Bert Gildart Photography
THE FILE 100,000 35mm and 2,000 4x5 transparencies; some 2-¼.
OVERVIEW Twenty-five+ years of experience documenting both human and natural history in word and picture. Strongest coverage from areas west of the Mississippi, including Alaska -- particularly of the Gwich’in Indians and the resources upon which they depend, specifically, the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge and salmon along several river systems. Also, national parks in the continental U.S. and Canada, with an emphasis on the geology, wildlife and historical aspects. Extensive coverage throughout the United States of tourist destinations and tourism. Also, some international travel to London, England and Egypt.
GEOGRAPHIC AREAS Extensive coverage throughout the entire United States of tourist destinations and tourism. Also, some international travel to London, England and Egypt. Much coverage of Alaska and 31 national park-administered areas in the continental United States, particularly the West.
CREDITS Credits number in the thousands for print media and advertising/corporate. Magazines/Newspapers: Audubon, Backpacker, Bow Hunter, Chevron USA, Chevy Outdoors, Christian Science Monitor, Defenders of Wildlife, Field & Stream, Highlights for Children, Historic Traveler, International Wildlife, Leapfrog, Los Angeles Times, Medical Economics, Montana Magazine, MotorHome, National Geographic, National Wildlife, Native Peoples, National Park Service, Natural History, New York Times, NorthWord, Ranger Rick, Smithsonian (complete photo stories), Southwest Art, Sunset, Trailer Life, Travel/Holiday, Vista USA, Wild Outdoor World, The Wilderness Society. Books: Sierra Club, Stewart Tabori & Chang, Time/Life, several encyclopedia companies. Author/Photographer: Nine books (several co-authored with wife, Jane). Awards: Recipient of many first, second and third place awards from the Outdoor Writer’s Association of America and the Montana Press Association. Agent: Peter Arnold.
RELATED CREDENTIALS/SKILLS Graduate work in wildlife biology. High school and college teaching. More than 400 stories published in magazines and newspapers.
COMMENTS Interested in providing editorial/photo packages as well as individual photos. Part-time staff. Overnight service. Minimum rate: $100 per image; bulk rates available. Digital capabilities. Have been sponsored by British Airways and Delta Airlines as well as by a number of state and international travel organizations, including Maupintour. The Oklahoma, Montana, Florida, South Dakota, Minnesota and Manitoba tourism departments have sponsored our travels to and throughout their states.
NONEDITORIAL SERVICES Offers collector's prints. Provides AV shows/lectures.
Bert Gildart Photography
1676 Riverside Road
Bigfork MT 59911 US




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