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10 tips to photograph amphibians and reptiles in-situ

10 tips to photograph amphibians and reptiles in-situ
In this article, Chien Lee and I share with you ten tips to improve your chances of creating visually compelling in-situ images of amphibians and reptiles. Read more.

What is this alien amphibian and where does it come from?

What is this alien amphibian and where does it come from?
This might be the scariest creature you can imagine, but it is not an alien, and you will likely never see one. Read more.

Top 10 most bizarre amphibians and reptiles found in Ecuador

Top 10 most bizarre amphibians and reptiles found in Ecuador
In this article, I share with you an illustrated list of the top 10 most bizarre amphibians and reptiles known to occur in Ecuador. Read more.

Fisheye macro photography

Fisheye macro photography of herps using the Sigma 15mm f/2.8 lens
In this article, I share with you 10 tips to create sharp and visually compelling images of amphibians and reptiles using the Sigma 15mm f/2.8 fisheye lens. Read more.

White background photography of reptiles

White background photography of reptiles
In this article, I share with you the techniques, style and ethics behind the process of photographing lizards, snakes and turtles on a white background for the Reptiles of Ecuador book project. Read more.