Entries in the ‘Articles’

Winter Solstice – Embrace The Light

Filed in Articles, Photography Tips on Dec.02, 2016

As we now officially enter the season of winter there are few greater opportunities for dramatic lighting within your photographs than a good winter’s day. It can be an amazing time of the year to see and photograph wildlife where the winter light will add a great deal of impact to your images.

Craig Jones Wildlife Photography


Read full post

Hi Key Photography – My Tips

Filed in Articles, Photography Tips on Nov.05, 2016

Intentionally overexposing a photograph can create a fascinating image that tells a beautiful story. High key photography can be achieved very simply by adjusting your camera settings.Everything you need to know about High-key photography is actually in the name.

Craig Jones Wildlife Photography


Read full post

National Geographic Magazine

Filed in Articles, In the Press on Oct.25, 2016

A wonderful article illustrated by my images covering the work of Panut Hadisiswoyo, Director of OIC in Sumatra is published in November’s issue of National Geographic magazine. Telling the story of how the critically endangered Sumatran Orangutans are trafficked and sold as pets.

national-geographic - Craig Jones Wildlife Photography

national-geographic - Craig Jones Wildlife Photography


Read full post

The Direction of Light

Filed in Articles, Photography Tips on Sep.12, 2016

Dawn and Dusk are truly the best times for light that often yield the most pleasing conditions in which to photograph in. With the season now changing from Summer into Autumn, and Winter this will offer you a softer, more angled light which can offer the photographer endless opportunities for dramatic images of wildlife.

Craig Jones Wildlife Photography


Read full post

Red Grouse-Entrusted Into Our Care

Filed in Articles, Places Of Interest, Workshops on Aug.18, 2016

They live in and among some of the harshest environments in the UK, once a year the heather there turns this wonderful colour, showing off the moorland habitat to its best. A true specialist of this environment, the Red Grouse is cruelty killed each year, forced from the ground by beaters, taking off in a blind panic and into the guns of paid shooters from a day they name the “Glorious Twelfth

Craig Jones Wildlife Photography


Read full post

100th Pygmy Hog Release – Part of History

Filed in Articles, Charities, Places Of Interest on Jul.07, 2016

Last month I spent two weeks in the province of Assam in North-eastern India to cover the 100th Pygmy Hog release for Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust that are based in Jersey. The work being done to save this critically endangered species was just amazing to witness and be part of. The following images show you some of the amazing things I witnessed during this incredible trip.

Craig Jones Wildlife Photography


Read full post

National Badger Week 2016

Filed in Articles, Charities, Events on Jun.08, 2016

During national Badger week up and down the country there are lots of events being staged that you can attend. I’m pleased to announce that I’m doing a talk as part of one event in Stafford where all money goes to the trust that try and fight for our native Badgers that live below us and come into our world when weve gone to bed.

NBW


Read full post