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Tom Elpel and his dugout canoe, Missouri River, Montana, USA.

July 09, 2019 - Tom Elpel and his dugout canoe travel 2341 river miles from Three Forks Montana to St. Lewis Missouri in about 6 months,...
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Marcel Huijser and his camera equipment on the back of a pickup truck

August 21, 2018 - Marcel Huijser and his camera equipment on the back of a pickup truck, Pantanal, Brazil. This is the setup we used to ph...
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Captive jaguar (Panthera onca), Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

January 02, 2018 - Captive jaguar (Panthera onca), Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil Click here for other jaguar images (wild and captive) Lik...
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Captive jaguar (Panthera onca) approaching, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

December 28, 2017 - Captive jaguar (Panthera onca) approaching, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil Click here for other jaguar images (wild and c...
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Captive jaguar (Panthera onca), Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

December 27, 2017 - Captive jaguar (Panthera onca), Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil Click here for other jaguar images (wild and captive) Lik...
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Capybara (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris) along Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

December 11, 2017 - Capybara (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris) along Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil Click here for other image...
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Red brocket (Mazama americana), Rio Negro, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

December 11, 2017 - Red brocket (Mazama americana), Rio Negro, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil Click here for other images from the Rio Ne...
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Cattle drive, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

December 09, 2017 - Cattle drive between Aquidauana and Barra Mansa along Rio Negro, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil Click here for other im...
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Fazenda Vera Lúcia, Rio Negro, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

December 09, 2017 - Image below: Hemerson, Xavier and ranch hand drinking yerba mate tea, Fazenda Vera Lúcia, Rio Negro, Mato Grosso do Sul,...
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Wattled jacana (Jacana jacana), Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

December 07, 2017 - Wattled jacana (Jacana jacana), Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil Click here for other images from the...
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Ringed kingfisher (Megaceryle torquata), Rio Negro, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

December 06, 2017 - Ringed kingfisher (Megaceryle torquata), Rio Negro, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil Click here for other images from t...
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Capybara (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris), Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

December 05, 2017 - Capybara (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris), Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil Click here for other images fro...
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Rufescent tiger heron (Tigrisoma lineatum) , Rio Negro, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

December 04, 2017 - Rufescent tiger heron (Tigrisoma lineatum), Rio Negro, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil Click here for other images from...
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Yacare caiman (Caiman yacare), Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

November 30, 2017 - Yacare caiman (Caiman yacare), Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil Click here for other images from the R...
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Red-throated piping guan (Pipile cujubi), Rio Negro, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

November 29, 2017 - Red-throated piping guan (Pipile cujubi), Rio Negro, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil Click here for other images from the...
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Neotropical river otter, Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

November 28, 2017 - Neotropical river otter (Lontra longicaudis), Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. Near threatened (IUCN, 20...
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Jaguar crossing river, Rio Negro, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

November 22, 2017 - Jaguar (Panthera onca), Rio Negro, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. This large female jaguar is known to the local ranchers a...
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Jaguar (Panthera onca), Rio Negro, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

November 21, 2017 - Jaguar (Panthera onca), Rio Negro, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. This large female jaguar is known to the local ranchers a...
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Striated heron (Butorides striata), Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

November 20, 2017 - Striated heron (Butorides striata), Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil Click here for other images from...
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Pied plover, or pied lapwing, Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

November 19, 2017 - Pied plover (Vanellus cayanus), or pied lapwing, Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil Click here for oth...
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Capybara (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris), Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

November 18, 2017 - Capybara (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris), Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. This herd ran into the water as w...
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Jabiru (Jabiru mycteria), Rio Negro, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

November 17, 2017 - Jabiru (Jabiru mycteria), Rio Negro, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil Click here for other images from the Rio Negro in the...
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Giant river otter, Rio Negro, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

November 16, 2017 - Giant river otter (Pteronura brasiliensis) Rio Negro, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. Endangered (IUCN, 2017) Click here...
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Crowded crocs: Yacare caiman (Caiman yacare), Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

November 04, 2017 - Yacare caiman (Caiman yacare), Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil Click here for other images from the...
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Neotropic cormorant (Phalacrocorax brasilianus), Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

October 30, 2017 - Neotropic cormorant (Phalacrocorax brasilianus), Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil Click here for oth...
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Capybara (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris) yawning, Rio Negro, Pantanal, Brazil

October 30, 2017 - Capybara (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris) yawning, Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil Click here for other im...
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Giant river otters resting on beach, Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

October 29, 2017 - Giant river otters (Pteronura brasiliensis), Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. Endangered (IUCN, 2017) T...
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Giant river otter (Pteronura brasiliensis), Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

October 28, 2017 - Giant river otter (Pteronura brasiliensis), Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. Endangered (IUCN, 2017)....
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Giant river otter (Pteronura brasiliensis), Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

October 26, 2017 - Giant river otter (Pteronura brasiliensis), Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. Endangered (IUCN, 2017)...
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Southern tamandua (Tamandua tetradactyla), Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

October 25, 2017 - Southern tamandua (Tamandua tetradactyla), Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil Click here for other ima...
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Sunset, Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

October 24, 2017 - Sunset, Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil Click here for other images from the Rio Negro in the Pantana...
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South American tapir, Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. Vulnerable (IUCN, 2017)

October 23, 2017 - South American tapir (Tapirus terrestris), Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. Vulnerable (IUCN, 2017) C...
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White-lipped peccary (Tayassu pecari), Rio Negro, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

October 22, 2017 - White-lipped peccary (Tayassu pecari), Rio Negro, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. Vulnerable (IUCN, 2017) Click here fo...
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Looking for wildlife on the Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

August 10, 2016 - Looking for wildlife on the Rio Negro, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil
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Departing the Pantanal in a convoy of 4 Mitsubishi vehicles, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

July 26, 2016 - Departing the Pantanal in a convoy of four Mitsubishi 4x4 vehicles, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. The experienced drivers...
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Crossing a stream, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

July 25, 2016 - Crossing a stream on a dirt road, Mitsubishi 4x4, L200 Triton Savana, on wildlife expedition to the Pantanal, Mato Gross...
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Flooded dirt road, Mitsubishi 4x4, L200 Triton Savana, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

July 24, 2016 - Flooded dirt road, Mitsubishi 4x4, L200 Triton Savana, on wildlife expedition to the Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazi...
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Driving the Mitsubishi in the Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

July 23, 2016 - Mitsubishi 4x4, L200 Triton Savana, on wildlife expedition to the Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. Click here fo...
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Mitsubishi 4x4, L200 Triton Savana, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil.

July 23, 2016 - Mitsubishi 4x4, L200 Triton Savana, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. Click here for other images of the Pantanal...
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Looking for wildlife, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

July 22, 2016 - Image below: Fernanda Abra looks for wildlife. We used the Mitsubishi 4x4, L200 Triton Savana for our travels to spot wi...
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Life in the Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

July 22, 2016 - Image below: Sônia Delborgo opens the first gate of the day. Images below: a camp fire helps to keep the mosquitoes a...
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Researchers at work: Peter Crawshaw calls in jaguar, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

July 21, 2016 - Peter Crawshaw uses a hollow gourd ("esturrador" in Portuguese) to mimic the sound of a jaguar, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do...
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Our camp in the Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

July 21, 2016 - Our camp in the Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil Foreground: Solar panels to power camera batteries, flashlights an...
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Loading up before heading into the Pantanal

July 21, 2016 - This is where we leave the pavement. The twin towns of Aquidauana and Anastácio form the "Portal do Pantanal" ("gate to...
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Road ecology blog: Yacare caiman (Caiman yacare) on dirt road

July 20, 2016 - Road ecology blog: Yacare caiman (Caiman yacare) on dirt road with our Mitsubishi 4x4 L200 Triton Savana in the backgrou...
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Road ecology blog: the dirt roads of the Pantanal

July 19, 2016 - The Pantanal is the world's largest tropical wetland. It has incredible biodiversity and wildlife is relatively easy to...
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The making of the muskoxen images: Niels Kooyman drags his sled up a steep slope

March 15, 2016 - The making of the muskoxen images: Niels Kooyman drags his sled up a steep slope, Dovrefjell, Norway. Click here to...
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Marcel Huijser and Niels Kooyman haul the sleds to second camp, Dovrefjell, Norway

March 14, 2016 - Marcel Huijser and Niels Kooyman haul the sleds to second camp, Dovrefjell, Norway. Click here to view more images of...
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The making of the muskoxen images: Marcel Huijser and Niels Kooyman drag the sleds

March 13, 2016 - The making of the muskoxen images: Marcel Huijser and Niels Kooyman drag the sleds to second camp, Dovrefjell, Norway....
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The making of the muskoxen images: Having hot drinks and discussing distant muskoxen

March 12, 2016 - The making of the muskoxen images: Having hot drinks and discussing distant muskoxen before moving camp, Dovrefjell, Nor...
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The making of the muskoxen images: tent life

March 11, 2016 - The making of the muskoxen images: tent life. Winter camping is not exactly easy and everything takes much much longer t...
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The making of the muskoxen images: First camp, Dovrefjell, Norway

March 10, 2016 - The making of the muskoxen images: First camp, Dovrefjell, Norway Image below: Niels Kooyman at first camp, Dovrefjell,...
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Packing up the sleds before entering Dovrefjell for 8 days to photograph the muskoxen

March 06, 2016 - Packing up the sleds before entering Dovrefjell National Park for 8 days to photograph the muskoxen, Norway. Click here...
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Van on tricky road section covered in ice, Norway

March 05, 2016 - Van on tricky road section covered in ice, Norway. We drove up this road section without stopping first. If we would hav...
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The making of the muskoxen images: Marcel Huijser in snow camo

March 04, 2016 - The making of the muskoxen (Ovibos moschatus) images: Marcel Huijser in snow camo, Dovrefjell National Park, Norway. Man...
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Brazilian wildflowers: Canela-de-ema, Parque Nacional da Serra da Canastra, Minas Gerais

January 14, 2015 - Brazilian wildflowers: Canela-de-ema (Vellozia sp.) flowers after a fire, Parque Nacional da Serra da Canastra, Minas Ge...
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Road ecology blog: The road between São Roque de Minas and Canastra

January 14, 2015 - The road between São Roque de Minas and Parque Nacional da Serra da Canastra, Minas Gerais, Brazil. The road is in poor...
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Travel: Our transportation in Parque Nacional da Serra da Canastra, Minas Gerais, Brazil

January 10, 2015 - Travel: Our transportation in Parque Nacional da Serra da Canastra, Minas Gerais, Brazil The Land Rover Defender from M...
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Parque Nacional das Emas

December 19, 2014 - Many thanks to Marcos and Ana Luzia from Pousada do Glória and Joel Jesus Silva and Karolyne Rodrigues from Adventure Se...
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Road ecology blog: Erosion along a dirt road, Minas Gerais, Brazil

November 26, 2014 - Road ecology blog: Erosion along a dirt road, near São Roque de Minas, Minas Gerais, Brazil Click here for more images...
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Road ecology blog: The dirt road between São Roque de Minas and Serra da Canastra

November 13, 2014 - The road between São Roque de Minas and Parque Nacional da Serra da Canastra, Minas Gerais, Brazil. The road is in poor...
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An amazing wildlife adventure in Canastra National Park, Brazil

November 11, 2014 - Text by Bethanie Walder “I’m 81 years old, Marcel, I know my limitations…” Piet told Marcel Friday evening, as we desce...
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Researchers: Jean Pierre Santos (Instituto Pró-carnívoros) and Marcello (Canastra 4x4)

November 05, 2014 - Researchers: Jean Pierre Santos from Instituto Pró-carnívoros (The Institute for the Conservation of Neotropical Carnivo...
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Bethanie Walder, Piet Huijser and Marcel Huijser on the maned wolf expedition

November 02, 2014 - The making of the maned wolf images: Bethanie Walder, Piet Huijser and Marcel Huijser on the maned wolf expedition, Parq...
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The making of the pygmy rabbit images: Camping out in the sagebrush sea, Montana, USA

June 10, 2014 - The making of the pygmy rabbit images: Camping out in the sagebrush sea under the moon in the high desert of southwest M...
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The making of the muskoxen images. Niels Kooijman pulls his sled, Dovrefjell, Norway

April 11, 2014 - The making of the muskoxen images. Niels Kooijman pulls his Fjellpulken sled, Dovrefjell National Park, Norway. Click h...
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The making of the muskoxen images, Niels Kooijman, Dovrefjell National Park, Norway

April 10, 2014 - The making of the muskoxen images, Niels Kooijman in action in Dovrefjell National Park, Norway. Click here to view mor...
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The making of the muskoxen images, My solar charger, Dovrefjell National Park, Norway

April 06, 2014 - The making of the muskoxen images, My Voltaic Amp Solar Charger to recharge camera batteries, Dovrefjell National Park,...
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The making of the muskoxen images, Niels Kooijman with photo equipment, Dovrefjell, Norway

April 02, 2014 - The making of the muskoxen images, Niels Kooijman with photo equipment, Dovrefjell National Park, Norway. Click here to...
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The making of the muskoxen images, Marcel Huijser photographing muskoxen, Norway

March 30, 2014 - The making of the muskoxen images, Marcel Huijser photographing muskoxen (Ovibos moschatus), Dovrefjell National Park, N...
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Niels Kooijman on the ridge at base camp, Dovrefjell National Park, Norway

March 30, 2014 - The making of the muskoxen images, Niels Kooijman on the ridge at base camp, Dovrefjell National Park, Norway. Click he...
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The making of the muskoxen images, Base camp, Dovrefjell National Park, Norway

March 28, 2014 - The making of the muskoxen images, Base camp, Dovrefjell National Park, Norway. Cold and windy conditions at base camp.
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The making of the muskoxen images: the French film crew

March 26, 2014 - The making of the muskoxen images: the French film crew. You never know how a day will go or who you will meet. On the...
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The making of the muskoxen images. Niels Kooijman and Marcel Huijser, Dovrefjell, Norway

March 24, 2014 - The making of the muskoxen images. Niels Kooijman and Marcel Huijser, Dovrefjell National Park, Norway. This is on the s...
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The making of the muskoxen images, Niels Kooijman scans the slopes for muskoxen, Norway.

March 24, 2014 - The making of the muskoxen images, Niels Kooijman scans the slopes for muskoxen (Ovibos moschatus) between camp 2 and ba...
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Base camp after a snow storm, Dovrefjell National Park, Norway

March 22, 2014 - The making of the muskoxen images. Base camp after a snow storm, Dovrefjell National Park, Norway. The sleds are almost...
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European wildlife: Our first muskoxen tracks and pellets, Dovrefjell National Park, Norway

March 20, 2014 - European wildlife: Our first muskoxen (Ovibos moschatus) tracks and pellets of the trip, Dovrefjell National Park, Norwa...
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Melting snow for cooking and drinking water, camp 1, Dovrefjell National Park, Norway

March 17, 2014 - The making of the muskoxen images, Melting snow for cooking and drinking water, camp 1, Dovrefjell National Park, Norway...
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The making of the muskoxen images, Niels Kooijman puts on his boots

March 16, 2014 - The making of the muskoxen images, camp 2, Dovrefjell National Park, Norway, Niels Kooijman puts on his boots, camp 2, D...
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The making of the muskoxen images: Camp 2, Dovrefjell National Park, Norway

March 13, 2014 - The making of the muskoxen images: Camp 2, Dovrefjell National Park, Norway. I joined my friend and fellow photographer...
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Travel: Introduction to the team for wildlife viewing and photographing in Mongolia

March 20, 2013 - Travel: Introduction to the team. We partnered with Nomadic Journeys for a tailored wildlife viewing and photographing t...
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