While consulting, lecturing and touring for the past decade, Pierre has built a network of reliable professionals in the zoology and conservation field. With his extensive knowledge of most countries in the South East Asian region, he has produced field trips and guided tours and has co-hosted conservation-related events and workshops alongside worldwide-renown experts.
- Field trip production services: Scouting and preparation of photographic expeditions in countries such as Gabon, Philippines, Cambodia, Malaysia, Indonesia and Singapore for National Geographic. Organization of photo shoots in various European countries, both in the field and in public and private animal collections. Publication of extensive and accurate scouting reports.
- Fixing and Guiding services: On-site organization and assistance during photographic trips. Fixer for National Geographic Photo Ark trips in Philippines, Cambodia, Malaysia and Gabon. Fixer and adviser during CBS 60 Minutes video shoot of National Geographic Photo Ark in Philippines.
- Networking and event organization services: Benefit from Pierre’s extensive network of experts in the conservation, captive breeding and zoology field. Pierre has co-organized workshops, classes, lectures and conservation events such as the Reptile Workshop held in Zoo Negara Malaysia in November 2018 with experts from five different countries.
Hear from our clients
« Zoo Negara had the privilege to work with Mr. Pierre de Chabannes in organizing the Reptile Workshop in 2018. Together with his expertise and extensive networking with the international reptile community, Mr. Pierre de Chabannes managed to secure four international speakers who are experts in their respective fields. As a result, the workshop was a roaring success, with almost a hundred participants from five countries. »
Assistant curator, Zoology, Zoo Negara (Malaysia)
« A few years ago, I brought Pierre on board the Photo Ark project to conduct scouting, fixing and production work in locations around the world, from Western Europe to the Philippines, Cambodia and Malaysia. My trust in him proved quite well-founded as he’s always come through with flying colors. »
Photographer and Fellow, National Geographic Society
Founder, The Photo Ark
« I have been in contact with Pierre de Chabannes since 2007 and during this long period, I got to know him as a very dedicated and focused person with an incredible knowledge and a tremendous network to other people active in animal husbandry, conservation and education. »
Zoology director, Zoo Duisburg (Germany)
« Being able to establish partnership with Pierre has also expanded my knowledge on exotic and local wildlife. This partnership also helped expand our borders and make connections with zoos and other institutions around the world, which is a great help for us. »
Dr Gideon Salcedo
Veterinarian, Davao Crocodile Park (Philippines)