Joel Sartore photographs insects near Bennet, Nebraska.
Joel Sartore poses with the RARE documentary crew at Fundacao Jardim Zoologico de Brasilia.
The RARE documentary crew poses with camera gear at Fundacao Jardim Zoologico de Brasilia.
An orange-spined hairy dwarf porcupine (Coendou spinosus) explores the studio set up and camera at the Membeca Lagos Farm, near Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
A rattlesnake explores Joel SartoreÕs camera bag during a Photo Ark photoshoot.
Two men improvise electricity for a Photo Ark shoot.
An Australasian swamphen or pukeko (Porphyrio melanotus) in a shooting tent at the Kiwi Birdlife Park in Queenstown, New Zealand.
A group of men improvise electricity for a Photo Ark shoot.
A man improvises electricity for a Photo Ark shoot.
Joel Sartore on a Photo Ark photo shoot at the Assam State Zoo in Guwahati, Assam, India.
A photographer sets out gear needed for a photo shoot.
Louis, a 2-year-old painted stork (Mycteria leucocephala), prepares for a photo shoot.
An assistant packs for a photographer’s trip to Africa.
An enclosure is set up to photograph a federally endangered pygmy rabbit (Brachylagus idahoensis).
A federally threatened northern spotted owl (Strix occidentalis caurina) being photographed by Joel Sartore.
Joel Sartore and Anne Thompson of NBC Nightly News prepare to photograph a West African dwarf crocodile (Osteolaemus tetraspis tetraspis) at the Lincoln Children’s Zoo.
Siblings clown around amid photo gear on the floor of the living room.
Cole Sartore sleeps jammed next to rolls of background paper on a road trip.
Cole Sartore holds onto the backdrop as he heads out of the Houston Zoo.
Cole and Joel argue about how to fit everything back in the Prius upon leaving the Sunset Zoo.
Joel Sartore with his custom made photo vest.
An assistant packs photo equipment in Lincoln, Nebraska.
A venomous West African green mamba (Dendroaspis viridis) in a clear glass box at Reptile Gardens near Rapid City, South Dakota.
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