Plants and Fungi Pests and Creepy Crawlies Insects Others Deserts of the World
About Our Services

WRITING SERVICES

Paul Zborowski is a qualified entomologist and produces reference, field guide and children's books.

An inhouse QUARK desktop publishing service is available to produce specific identification guides or other reference or advertising works (see Locust Guide).

All these and articles in magazines like GEO or The Bulletin are illustrated by images from the Close-Up Photolibrary.

 

What's New

 

Field shoot of insects in their habitat

Field shoot of insects in their habitat

Home studio set up for macro behaviour filming

Home studio set up for macro behaviour filming

FILM AND TV SERVICES

Paul Zborowski is a qualified entomologist with over 25 years experience of field based study of insects and related creatures in habitats all over the world's tropics.

This practical knowledge is available on a consultancy basis to documentary film makers - providing a location search, subject behaviour & capture, and studio and field set design and building.

He has worked with diverse film crews from the BBC Bristol Wildlife Unit, NHK TV and Tokyo TV of Japan, Discovery Channel of America, Wildvisuals and Quest of Australia.

Please contact us for further information on how we can be of service in your project - anywhere in the world.

 

What's New

Insect biodiversity research using fogging techniques

Insect biodiversity research using fogging techniques

Taxonomic sorting of bulk insect samples

Taxonomic sorting of bulk insect samples

SCIENTIFIC SERVICES

Paul Zborowski is a qualified entomologist with a history of largely field based research on several continents. Experience which is available for hire.

Major areas of study have included:

  • Forest insect ecology in West Africa
  • Forest canopy insect ecology (fogging) studies in Sumatra and Borneo
  • Insect distribution studies in the wilderness of Cape York, and the Wet Tropics World Heritage area of Australia
  • Insect ecology study in Namib Desert, Namibia
  • Bat distribution and ecology studies in Borneo and Australia
  • Plague Locust ecology and control in central Australia
  • Mosquito taxonomy and disease studies in Australia and New Guinea

Most of these studies had a large taxonomic component. A general invertebrate taxonomic knowledge is another expertise available for hire.

Please contact us to discuss how any of the above experience may be of help in your scientific endeavours - anywhere in the world.

 

What's New

   

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHIC COURSE

Paul is offering a one day digital photography course to meet the very real need created by the sudden proliferation of digital cameras.

More information

 

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