Cheetahs are experts at chasing down prey over the open savannah, but brush-covered scrubland presents an entirely different challenge. Journey along with a camera-wearing cheetah and his siblings as they chase an elk-like eland and its young calf through the brush. If successful, these young cheetahs may finally be ready to hunt without supervision.
The NATURE miniseries “Animals with Cameras” features camera-wearing meerkats who live in the Kalahari Desert of Southern Africa. Meerkats, members of the mongoose family, live in colonies of 20 or more individuals. Experience what it’s like to be part of the gang in this 360-degree video.
This new three-part series journeys into animals’ worlds using custom, state-of-the-art cameras worn by the animals themselves. Capturing never-before-seen behavior, these animal cinematographers help expand human understanding of their habitats and solve mysteries that have eluded scientists until now. In the first episode, astonishing collar-camera footage reveals newborn Kalahari Meerkats below ground for the first time, […]
Learn how the “Animals with Cameras” team designed a camera small enough to be worn by a meerkat and captured unprecedented footage of a meerkat burrow.
Mimi Swift is a chimpanzee caregiver at the The Sanaga-Yong Chimpanzee Rescue Centre in Cameroon, a medium-sized country on the West Coast of Africa. The rescue center provides sanctuary for 72 chimps, orphaned as a result of the illegal bushmeat trade. In Animals with Cameras, Mimi is shown caring for Kimbang, a four-year old chimp whose mother […]
Newborn meerkats are typically hidden from view, only emerging from their burrow when two to three weeks old. In a filmmaking first, a camera-wearing meerkat goes underground to reveal her colony’s newest pups.
Kimbang is a four-year-old female chimp who had a difficult start in life. Poachers killed her mother and she’s had to learn how to be a chimp from human caregivers. Donning a wearable camera, Kimbang climbs high amongst the treetops and reveals what exactly she’s been snacking on. Will this prove she’s ready for the […]
At the very northern edge of North America is Ellesmere Island, where the unforgiving Arctic winds tear through the tundra, dipping temperatures to 40 below zero. Running through this shifting sea of snow and ice is one of the most hardened predators on the planet, the White Wolf. But as the spring melt approaches, these […]