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Wildlife camera and technology consultancy

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Thinking of a wildlife camera project? Need the best technology and approach? We can help.

Whether your project is new or established, we can help at any level.

Why cameras, why technology?

There is nothing better than watching, learning, saving and sharing the delights of wildlife around us. As they say, a picture is worth a thousands words, but Live video takes you to another level of enjoyment and understanding. Its a powerful way to learn, document and share all aspects of wildlife within a wider ecology. Make your project stand out by creating an instant connection with your community.  Extra awareness, drives more interest, support and investment.  So whether you are needing cameras for research or social interaction, we can help.

Examples of camera projects?

  • Wildlife monitoring cameras for reserves, parks and zoos
  • Research cameras to monitor and research specific behaviour
  • Ecological and environmental cameras to monitor habitat
  • Security to health and safety of animals and people
  • LIVE streaming cameras for education and marketing
  • Remote cameras with recorded and LIVE transmission
  • Broadcast filming for programmes and internet
  • Specialist Artificial Intelligence cameras to monitor and record data
  • Many more…..

We have worked with:
(In no particular order)

  • BBC

  • Wildlife Trusts

  • National Trust

  • ZSL

  • Woodland Trust

  • RSPB

  • BTO

  • Defra

  • Environment agency

  • Natural England

  • Over 60+ universities

  • 1000’s of schools

Many more

Leading specialist advice for you

We have over 15 years experience with some most diverse wildlife camera projects around the world. We have helped with commercial, governmental, educational, research or community projects of all sizes. We can offer the latest qualified advice on all aspects of camera and technology: planning, strategy, budgeting, sourcing to implementation. As keen naturalist and technologists we offer a wealth and depth of knowledge, time saving expertise and contacts to help you to achieve the best results for your project.

We can help:

    • Being a credible advisor

    • Give valuable insights and advice

    • Give confidence and help speed up the process

    • Reduce costly issues and problems

    • Exceed your project in all ways

We give you best of our:

  • Technological knowledge and experience

  • Commercial knowledge and experience

  • Ecological knowledge and experience

  • Legal knowledge and experience

  • Key contacts in every area

Adding value at every level

We are passionate wildlife and technology. Our aim is to give the best advice possible and create the most successful project possible. We are a credible and reliable partner, helping with every aspect of your project: Ideas, thinking, processes, planning and implementation. Your project success is our aim and success.

Whatever the level of the project, we can help with:

  • Idea development and formation

  • Planning and implementation

  • Skills set and team building

  • Pitching, marketing & PR for investment or backing

We can add value to your project with:

  • Project planning, proof of concept, scope

  • Technical design and requirements

  • Costings and benefits analysis – Short and long term

  • Supplier, vendor and technology advice and selection

  • Legal and health and safety awareness

  • Project management and implementation

  • Long term management plan

Too technical? No problem, we can simply the process for you. Over 15 years knowledge distilled into your project easily. Knowledge includes:

  • Camera selection – Over 2000+ cameras, over 50 leading brands

  • Camera features – Day, night-vision, waterproof, thermal

  • Camera technology – IP, HD, analogue, broadcast,

  • Recording technology – Solid state, cloud, HD

  • Transmission and network technology  – WIFI, Analogue, 3G, 4G, 5G

  • Web streaming – RTMP, RTSP, Apple HLS, MPEG-DASH, CMAF for DASH, Microsoft Smooth Streaming, Adobe HDS

  • Data analysis and post production – AI, analytics, video editing

Examples of how we can make a difference

To give you an idea of what we do, how we approach, here are a few examples of projects and what we could do.

Wetlands camera project

Problem: “We have a wetland reserve and we want to able to view and monitor the birds in our reserve as well as have the ability to view, record and stream footage live. We are not sure what technology and how to do it.”
Solution: We start with a project discovery chat – understand all the requirements and the needs and build a agile plan and strategy with clear aims and objectives. We will work with you to find best setup, technology, best approach and skills required to suit your budget.

International Bovine research

Problem: “We need to understand the interaction between wild badgers and farm animals to help reduce Bovine TB levels. We would like the technology to be able to do this.”
Solution: We will first fully understand your requirements and parameters of your project. We can suggest the best options possible. We can then outline a project plan, technology requirements, budgetary requirements, product and vendor selection, long term management plan. We can also help develop new AI technology to help get greater insights for your research. 

Zoo conservation awareness cameras and technology

Problem: “We want to be able to share our important conservation work with the wider world. The idea is to highlight the plight and delights of endangered animals with the latest in video technology. By creating awareness, we can help secure future investment in saving these important animals.”
Solution: We will understand your project fully. We will look into the best technology and methods for getting maximum exposure. If this means creating a phased strategy from LIVE streaming to apps with interactive augmented reality. Our aim will be to give the greatest impact for the budget possible.

We love to hear from you including:

  • Conservation organisations
  • Government departments
  • Organisations
  • Universities and institutions
  • Zoos, parks and reserves

  • Research bodies
  • Ecology, environment consultancies
  • Businesses and private enterprises
  • Land associations
  • Project managers
  • Wildlife experts and more…..
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Why choose us?

We are passionate about wildlife and using the best technology to learn and save more. Every project is different, requiring  unique approaches. Throughout the project, we focus on your needs and your requirements. We are 100% technology and supplier neutral, we put your requirements first. For total impartiality, we have setup a dedicated brand for this consultancy.

Contact us today

Whether you have an idea or an established project, please feel free to contact us today for a FREE non obligated advice by filling in the form below and we will get back to you. We are excited and passionate about every project and we cannot wait to see how we can add value to your project today.

    Thank you for your interest. We will look forward to hearing from you and how we can add value to your project.