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All Posts Tagged With: "Tongass National Forest"

Fortress of the Bears: Behind-the-Scenes Video: Sound in the Field

Sound Recordist Dave Ruddick goes through his set-up and explains how he records surround sound in Tongass National Forest. A behind-the-scenes look at what goes into the making of a nature documentary.

Feb 2nd, 2012 | Comments

Fortress of the Bears: Behind-the-Scenes Video: Getting the Boat Out

After the tides have proven a challenge during a shoot on Admiralty Island, the film crew has to get creative in order to keep their boat from getting stranded. A look at the challenges that can pop up when filming nature documentaries.

Feb 2nd, 2012 | Comments

Fortress of the Bears: Behind-the-Scenes Video: Filming with Bears

Filmmaker Shane Moore and Assistant Cameraman Michael Mauntler recap on the time they spent on Alaska's Admiralty Island and discuss the challenges that come with filming bears in their natural environment.

Feb 2nd, 2012 | Comments

Fortress of the Bears: Behind-the-Scenes Video: Tides and Jibs

Fortress of the Bears filmmaker Shane Moore on some of the filming techniques he used during his shoot on Alaska's Admiralty Island. A behind-the-scenes look at what goes into the making of a nature documentary.

Feb 2nd, 2012 | Comments

Fortress of the Bears: Full Episode

Enter a world shaped by bears, trees, and salmon. Watch the full episode of PBS Nature's Fortress of the Bears.

Jan 26th, 2012 | Comments

Fortress of the Bears: Video: Inside the Fortress

Admiralty Island, part of the Tongass National Forest, hosts the largest concentration of brown bears in the world. Watch video.

Jan 19th, 2012 | Comments

Fortress of the Bears: Video: A Desperate Mother

After a spring and summer with no sign of salmon, a mother bear is desperate to catch fish to feed her famished cub. Watch video.

Jan 19th, 2012 | Comments

Fortress of the Bears: Video: A Heroic Return

It's taken all spring and summer, but salmon finally return to Admiralty Island to spawn. Watch video.

Jan 19th, 2012 | Comments
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