Entries Tagged ‘Sumatran Orangutans’:

Conservation With A Camera

Filed in Charities, Events on Feb.28, 2021

Using my camera I try and show not only the beauty of the natural world but also the suffering within that world. My hope is to give all those species a true and meaningful voice around the world with my photographs.

Craig Jones Wildlife Photography


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Prints for Nature

Filed in Events on Nov.28, 2020

The Prints for Nature fine art photography sale includes some stunning photographs by more than eighty nature photographers from all around the world.

Craig Jones Wildlife Photography Prints for Sale

I’m very pleased to announce that my image of a wild female Sumatran Orangutan waking from her overnight nest as the morning sun breaks through the dense rainforest canopy has been chosen as one of the images for sale.


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New Big 5 Project

Filed in Events, In the Press on May.01, 2020

The New Big 5 project is an international initiative to create a new big 5 of wildlife. The Big 5 of photography is supported by many of the world’s leading photographers, conservationists and wildlife lovers, working with international wildlife charities and organisations.

Craig Jones Wildlife Photography Sumatra


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End the Cruelty

Filed in Articles on Oct.03, 2019

From the beginning as a wildlife photographer I’ve photographed the beauty of the natural world and also the not so beautiful things I see. Producing thought provoking images to try and bring an awareness to the public of what is happening to the natural world on our watch. It’s very important to me to show the full story not just the nice side.


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A New Great Ape Discovered

Filed in Articles, In the Press on Nov.02, 2017

Fascinating news released today from Sumatra, a new Great Ape Species has been discovered on the Indonesia island of Sumatra named  – The Tapanuli Orangutan Pongo tapanuliensis.  A team of Indonesian and international scientists have demonstrated that the Tapanuli orangutan, Pongo tapanuliensis, is genetically and morphologically distinct from both Bornean (Pongo pygmaeus) and Sumatran orangutans (Pongo abelii), and is therefore a separate species.


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BBC Wildlife-February Issue

Filed in Articles, In the Press on Jan.18, 2016

In February’s issue of the BBC Wildlife Magazine I have an article published on Sumatran Orangutans. The article and images are about the Sumatran Orangutans and their plight and I hope that this amazing magazine and its following helps these great apes and those fighting to keep them alive. Ive had the pleasure of joining these guys many times over the years and this is a great tribute to them all.

https://www.craigjoneswildlifephotography.co.uk/


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Wild Planet Magazine-Sumatra

Filed in Articles, Places Of Interest on Nov.27, 2015

In Decembers issue of  Wild Planet magazine that is out now and I’m pleased to say my fourth article for this wonderful magazine covers the work of Orangutan Information Centre and their rescue team, HOCRU. I have shadowed this team now twice and seen firsthand their amazing work to save Sumatran Orangutans cut off from the rainforest living in fragmented forest surrounded by palm oil plantations, also confiscating them from the illegal pet trade.

http://wildplanetphotomagazine.com/2015/rescuing-orangutans/


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