Via Piotr’s excellent blog, The Smaller Majority: During the last few days I was supposed to be a member of a team of photographers and scientists, whose job was to document the biodiversity of animals and plants of the Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado. This event, organized and sponsored by the National Park Service and National Geographic Society, aims to bring together scientists, naturalists, students, and all people interested in nature, to create a snapshot of the incredible [...]
A quick overview on how Meet Your Neighbours co-founder Clay Bolt photographs grasshoppers and other insects for the project.
How to make field studio photographs by MYN co-founder Niall Benvie If you’d like to shoot for Meet Your Neighbours, find out here how to make the photographs. It’s not easy but with a little practice you’ll master the technique. But a little bit of background first. When I started to research the lineage of this style, I turned in the first instance to respected American photographer Susan Middleton. She and her collaborator David Liittschwager have produced a number of [...]