|Message from Doug J
Welcome! I hope your visit to my galleries is enjoyable - seeing some of the people, places and creatures we share the world with through my eyes and lens.
Current cameras: Canon 30D, 1D Mark III
Current lenses: A variety of Canon lenses that cover wide angle (17mm) through super-telephoto ( 800mm) in focal lengths.
Ancillary gear - Various tripods, tripod heads, various strobes/flashes & flash extenders.
My primary birding system today is a Canon 1D mark III, 580EX II, flash extender, Gitzo 3541XLS, 4th Dimension Mongoose M3.6 gimbal head. The lenses are Canon EF 300mm f/2.8 IS and EF 800MM f/5.6, both with Canon 1.4x or 2.0x TCs as needed.
== A partial list of non-commercial organizations that have published Doug’s work ==
Nature Awareness & Conservation:
American Bird Conservancy -http://www.abcbirds.org
ARKive – Wildscreen, Promoting conservation through wildlife imagery - http://www.arkive.org/
Avibase - Bird Links to the World -http://avibase.bsc-eoc.org/
Bird Life International – Conserving the World’s Birds -http://www.birdlife.org/
Bird Note -http://www.birdnote.org
Canadian Wildlife Federation -http://www.cwf-fcf.org/en/resources/magazines/wild
International Union for Conservation of Nature -http://www.iucn.org
Nature Kenya – The East African Natural History Society - Birds of Dakatcha Woodland Important Bird Area -http://www.naturekenya.org/
Rainforest Alliance –http://www.rainforest-alliance.org/community-forestry/regions/nicaragua
Santa Clara Valley Audubon Society, California -http://www.scvas.org
Scientific American -http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=saving-the-ugly-species
Tropical Biology Association - African biodiversity conservation and research –http://www.tropical-biology.org/
World Wildlife Fund (WWF) – Land of the Birds of Paradise -http://www.worldwildlife.org/home-full.html
US Department of Agriculture
California Department of Food and Agriculture
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada: National Program on Environmental Health-Biodiversity
San Francisco Department of the Environment
Primary English series - Oxford University
Bird Coloration, Volume 2: Function and Evolution - Harvard University Press
Evolution - An introduction - University of Yale
Conservation In Practice - University of Washington
All About Birds - Cornell University
Bird Coloration - Arizona State University
Address: Earth - American Printing House for the Blind -http://www.aph.org
Cornell University - Cornell Lab of Ornithology
Zoos & other:
American Museum of Natural History -http://www.amnh.org/
Field Museum, Chicago, Illinois -http://fieldmuseum.org/
St. Bartholomew's Hospital, London
London Zoo, UK
Columbus Zoo & Aquarium, Ohio
Houston Zoo, Texas
Jurong Bird Park, Singapore
Taronga Zoo, Australia
Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
Idaho Zoo, Idaho Falls -http://www.idahofallsidaho.gov/city/city-departments/parks-recreation/parks-recreation-zoo/zoo-information.html
World Association of Zoos and Aquariums –http://www.waza.org/en/zoo/visit-the-zoo/storks-herons-flamingos-cranes-and-relatives/mycteria-cinerea
Tautphaus Park Zoo, Idaho –http://www.idahofallszoo.org
Rockwall Independent School District, Texas
The Master Index Thailand
The Irrawaddy magazine, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Mekong Private Development Facility:http://www.mpdf.org
Photos also appear on other nature & conservancy websites
== Photo Usage ==
The photos in these PBase galleries are licensed under a Creative Commons license, which has restrictions. Click on the following link for details.
Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 Unported License. Usage of a photo is restricted to personal use only, and requires that I be identified as the copyright owner, with a URL for my PBase galleries. I encourage folks to enjoy and use these photos, within the constraints I have posted. When in doubt, please contact me.
= Non-commercial use of the photos in these galleries =
Non-commercial, as defined in this license specifically excludes any sale of this work or any portion thereof for money, even if the sale does not result in a profit by the seller or if the sale is by a 501(c)(3) nonprofit or NGO. Usage of my photos is limited to only personal and educational usage. I encourage people to use and enjoy these captures of brief moments in time. You may use these photos for education, your personal use including blogs and personal websites. Photos that are used MUST be accompanied with a clearly marked “Copyright Douglas Janson”, and I REQUIRE my Pbase website URL be included.
= Commercial use of the photos in these galleries =
High resolution images of most of my photos are available for licensed, non-profit and commercial use. I process the photos as required for your needs. Please contact me for details.
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