Interviews
Tom Mangelsen’s Last Great Wild Places

Tom Mangelsen’s Last Great Wild Places

Tom Mangelsen. Although he is counted among the world’s greatest wildlife photographers, you may not know his name. But I bet you’ll recognize his work. Especially this one: titled Catch of the Day, it’s one of the most widely circulated and published wildlife photographs in history.   Films, like Disney’s Lion, Chimpanzee and Bear movies,...
Tina Welling on Writing Wild [Interview]

Tina Welling on Writing Wild [Interview]

Tina Welling and I met for a cup of Goddess tea at a popular restaurant in her hometown of Jackson Hole, Wyoming. I was a little nervous – this being the author of one of my favorite books : Writing Wild, whose pages in my copy are dog-eared, highlighted, and trimmed with skinny colorful post-its.   Dressed in three...
Buddhist Monk Photographer joSon [interview]

Buddhist Monk Photographer joSon [interview]

“In all things in nature there is something of the marvelous.” That’s a quote from Aristotle but could just as easily been from today’s guest at SavingWild.  joSon is a Buddhist, former Monk, Photographer whose images and answers to my questions reveal his mystical, spiritual, and quiet way of seeing the natural world. I thought...
Boyd Varty's Cathedral of the Wild

Boyd Varty’s Cathedral of the Wild

“When all the animals are gone, man will die of a great loneliness of spirit.” Chief Seattle quote taken from my interview with author Boyd Varty. Cathedral of the Wild is Boyd’s newly released memoir about growing up in the African bush- alongside elephants, lions, and hyenas- and his unique connection to the natural world. ...
Interview with Lori Robinson

Interview with Lori Robinson

A quick post to let you know about an interview I did which I hope you will find inspiring.    Interview with Lori Robinson, conservationist, lover of all things wild, founder of SavingWild.com by Annabel Ruffell on her wonderful site – Journey for Earth.  For her interview with me, I loved the questions Annabel asked, starting...
Best Kenya Safari Guide Books

Best Kenya Safari Guide Books

Best Kenya Safari Guide Books Last February while in the Masai Mara region of Kenya I had the pleasure of spending an evening with Vicki and Adam Kennedy, the authors of the Kenya Safari Guide Books: Animals of the Masai Mara, and Birds of the Masai Mara. Many people, including myself, dream of living and working in the...