Mark Warnes

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Quarry Foxes –

I found this little fox vixen cub while out walking the other day on an old quarry site. We initially both startled each other as it sunned itself …

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Going on a bear hunt: the animal activists signing up to 'shoot' grizzlies

Jane Goodall, the renowned conservationist, and a group of wildlife activists are some of the unexpected entrants in a lottery to hunt up to 22 grizzly bears near Yellowstone national park.<p>Their goal is to infiltrate Wyoming state’s first grizzly bear hunt in 44 years by acquiring licenses they …

Wildlife

Why Every Photographer Should Consider Using Back-Button Autofocus

Almost every camera in existence (at least every one I've ever used) comes out of the box with the autofocus activation linked to the shutter button. …

Wild Japan

Japanese cranes at Hokkaido’s Tancho Observation Center.While Japan is slightly smaller than California, it extends from latitudes 24 degrees to 46 …

3 Indispensable Photographic Filters for Nature Photographers

Blending with Light – Live Demo<p>Photoshop Tutorials: Learn to create stunning natural looking HDR images in just few minutes!!<p><b>Live Demo:</b> 2:00 PM EDT …

What Is Back-Button Focus?

One of the key areas many photographers often struggle with, especially when starting out, is focusing. Being able to properly acquire focus on a …

Aim For The Sun

When one thinks about what constitutes great light to photograph wildlife, early morning and late afternoon comes to mind. The rich golden hues at …

Yellowstone National Park: Bear in mind

After a six-hour drive from Salt Lake City, Utah, we reach ‘Mountain Home’, a VRBO-rented mansion in Montana that’s a two-hour drive from Yellowstone …

Yellowstone Boss Says He's Being Forced Out for Disagreeing With the Trump Administration

(BILLINGS, Mont.) — Yellowstone National Park’s superintendent said Thursday that he’s being forced out as a “punitive action” following …

Yellowstone's Steamboat Geyser Keeps Erupting, and Scientists Aren't Sure Why

An eruption from Steamboat Geyser in Yellowstone National Park is normally a rare sight, but guests were treated to the geothermic show seven times …

Shooting series #2: Big Stopper effect

Explore setting up your camera for a ‘big stopper’ effect with landscapes, as well as exploring stacking in post-production to both enhance and …

How to Photograph Flowers

<i>Image Credit: Amber Fite</i><p>Flowers are abundant in many locations in the spring and summer, making them ideal subjects for photography.<p>But learning how …

Hermitage Point Trail - Grand Teton Hikes

<b>Hermitage Point Trail</b> <br>Includes Heron Pond, Swan Lake and Jackson Lake Overlook <b></b> <br>_______________________________________________________________________<p>…

Moose in Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks

239<p>SHARES<p>This largest member of the deer family loves cold weather and frequents marshy meadows and edges of lakes and streams. About 800 moose …

Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming

18<p>SHARES<p>Grand Teton National Park preserves a spectacular landscape rich with majestic mountains, pristine lakes, and extraordinary wildlife. The …

48 Hours in Grand Teton National Park

0<p>SHARES<p><i>DAY ONE</i><p>Breakfast in the Mural Dining Room<p>Start the day with breakfast at the Mural Dining Room in Jackson Lake Lodge for a delicious breakfast …

Here's the 60 Minutes Show on Celebrated Wildlife Photographer Thomas D. Mangelsen (VIDEO)

Last week we told you about an upcoming segment on 60 Minutes on renowned wildlife photographer Thomas D. Mangelsen. The story aired last night on …

How To Use Histograms

As photographers, we rely so much on our eyes that it’s almost second nature to decide whether a picture is too bright, too dark or just right simply …

Experts warn against baiting, harassing wildlife for Instagram-worthy photos

MONTREAL — While some wildlife photographers dream of that perfect shot of a majestic moose or a swooping snowy owl, some observers say more and more …

Photographing Foxes

This kit nuzzles his mother after a grooming session. As devoted parents, both foxes groom and cuddle with their kits.The red fox (Vulpes vulpes) has …

Tripods and Heads: A Landscape Photographer’s Guide

Say that the sun just set, and you’re trying to take photos of the blue glow that now sits on the horizon. Seems like the perfect backdrop for a …

How to Photograph Backlit Wildlife

<b>LIGHT DIRECTION</b><p>A backlit scene is one where the light source is behind your subject, illuminating the side facing away from you. The alternative is …

Playtime With Momma

Photo By Jennifer Leigh WarnerAnytime that I can get an opportunity to photograph a family dynamic of animals in the wild, I jump at the chance. I …

The Approach To Better Landscape Photos

Pioneer Basin, John Muir Wilderness, Sierra Nevada Mountains, California. Photo by Marc Muench.You are standing atop a ridge looking down as the …

In Birdland with No Camouflage

In this article, I will guide you to the world’s largest northern gannet colony. The Bass Rock (that’s Baah-ss, not the 4 string instrument) is a …

Composition Lessons for Photographing Birds

Mastering Exposure in Camera – 45% Off<p>No more guesswork… no more hoping for the best… no more poorly exposed photographs.<p>For Limited Time …

Nature Photography

The magic of UK summer wildlife: eight species to look out for

Make the most of the warmer weather by heading outdoors to find some of our special summer wildlife, suggests Jamie Wyver of the RSPB<p>Looking forward …

The Ultimate Wildlife Photography Tutorial

In this in-depth Wildlife Photography Tutorial, we put together some of the best material we have published to date on photographing wildlife. Most …

How to Take Interesting Wildlife Images

At least at one point of time in our photography journey, almost all of us want to try our hands on wildlife photography. Be it an attempt to …

When it comes to attracting birds into camera range, nothing is more effective than water. Only a limited number of species come to feeders to eat …