Wild And Exposed Podcast

Wild And Exposed Podcast

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The Wildlife Photography & Outdoor Adventure Podcast


Wildlife Photography Questions and Pro Tips Part II
Nov 27 • 96 min
Join us for MORE fan questions this week as the guys pick up where they left off in response to listener questions and sharing what experience has taught us from the field. Learn what it takes to create an image that sells and what makes a caribou’s…
Your Photography Questions, Our Answers, Tips, Tricks and Hacks!
Nov 19 • 73 min
Michael, Mark and Ron dial it in to focus on a batch of great listener questions in this week’s tips, tricks, and hacks podcast! Listen in as the guys answer your questions from camera gear, camera settings, shooting technique, travel tips, image editing,…
Travel to the Edge of the North American Wilderness!
Nov 12 • 83 min
Tune in for highlight reel stories and gear tests from Mark’s latest adventures! Fresh off his fall wildlife photography expeditions that began in the picturesque Rocky Mountains then pivoted to the raw and rugged tundra of remote Newfoundland, Mark…
Information Overload with Award Winning Avian Photographer, Gerrit Vyn!
Nov 5 • 53 min
Award winning Avian photographer/cinematographer, Gerrit Vyn of the Cornell Lab of Ornithology joins Michael and Ron to discuss the use of photo blinds and going the extra mile to ensure that the subject always comes first. Gerrit shares methods employed…
The Mirrorless Revolution with “Sports Illustrated” photographer Darren Carroll!”
Oct 29 • 74 min
The mirrorless camera revolution is here! Listen in as Michael, Mark and Ron, learn the new go-to setup for career action “Sports Illustrated” photographer Darren Carroll. Hear why Darren switched 100% to Sony and why he feels that the mirrorless…
Making Money with Photography
Oct 22 • 104 min
Listen in as Rick and Libby, with MooseMan Nature Photography describe a new adventure they discovered, when stumbling upon a bobcat den. Rick and Libby also share information on how you can make a living on photography alone as well as the many reasons…
Youth Photographer of the Year!
Oct 17 • 30 min
Ron sits down with Nature’s Best Youth photographer of the Year, Isaac Spotts where the two discuss Isaac’s passion for wildlife and the drive that it takes to find success. Isaac explains the lengths one must go to in order to “Get the Shot”!!
Fall Into the Rut_Wildlife Photography In the Field
Oct 4 • 68 min
Leaving off from the last episode, “The Importance of Copywriting, Watermarking, and Camera Technology”, Michael, Mark and Ron catch up, continuing their conversation discussing photographing in the field and the enjoyment of meeting new wildlife…
The Importance of Copywriting, Watermarking and New Camera Technology !
Oct 1 • 75 min
Michael, Mark, and Ron catch up and discuss all the new camera technology the importance of watermarking and copywriting your images.
Photography, The Driving Force to Live In A Van!
Sep 24 • 63 min
Sitting down in Alaska with Michael, are wildlife photographers, Kate, and Adam Rice. Originally from Northern Minnesota, the couple sold all their belongings to build a van in which would become their new home and travel in search of all things wild.…
Wild About Tours!
Sep 17 • 82 min
Todays show we have Shayne McGuire, an internationally recognized and published photographer, and credentialed teacher in commercial photography. Shayne shares her experience and knowledge of photography that will have you wanting to sign up for a tour…
Summer Moose Mania!
Sep 10 • 32 min
Join Michael and Mark as they highlight their adventure photographing & filming moose on an epic mid-summer trip!
Alaskan Mountain Wildlife Photography, Tips Through the Seasons!
Sep 3 • 59 min
Michael and Mark record a podcast on a mountainside with Alaskan photographer and Dall sheep specialist Jerry Herrod.
Filming The Alaska Salmon Run and Bears!
Aug 27 • 65 min
Michael, Ron, and Mark take us on an adventure to the Kenai Peninsula and share their behind the scenes efforts to film the salmon run and bears. Listen in to their first attempts at underwater photography!
3 Days Filming the Incredible Kenai Fjords!
Aug 20 • 67 min
Hear all about the Wild and Exposed Podcast team’s voyage at sea as they encounter an abundance of marine wildlife and breathtaking coastal landscapes throughout the Kenai Fjords region of Alaska!
Camera Trapping And More With Ron Niebrugge!
Aug 13 • 70 min
Michael, Ron, and Mark visit talented nature photographer Ron Niebrugge at his home in Seward, Alaska. Listen in as Ron highlights his experiences from the past year as well as discussing his latest specialty - camera trapping! Ron also shares his…
Alaska Summer Wilderness Adventures With Shawn James.
Aug 6 • 60 min
Michael Mauro and Mark Raycroft of the Wild and Exposed Podcast team, are joined by special guest Shawn James of the myselfreliance YouTube channel, as they discuss their 2-week summer Alaska Wildlife Adventure. This episode was recorded from a wilderness…
Adventures of A Charter Boat Captain From Seward, Alaska!
Aug 1 • 49 min
Join the Wild and Exposed Podcast team out at sea as they hear firsthand what it’s like to be a boat captain, from Bill Bruner, owner of Seward Charters. Bill reveals many treasures and entertaining tales from the Kenai Fjords region of Alaska!
WILDERNESS CABIN ADVENTURE AND ALASKA TRIP PREPARATIONS!
Jul 23 • 84 min
Mark visits Shawn James of the super-popular YouTube channel “myselfreliance” at his remote wilderness cabin. Listen in as they discuss wildlife photography and make plans for their upcoming Alaskan adventure!
7 Week Solo Canoe Adventure!
Jul 18 • 32 min
Join the team as they hear about Tim Irvin’s remote 7-week solo canoe trip through the remote wilderness of Nunavut, Canada. The wildlife encounters and story will keep you on the edge of your seat!
Spirit Bears and Beyond!
Jul 16 • 85 min
Join the gang as we invite wildlife photographer, ecologist, writer, and outdoor adventurer, Tim Irvin onto the show to share insights and stories from his years working in the world-renowned Great Bear Rainforest!
Wildlife Photography as a Healing Tool.
Jul 9 • 87 min
Landscape, Sport and Wildlife photographer, Scott Wilson talks about moving to Colorado from the UK, and how photography has become a vessel of positive healing power during his serious health challenges.
Graduating with a Degree in Film & Photography in 2019!
Jul 2 • 128 min
This week we sit down with Dale Evans as he shares his experience studying, filmmaking, and photography at college, as well as his passion for the outdoors and talent in the field.
Ron ‘s Wild Yellowstone Adventure
Jun 25 • 113 min
Making Memories in Yellowstone! Ron travels to this gem of the west to tweak his DSLR videographer skills by filming Harlequin ducks in action. Ron will have you rolling in the aisles as he recounts his predawn glamping mishap! Tune in and hear about this…
Road Trip North
Jun 18 • 90 min
Catching up with Michael and Missy, as they take us through their adventures, trial and tribulations while driving from Denver, Colorado to Anchorage Alaska.
Technical Wildlife Photography
Jun 11 • 85 min
On location in the Northern Rockies, Michael catches up with photographers, Harlan Cooper and Jason Loftus. The trio discuss the technical aspects of “Getting the Shot”, including the art of reading behavior of light and your subject in order to position…
How to Build a Portfolio BY FOCUSING on One Species!
Jun 8 • 91 min
Mark, Michael, and Ron, discuss in detail, the strategies to starting their careers in wildlife photography by focusing on one species and building a portfolio that depicts all of the seasonal changes and behaviors of their animal of choice.
The Ultimate Road Trip Adventure
May 28 • 77 min
Launching into the Spring Season , We are getting into the field, Michael and Missy, who are starting off by hitting the road and taking the ultimate road trip adventure from Colorado to Alaska.
Photographing Wildlife On A Budget
May 21 • 80 min
This weeks podcast we are sharing ideas, insights and perspectives of making the most of your back yard without planning a grand trip across the continent , getting great images, and having fun close to home without breaking the bank.
My Self Reliance with Shawn James
May 8 • 100 min
Our guest this week is Shawn James a Canadian outdoorsman, photographer, self-reliance educator, blogger and freelance writer for Ontario Tourism and outdoor magazines. In 2017 he began building a log cabin in the Canadian woods without power tools and…
Catching Up With Charles Glatzer, Canon Explorer of Light
Apr 30 • 57 min
Michael and Ron catch up with Charles Glatzer to hear about his latest adventures, leading his workshops to some of this planets most amazing destinations and to discuss his take on the Canon EOS R body.
Arctic Wildlife Tours
Apr 23 • 75 min
If you dream of photographing in the arctic, Norwegian photographer, Svein Wik shares his encounters and expeditions in the unique Arctic archipelago, of Svalbard photographing polar bears, arctic foxes, walruses and many other creatures. Learn how you…
Eagle Photography Expedition Wrap Up
Apr 18 • 87 min
Mark finally gets a chance to talk with Michael and Ron about Homer, AK and the eagle photography adventure.
Homer, Alaska - Photo and Recreation Destination
Apr 9 • 43 min
Join Michael and Ron as the learn, firsthand from Captain Curt Jackson, about the amazing destination that is Homer, Alaska!
Alaska Eagle Photography - #2
Apr 7 • 55 min
Michael and Ron discuss the differences between shooting video and photos…specifically with eagles in Alaska.
Alaska Eagle Photography - #1
Apr 6 • 48 min
Michael and Ron travel to Homer, Alaska to film bald eagles. They spend time discussing the first few days and what they have been able to photograph.
Dynamic Wildlife Behavior
Mar 27 • 104 min
Static images and portraits have their place, but learn to create images that tell a story and reveal behavior for the greatest impact. The guys each highlight four wildlife scenarios that they look for when they are in the field, why and how they capture…
Underwater Photography in Mexico with Jorge Hauser
Mar 19 • 70 min
Jorge Hauser shares his adrenaline charged pelagic adventures and the stories behind several of Mexico’s most popular eco-tourism destinations.
Wildlife Photography and Workshops
Mar 13 • 104 min
Is taking a photo tour or workshop on your bucket list? Wild and Exposed have some plans up their sleeve and are letting you in on some upcoming adventures.
Travel Tips For the Photographer
Feb 22 • 101 min
Tips, tricks and hacks for the photographers on the go. This podcast is full of helpful ideas and information to make your traveling easier and less stressful.
HITTING the Road RV-STYLE With Professional Photographer Dawn Wilson.
Feb 12 • 86 min
Are you ready for a road trip? Do you long for adventure where the highway ends in wilderness? If so, this podcast is for you! Listen in, as Ron and Mark are joined by talented photographer and writer, Dawn Wilson. Hear about her inspirational career…
Adventures In the Far North of Churchill Manitoba, Canada With Joe Desjardins
Feb 5 • 77 min
This podcast will have you saving your pennies and packing your bags. Red Fox, Cross Fox, Arctic Fox and Polar Bears, Oh My!! Churchill Canada is a must do trip, located on the shores of Hudson Bay. Hear what you need and what to expect when photographing…
Best of Alaska!
Jan 30 • 88 min
Michael, Mark and Ron each pull a favorite day of photographing in Alaska from their memory banks and share the exciting adventures of each trip. Also in this podcast, Mark shares he just recently used a tripod, signed up for Facebook and experimented…
Pro Tip Extravaganza!
Jan 24 • 100 min
We’re breaking the mold! This podcast is full of tips, tricks, and hacks! Listen in and hear fifteen great pro tips as Michael, Mark and Ron each share some important things to think about from setting up your camera to light in the field and much, much…
Comparisons Between Shooting Stills and Video In The Real World
Jan 16 • 93 min
More and more people are moving to video. Learn what it takes, what to look for and how it compares to taking still photos. As an extra bonus, Michael walks us through in how to make a fun clip using your video’s or stills in iMovie.
Reflecting back on 2018
Jan 8 • 103 min
The guys revisit first year as a podcast team. Listen in as they discuss the trials and tribulations, fun and success out in the field.
A Landscape Photographer’s View
Dec 30, 2018 • 73 min
Nick Page talks about landscape photography and how to implement it more into your environmental portraits of wildlife.
Dive Deeper Into Wildlife Video
Dec 19, 2018 • 101 min
Mark is intrigued with video and gets more than his questions answered when Michael and Doug share and compare video cameras.
BigHorn Sheep Documentary In Progress
Dec 12, 2018 • 80 min
Go behind the scenes and listen in on Doug’s exciting adventure as he collects footage for his new wild sheep documentary!
Wildlife Photographers Are Finding Big Things In Small Packages!
Dec 5, 2018 • 71 min
Immediately flags went up and questions came to mind when a newsflash hit social media this week that a colleague, another professional photographer made the announcement that he was selling his Nikon D850 in favor of the FujiFilm XT3 mirrorless camera.…
Joe Johnson-Really Right Stuff
Nov 28, 2018 • 61 min
The guys sit down with CEO Joseph M. Johnson, Sr. of Really Right stuff, and talk about some cool things the company is doing, new products they are coming out with and the excitement of the company’s new Utah location.
Autumn Photography in the Colorado Rockies
Nov 20, 2018 • 89 min
Michael and Ron head to the Colorado Rockies during the end of the elk rut and many adventures unfold when they come across a variety of large mammals.
Interview with Jason Loftus
Nov 13, 2018 • 55 min
Michael and Ron sit down with Jason Loftus and talk about wildlife photography and how you can photograph your whole life and still not learn everything there is to know; and the challenges you can face while out in the field.
Mark’s NEWFOUNDLAND Adventure
Nov 6, 2018 • 79 min
Marks descriptions and stories of Newfoundland will have you wanting to book your next vacation. Mark shares his experiences tracking moose and Barren- ground caribou in the beautiful country of Newfoundland, Canada, and shares interesting facts and…
Missy captures the Shot of Alaska Trip
Oct 31, 2018 • 55 min
Mark has to leave the group in Alaska for his next adventure in Newfoundland; but Michael, Ron and Missy share the rest of their adventures in Central Alaska. Michael and Ron get their steps in hiking for moose, and capture some epic rutting behavior.…
Looking For Caribou and Moose In Central Alaska
Oct 23, 2018 • 62 min
Mark and Tyler start the trip by finding a few caribou and moose to film.
Mark and Ron’s Crackerjack, Wildlife Adventure In Central Alaska
Oct 3, 2018 • 60 min
Mark and Ron share their iconic experience hiking up steep mountain sides in search of Dall Sheep and what it takes in order to photograph these agile creatures.
An Interview with Alaska’s Moose Researcher - Dr. Vic Van Ballenberghe
Sep 10, 2018 • 69 min
Join Mark and Michael as they sit down with Dr. Vic Van Ballenberghe to hear about the fascinating career of Alaska’s longest standing Moose Researcher. The details of his studies, field observations, and encounters that span more than 3 decades in wild…
Doug Gardner shares his adventures filming in the swamps
Sep 2, 2018 • 83 min
Hear Doug’s stories from building a two story platform, wading in swamps, building a boat with hydraulic legs, finding tree cavities and fighting off predators to protect the duck nests.
Canon Explorer of Light, “Charles Glatzer” shares his stories
Aug 22, 2018 • 81 min
Since founding Shoot the Light in the mid-nineties, Chas has cemented his place in the world as one of the top wildlife photographers working today. Charles Glatzer, Chas) is a Canon Explorer of Light, world-renowned photographer for more than 32 years is…
Michael Has An Assignment - Fishing with Bears
Aug 2, 2018 • 46 min
Ron catches up with Michael and Mark to hear about their adventure to the Kenai Peninsula in south-central Alaska. The primary goal of this summertime trip into wilderness was to try to film bears and fishermen sharing a river during the sockeye salmon…
3 Amazing Bear Destinations
Jul 28, 2018 • 60 min
We go behind the scenes for a guide’s experience and perspective. Conservation Biologist Lindsey Dewart shares her adventures after many years of working as a wilderness guide. Her wealth of knowledge and experience shine through in this interview where…
Behind The Scenes with One of Alaska’s Best Wildlife Photographers
Jul 22, 2018 • 93 min
Ron’s firsthand adventures with Alaskan wildlife including: Caribou, Brown Bears, and Whales plus a bonus segment featuring desert wildlife on his property near Tuscon, AZ.
In Search of Mountain Goats
Jul 15, 2018 • 64 min
Ron takes us along on his trip to the high altitude country of Colorado to photograph the mountain goats and bighorn sheep that call this sheer landscape home. The weather elements and baby animal activity made for a surprisingly successful shoot where…
Whales and Otters near Seward, AK
Jul 9, 2018 • 41 min
Seward Sea Otter photo expedition turns into Humpback Bubble Net Feeding photo shoot.
Lake Clark NP, Alaska Photo Expedition
Jul 9, 2018 • 61 min
Mark and Ron interview Michael and Missy about their recent photo/filming expedition to Lake Clark NP, AK
Day 7 thru 9 - Canadian Rockies
Jul 9, 2018 • 74 min
We wrap up the last three days of our photo adventure
Day 6 - Canadian Rockies - with Luke Vander Vennen
Jul 9, 2018 • 82 min
Discussion with Luke Vander Vennen. Wildlife Biologist. Government of Alberta. Peace River,. Alberta.
Day 5 - Canadian Rockies - with Eric Brewer
Jul 9, 2018 • 57 min
Eric tells us about his highlight wildlife experiences over the last 30 years.
Day 4 - Canadian Rockies
Jul 9, 2018 • 46 min
Spending time sitting, waiting, watching and filming. Being patient in the field.
Day 3 - Canadian Rockies
Jul 9, 2018 • 79 min
Mark and Ron found a spruce grouse to film Michael talks about filming coyote pups at the den using the pre-record function of the RED Camera Ron discusses filming at the eagle nest
Day 2 - Canadian Rockies
Jul 9, 2018 • 30 min
Mark and Ron discuss seeing several sets of triplet cubs of the year, their behavior as cubs and the rarity of all cubs being the same color.
Day 1 - Canadian Rockies
Jul 9, 2018 • 51 min
Ron shares his first impressions of being in the Northern Rockies of Alberta. Mark talks about photographing in early June and the challenges of the longer days and constant weather changes. Michael and Mark discuss the moose population and the chances of…
Wyoming - Day 5
Jul 9, 2018 • 38 min
We had huge success filming Sharptail Grouse on one of Ron’s secret leks. The perfect day, a light dusting of snow and lots of birds!
Wyoming - DAY 4 - SAGE AND SHARPTAIL GROUSE
Jul 8, 2018 • 39 min
Wyoming Photo Expedition - Day 4 - Today was a great day! Made it out the door in complete darkness and got to the sage grouse lek in ample time.
Wyoming - Day 3 - Sage and Sharptail Grouse
Jun 19, 2018 • 35 min
The snow is gone, it’s super cold, but it’s our first opportunity to get out and see if we can find and film the sage grouse. We find the grouse but we are not able to get close enough for Ron and Mark to shoot still images. When the grouse are done…
Wyoming - Day 2 - Sage AND Sharptail Grouse
Jun 19, 2018 • 61 min
Woke up to snow and Ron thought we might not have much luck finding the sage grouse so we slept in, had some awesome coffee and recorded a couple of podcasts. We did get out in the afternoon and Mark was able to film his fist pronghorn antelope.
Wyoming - Day 1 - Sage and Sharptail Grouse
Jun 19, 2018 • 69 min
Mark and Michael drove from Denver to Wyoming arriving late in the afternoon. Since the species of grouse we are trying to film are only active in the morning we spent the evening looking for Merriam’s wild turkey. On this podcast we replay day 1 in…
Antarctica Photo Expedition (Including Argentinian and Chilean Patagonia)
Jun 18, 2018 • 57 min
Mark, Ron and Michael talk about a photo expedition that Michael took to Antarctica early in his career. We discuss getting there and the transportation used, wildlife encountered, how to adjust to living on a ship for two weeks,