geographic, HBO, AMC, Disney+, and the History Channel among many other popular platforms.
Beyond The Lens: Interview with Untamed Photographer's Filipe DeAndrade
Filipe DeAndrade is a thrill-seeking, deep-diving, and Emmy-winning wildlife photographer and filmmaker. Born in the favelas of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, an impoverished yet culturally-rich community located at the city's edge, the outspoken conservationist has maintained an intimate relationship with nature throughout every year of his young life.
Ethical Bird Photography: Best Practices for Protecting their Natural Habitat
Bird photography is very popular; however, not everyone makes sure to practice ethical bird photography and to protect natural bird habitats. This is something we as mindful wildlife appreciators and photographers must do if we want to continue to engage in bird photography. Ethical bird photography tips aren’t as obvious as they may seem, and few photographers know how to protect birds’ habitats while engaging in bird photography. From photographing at an appropriate distance with the right bird photography lens to not taking your 4WD on your bird photography trip, here are some of the best practices for ethical bird photography and protecting their natural habitat:
What to Consider When Buying Limited-Edition Wildlife Prints
Wildlife prints for sale, including limited-edition wildlife prints, can be found on all corners of the internet. However, if you are worried about the ethical considerations of wildlife photography, buying limited-edition wildlife art prints is more difficult than would initially seem. So, here we are going to talk about what to consider when buying limited-edition wildlife prints, from whether the wildlife prints actually support conservation to whether the artists are actually being paid:
Consumerism and Environmental Impact: 10 Ways to Make Your Dollar Even Greener
Environmental impact assessments show that consumerism (especially American consumerism) is having a horrific effect on our planet. If you’re reading this, you are probably already concerned about negative environmental impacts; so let's take a closer look at how we can decrease our negative environmental impact and increase our positive one:
10 Fundamental Tips for Improving Your Wildlife Photography
Are you interested in wildlife photography but you're not sure where to begin? The key to improving your wildlife photography is learning the fundamentals and studying the professionals. This article discusses ten fundamental tips for improving your wildlife photography, from buying a wildlife photography camera to learning about the animals you're photographing, as well as looking at examples from the photographers at Untamed Photographer. We will look at both equipment and technique:
20 Wildlife Photos That Will Reaffirm Your Love for Animals
Wildlife photography can reaffirm our love for animals, moving us to tears or simply exclamations on those cute wild animals. All the best wildlife photography comes with a story that is as touching as its graphics, so, in this article, you will see 20 wildlife photos that are among the best wildlife photography there is.
Beyond The Lens: Interview with Untamed Photographer's Tony Rath
Tony Rath is a distinguished photojournalist and wildlife photographer who has spent the last 30+ years exploring and documenting the peaks and depths of Belize, a Caribbean country in Central America. Through his skills as a photographer and writer, Tony contributes to the efforts of many Belizean Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) in pursuit of charity, wildlife conservation, and environmental protection.
11 Eco-Friendly Charities for Environmental Protection & Wildlife Conservation
If you are looking for eco-friendly charities to support, it can be hard to figure out where to begin. Especially if you are asking yourself, “What does eco-friendly mean?” and “What is the goal of wildlife conservation?” The simple answer is eco-friendly means good for the environment and the purpose of wildlife conservation is to protect animals from extinction. However, this article aims to tell you more, by highlighting 11 eco-friendly charities you should support:
Beyond The Lens: Interview with Untamed Photographer's Chris Fallows
Chris Fallows is a strikingly passionate and accomplished wildlife photographer and naturalist. Best known for his discovery and ensuing depiction of breaching great white sharks in Seal Island, South Africa, the world-renowned photographer has seen his life's work featured on some of the biggest stages the industry has to offer. He's worked as a wildlife photographer, host, or expert facilitator on more than 60 international wildlife documentaries for The BBC, Discovery Channel, and National Geographic, amongst many others. Most notable of these shows are Planet Earth, Life, Africa, and Shark for The BBC. Chris has also co-hosted and photographed for Discovery Channel's most successful Shark Week series, the Air Jaws franchise.
About Untamed Photographer
I am Mark Wilkins, co-founder of Untamed Photographer with my daughter Amy Peters. I want to tell you what makes Untamed Photographer special and why founding Untamed Photographer is so important to me and the future of our environment.