It is interesting to look at how professional photographers shoot animals for a popular magazine National Geographic.
maned wolf (Chrysocyon brachyurus) Sunset at the Zoo. Almost always, the image is taken in a zoo. On huge canvases of white paper placed animals.
and reptiles. Joel photographs dwarf caiman (Paleosuchus palpebrosus) Sunset at the Zoo.
Sloth bear (Ursus ursinus) cautiously peeks out from his hiding place. After shooting all photos are processed in the photo editor.
Giant anteater (Myrmecophaga tridactyla).
Photographer takes pictures of spotted hyenas (Crocuta crocuta).
Chimpanzee named Khazina carefully selected from his hiding place.
Than that he was not satisfied with the scenery and ...
... He assigns props photographers themselves.
certify that the prosecution is not conducted :)
Just shooting took place in the national parks. Kenya, Serval from Fort Worth Zoo.
Shooting day is over. All surviving props is taken to the studio.