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Still Photography

Photographers and Artists will not find the rare wildlife photo opportunities anywhere else other than at Animals of Montana. Be prepared to be awe inspired!

Well-known artists, such as Daniel Smith, Val Warner, Greg Beecham and Lucie Bilodeau create wildlife paintings with inspirations from our wildlife at Animals of Montana.

Whether you are a professional or amateur photographer capturing rare moments; painter/artist looking for reference material; commercial artist looking for advertising images; or simply love photographing wild animals … you can schedule your own photography adventure in Montana or join us this year at one of our On Location Photo Tours.

Attention Artists!

Special pricing is available! Please inquire within for details!

Animals with Individual Rates for Single Sessions 2017:

Photo sessions are one hour long. These animals are trained to perform behavior-on-command. Additional time is pro-rated.

Individual Rate Species**:
Grizzly Bear. . . . . . . . . . . . . . $500/session
Siberian Tiger. . . . . . . . . . . . .$500/session
Specialized Wolf. . . . . . . . . .. $500/session
Black Leopard. . . . . . . . . . . . .$500/session
Siberian Lynx. . . . . . . . . . . . . $500/session

Primary Species**:

Black Bear, Gray Wolves, Coyote, Bobcat, Red Fox, Badger, Porcupine, Cross Fox, Fisher, Golden Retriever. . . .$250.00/session

*Mountain lion $300.00/session

*Canadian lynx $300.00/session

Secondary Species**:

Raccoon, Skunk, . . . . . . . . . $150.00/session

**$100.00 fee per session for Mother and baby interaction in addition to the animal rate.

GROUP PHOTO TOURS!

“Organize your own group and SAVE!”

Book a minimum of eight (8) paying fellow photographers/artists, and schedule a time to come and film at Animals of Montana. We have three (3) levels of three (3) day tours which offer a wide variety of animals from which to choose from. You may also custom design a tour that works best for you and your group! If you’re looking for Wildlife Visuals with an Edge, give us a call today at 800-315-9648 .

* Level 1 Tour~
Choose up to 3 animals/per day (9 total) over a three (3) day period, plus a 4th weather day, if needed, OR you can use this 4th day to photograph extra species for an additional cost*** per animal/per person. The animals available to film on this tour are wolves, mountain lion, black bear, Canadian lynx, bobcat, red & cross fox, badger, mink, raccoon, skunk and porcupine at this time. Sessions are approximately one (1) hour in length/per animal species.

Total cost per person w/8 minimum paying participants- $1095.00**

*Level 2 Tour~
Choose up to 4 animals/per day (12 total) over a three (3) day period, plus a 4th weather day, if needed, OR you can use this 4th day to photograph extra species for an additional cost*** per animal/per person. The animals available to film on this tour are wolves, mountain lion, black bear, Canadian lynx, bobcat, red & cross fox, badger, mink, raccoon, skunk and porcupine at this time. Sessions are approximately one (1) hour in length/per animal species.

Total cost per person w/8 minimum paying participants- $1295.00**

*Level 3 Tour~
Your choice of up to 4 animals/per day (12 total) over a three day period, plus a 4th weather day, if needed, OR you can use this 4th day to photograph extra species for an additional cost*** per animal/per person. The animals available to film on this tour are all the ones listed in Level 1 and 2 Tours, plus our “Individual Rated” animals-Snow Leopard, Black Leopard, Tiger, Siberian Lynx, Grizzly, Specialized Wolf, and African Lion.

Total cost per person w/8 minimum paying participants- $2495.00**

** Lodging, Meals and Transportation not included.

*** Weather day rates for additional filming are $150/per person/per primary species. $250/per person/per “Individual Rated” species.

Additional photographers on shoots (not tours) $175.00 per photographer.

• A non-refundable deposit of $200.00 per day is required to hold dates, due upon booking. (This only applies to single individual shooting, not group tours).

• Some custom shoots may require additional charges.

• Not responsible for inclement weather.

• Prices subject to change without any prior notification.

• Animals of Montana Inc. reserves the right to cancel any photo shoot that poses a health or safety risk to either client or animal.

There are no refunds for unforeseen issues such as; illness, inclement weather, temperamental or behavioral concerns.

Credit will be distributed at the time in which the shoot was cancelled. Cancellation will be determined in accordance to the master trainer’s judgment and state and federal animal welfare guidelines and regulations.