Behind the Shot

The Making of the P-22, “The Hollywood Cougar” image, Part 1.

While I was planning shoots for my cougar story with my editor (the great Kathy Moran, Senior Editor of Natural History at National Geographic Magazine), we spoke of the need to document an “urban cat.” It was important to illustrate the fact that as our cities expand and we look for homes outside of the city, we move into the homes of animals and predators. Then we live beside them – if they decide to stay and the landscape is not totally changed and the prey removed…READ ON HERE:

A remote camera captures a radio collared cougar in Griffith Park.