We go to extremes to get many shots that others can't get. Our work frequently involves the construction of towers and blinds to 'get where the action is.' Regardless of the work involved, the safety and well-being of our subjects is always paramount.
WildNaturePhotos, LLC, is an Arizona-based company run by photographers Rich and Margie Wagner that produces world-class imagery of wildlife, nature and environmental subjects.
Rich and Margie's film/digital image collection represents a combined 35+ years of field work, with an emphasis on the natural history of birds, reptiles and other venomous animals, the Sonoran Desert, and Central and South America. They are also digital imaging and color management specialists, so you can be sure that the image you license will look terrific in reproduction.
Rich and Margie's first book, Tread Lightly: Venomous and Poisonous Animals of the Southwest, is currently available through your favorite bookstore or on Amazon!
WildNaturePhotos is pleased and proud to represent the photographic work of Ron Austing, Greg Smith, Helen & Noel Snyder, and Narca Moore-Craig.
Ron Austing is an internationally renowned photographer best known for his photography of birds of prey and neotropical migrant songbirds. He was also the official photographer for the Cincinnati Zoo, as well as a Park Ranger and Wildlife Manager for the Hamilton Country Parks in Ohio. His work has been published in thousands of articles in publications such as National Geographic, Audubon, Birder's World, Ranger Rick, National Wildlife, and countless others.
Greg Smith worked as a biologist for the State of California for 16 years before taking on the role of Superintendent of the Coastal Sector. His photographic interests are diverse, and range from pelagic birds to the wildlife of tropical rain forests.
Helen and Noel Snyder are noted biologists/photographers who previously led the California Condor Endangered Species Recovery Program and the Arizona Thick-billed Parrot Reintroduction Program. They are the authors of numerous books on raptors. Their current photographic work focuses mostly on their passion for raptors and butterflies.
Narca Moore-Craig is a biologist/ naturalist and artist/photographer who for the past 20 years has guided birding and natural history tours on 6 continents. Her illustrations have graced the pages of the following books: The Travails of Two Woodpeckers: Ivory-bills & Imperials, Raptors of North America, A Natural History of the Sonoran Desert, A Birder's Guide to Southeast Arizona, and many others.
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