Category: Wildlife

How I Convinced Two Advancing Adult Grizzly Bears to Stand Down

A Close Call with a Pair of Grizzly Bears in Banff National Park      I had an interesting grizzly bear encounter on Thursday, June 27, 2018. My wife, Kazue, and I were backcountry camping at Norman Lake near Sunset

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Does Wearing Camouflage Help Wildlife Photographers to get the Shot?… “Ask Brian…” Vol. 1 No. 1

 Does wearing camouflage help wildlife photographers to “get the shot,” and, do I use blinds? This is a great question From Kevan that I received via the contact form on my website.  And, it’s a good question to discuss here.

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Polar Bear at Sunset in Churchill Manitoba

Polar Bear

Polar Bear Photography at Sunset in Churchill, Manitoba     Last Fall I was graciously given the opportunity to help lead the Polar Bear Photography Specialty tours in Churchill, Manitoba for Frontiers North Adventures.  It was a great a experience. 

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The Canadian Rockies Big Five Wildlife Photography

The Canadian Rockies Big Five Wildlife Photography Photos The Canadian Rockies are known for spectacular wildlife photography.  Few photographers would probably disagree with that.  But, what is the trophy list of species that visiting photographers should seek out?  With my

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Guiding Polar Bear Wildlife Photography Tours. Another piece in the annual photography tour cycle filled!

Guiding Polar Bear Wildlife Photography Tours Another piece of the annual photo tour cycle filled!   It’s official, I’ll be guiding several polar bear wildlife photography speciality tours up in Churchill, Manitoba late this Fall for Frontiers North Adventures.  Yep,

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The ILPA Landscape and Wildlife Photography Weekly Newsletter for Feb. 10, 2017, the Bison issue, is published!

Follow the link to read this week’s edition of the ILPA weekly .  Some of the highlights include articles about the reintroduction of bison into the wild in Banff National Park, a new 48MP sensor developed by Panasonic that allows recording of

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The ILPA Landscape and Wildlife Photography Weekly Newsletter, edition Dec. 30, 2016

The Newsletter      Christmas has come and gone with another week passing.  And with that, we have the latest edition of the ILPA Landscape and Wildlife Photography Weekly newsletter published.  This issue features the legendary Art Wolfe as this week’s headliner.

The new Canon wildlife photography camera the Canon 7D mark II versus the Canon 7D and the 70D

Interested in wildlife photography and searching for the right camera?  Consider looking at the new Canon 7D mark II. The MP size increase is slight at 20.2 MP but there are a host of other improvements over the 7D and

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