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Travel Doc [Vid...

Travel Doc [Video]
Remote places such as the islands off Papua New Guinea have little to no access to health care. Travelling doctors can help. During a filming trip to Milne Bay, The Ocean Ark Alliance brought Dr. Marc Burdick onboard the dive…

Underwater Cinematography Ocean Showr...

EARTHNATIVE Ocean Showreel
A showreel pulling from a compilation of ocean related productions by Tristan Bayer / Earthnative. Read more [...]

Watch the 3 Minute Science of Ocean Acidification Version of Acid T...

Acid Test Science Version
This is a short and to the point 3 minute video that takes you through the simple science behind ocean acidification. Created from the 22 minute version of Tristan's award winning film "Acid Test: The Global Challenge of Ocean Acidification".…

Caught in the Mom...

CITM Tristan
Behind the scenes music video of director of photography Tristan Bayer and naturalist Vanessa Garnick on Animal Planet's "Caught in the Moment" season finale conservation music video. Director: Tristan Bayer Artist: Young Dubliners Song: Touch the Sky Make a Difference!…

“Polar Bear Stare” Wins WIRED Arctic Photo Contest and is Published in UK’s Daily M...

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WIRED Arctic Photo Contest Winner: Eye to eye with the lord of the Arctic, wildlife filmmaker Tristan Bayer is ready for his closeup while making the wildlife adventure documentary Earthling. This huge male polar bear was one of the biggest…

NOWNESS.COM Video for Rain Phoenix’s Gift Horse Proj...

Eva Mendes and Rain Phoenix
Tristan Bayer collaborates on his first NOWNESS project. Shot on the Canon 5D. Read more [...]

“Acid Test” Wins Best Short Film at Blue Ocean Film Festi...

“Acid Test” Wins Best Short Film at Blue Ocean Film Festival
Director / Producers Tristan Bayer and Daniel Hinerfeld of NRDC Films were¬†awarded "BEST SHORT FILM" for their documentary "ACID TEST" at the BlueOceanFilmFestival in Monterey, California. Watch Tristan's documentary for the NRDC -- "Acid Test: The Global Challenge of Ocean…

“Acid Test”: Finalist in Blue Ocean Film Festi...

Actress / Activist Sigourney Weaver and "Acid Test" Director Tristan Bayer.
NRDC's "Acid Test: The Global Challenge of Ocean Acidification" directed by Tristan Bayer and featuring Sigourney Weaver was announced as a finalist in the Blue Ocean Film Festival. ¬†Tristan will be attending and speaking on panel discussions in Monterey, California.…

Wildlife R...

Modern Day Explorers
Watch the "Earthling" feature film teaser trailer. Read more [...]

Samantha Stollenwerck Album Cover Photography by Tristan Ba...

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ARTIST: Samantha Stollenwerck ALBUM: Carefree WEBSITE: www.SamanthaMusic.com PHOTOGRAPHY BY: Tristan Bayer Read more [...]

Now Shooting in...

3D Test
Tristan Bayer directs and shoots a prototype 3D screen test in California. Read more [...]

Watch “ACID TEST” in...

Acid Test Wide
ACID TEST: The Global Challenge of Ocean Acidification - Directed and produced by Tristan Bayer and NRDC Films. www.nrdc.org This groundbreaking documentary explores the startling phenomenon of ocean acidification, which may soon challenge marine life on a scale not seen…

Sigourney Weaver shares “Acid Test” with President Obama and his fami...

Sigourney Weaver presents "Acid Test" DVD to President Obama at White House
Going beyond the call of duty, actress and ocean advocate, Sigourney Weaver, hand delivers the DVD of "Acid Test" to President Obama. Looking back on the first day I was hired to direct and produce this project, I sent an…

“Caught in the Moment” Earns Emmy Nominat...

Tristan Bayer
Tristan Bayer earns Emmy nomination as director of photography for Animal Planet's music driven wildlife TV show, "Caught in the Moment" Read more [...]

Sigourney Weaver Redirects Avatar Interview To Talk About Acid T...

Sigourneys Acid Test
Sigourney Weaver expertly takes control and moves her focus from the high budget sci-fi film "Avatar" to her passion project about ocean acidification "ACID TEST". Read more [...]

Tristan Bayer – Biogra...

Tristan Bayer
http://www.flickr.com/photos/earthnative/sets/72157600045985796/show/ Born in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, Tristan Bayer grew up traveling the world making nature documentaries, mentored by his father, renowned wildlife filmmaker, Wolfgang Bayer. Tristan worked his way up from sound man and assistant cameraman to finally landing his…

“Rising Stars” – Abercrombie & Fitch Arti...

Abercrombie & Fitch
TRISTAN BAYER, filmmaker "I LIVED WITH MASAI TRIBES IN AFRICA when I was nine months old. Half a year later, I followed bighorn sheep in Canada. My father was a wildlife filmmaker, and I spent my youthful summers as my…

Discovery Network’s Planet Green “Acid Test” Trai...

Kelp
Here is the sneak peak trailer made for Discovery's Planet Green Channel for "Acid Test". Read more [...]

Men’s Journal Features Tristan Bayer: The New TV Gui...

Tristan Bayer Mens Journal
(Read a printable version here.) THE NEW TV GUIDES: TV loves adventure, so it makes sense that a crop of daring frontmen now host their own shows. These charismatic travelers search for endangered species, witness world records, tame wild beasts…

Heath Ledger’s L.A. Days Among THE MAS...

Heath Ledger Port in the Storm
Long live the spirit of one of our greatest collaborators. Cover photo by Tristan Bayer. Read more [...]