Igor Shpilenok

Igor Shpilenok

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THE DREAM and goal of my life is to convey the beauty of Russian wild nature to people and to evoke the desire to save this heritage for our children. ................................................... DISCLAIMER: All wild animals on my photos are photographed in the wild unless specified otherwise. As a fellow of the International League of Conservation Photographers and a park ranger with 20+ years of experience I observe high ethical standards for wildlife photography. In post-processing I strictly follow the BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year image editing guidelines. If you want to use/buy one of my images please contact me using information below. ............................................................. CONTACT INFORMATION: shpilenok@mail.ru .................................................................. MORE about me in the interview for the Wild Wonders of Europe project. If you can understand Russian you are welcome to my nature oriented blog at shpilenok.livejournal.com. It has been partially translated to several languages by my wonderful readers-volunteers: English version, Français version, Deutsch version and mój blog w języku Polskim. ......................................................... THANK YOU very much for your interest. Let's save the nature on our beautiful planet together!

New expedition plans.

Published March 19th, 2013

Many old photographers, including myself, remember the days of film photography with warmth. It seems like at that time I used to have more time to actually photograph then now, when I spend lots of time in front of computer screen... The winter has passed, it is almost time to depart for a new expedition, but nearly half of my last year's archive are still not processed:(

On a good side, I have almost finished a new book about photographer's life in Kamchatka.

Past Sunday I participated in a program "Otkryvashka" (Открывашка in Russian, meaning a little discovery) on Echo of Moscow radio station. This is a program for children and youth, and our subject was "Discovering Kamchatka".

You are welcome to watch it online and read the record via google translator at this link. I have announced my plans to fulfil one of my dreams, to travel to Kamchatka from my home in Bryansk forest by land. For this adventure I plan to use a military type vehicle. I plan to to take a year for the tri ...

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Планы на выходные в Москве...

Published March 14th, 2013

Ближайшие выходные у меня будут встречи в Москве.

In the coming weekend I have several meetings and lectures planned in Moscow. You are welcome to attend!

16 марта в субботу в 18 часов - встреча с читателями в Московский доме книги на Новом Арбате.

17 марта в воскресенье в 10 часов участие в передаче Открывашка на радиостанции Эхо Москвы,

а в 14 часов - лекция в Политехническом музее.

Приходите!

Кроме того, издательство "Самокат", выпустившее книгу "Мои камчатские соседи" просило сообщить,

что в Москву только что пришел второй тираж этой книги, и её можно купить по издательской цене (750 рублей) на выставке Книги России, которая проходит с 13 по 17 марта на ВДНХ в павильоне 57. Стенд "Самоката" - В33. Выставка работает с 10 до 18 часов.

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About Steller's Sea Eagles.

Published December 31st, 2012

This is a collection of photos with description about those birds. I will update it when I load more photos.

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Kuzya

Published December 21st, 2012

This is a collection of several photos of my good friend, fox that I call Cosmo (or Кузя in Russian).

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