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by slowbow
August 14th, 2016, 11:52 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis
Replies: 0
Views: 2580

Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis

The snot otter, water dog, or hellbender. Join incuhead2000 as he takes a look at this fantastic species in his latest video Herping; The Hellbender!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2xdEPQyZ94k

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by slowbow
October 31st, 2015, 3:40 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Fall Migrations
Replies: 2
Views: 1878

Fall Migrations

Hey, have not stopped by for a while, but wanted to let you know that your VP incuhead2000 just completed a video for his very own Never Ending Herping series. It explores the fascinating Marbled Sally and their fall migration and reproductive habits and I thought it was really well done, so I have ...
by slowbow
June 27th, 2015, 5:07 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Desert Herps
Replies: 1
Views: 1320

Re: Desert Herps

Just wanted to let everyone know, the second video, part two After Sunset from the California trip is loaded up and ready for viewing. Some great road cruising in the desert reveals the sidewinder, a speckled rattler, as well as the lyre snake and some other great finds! http://www.camochairproducti...
by slowbow
June 9th, 2015, 5:01 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Anybody recommend a good tick repellant?
Replies: 19
Views: 6118

Re: Anybody recommend a good tick repellant?

people who have found ticks embedded in their nether regions, and that sounds quite unpleasant Had one IN my belly button. That was no fun getting that one out. I've had some in other odd places over the years. Lets just say a number of years ago I went to take a leak, and didn't remember having a ...
by slowbow
June 9th, 2015, 4:56 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Anybody recommend a good tick repellant?
Replies: 19
Views: 6118

Re: Anybody recommend a good tick repellant?

I'll offer a little advice from experience. As you know, I'm an avid hunter and fishermen. I spend great deals of time off the beaten trail in thick brush. I know herpers do too, but as I said I'm avid. I have also used permethrin for years, and here is wheat I have found out. Treat you whole set of...
by slowbow
June 8th, 2015, 11:03 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Desert Herps
Replies: 1
Views: 1320

Desert Herps

Hey how has everyone been? I have been very busy as of late, editing the footage incuhead2000 and kirbyl4 provided me with from their trip to the California deserts. We have one video from the trip published and online already, and a second is in the works. They found all kinds of great herps, as yo...
by slowbow
January 4th, 2015, 7:30 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: An ending or a fresh start?
Replies: 3
Views: 1766

Re: An ending or a fresh start?

Well thanks, glad you enjoy the videos. Definitely hope they do inspire folks to get outside and explore their world !
by slowbow
January 2nd, 2015, 4:24 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: An ending or a fresh start?
Replies: 3
Views: 1766

An ending or a fresh start?

So the MARA project is ending, but what a fun time we had participating in it! I know some of you have been following our Herping Maryland series. Producing this series has been an incredible journey from my point of view. I was, for the most part, a spectator on a journey of discovery. I got to spe...
by slowbow
October 29th, 2014, 12:44 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Rattle Snake Den, The Video!
Replies: 2
Views: 1416

Re: Rattle Snake Den, The Video!

Ha, that Owl... He forced us to do 3 takes! I should do an outtake reel with him "interrupting" us!
by slowbow
October 19th, 2014, 7:36 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Rattle Snake Den, The Video!
Replies: 2
Views: 1416

Rattle Snake Den, The Video!

Well, Herping Maryland Seven is out. Focusing on Maryland's Ridge and Valley region, it starts with a fantastic early spring trip to find the Jefferson Salamander migration in full swing. Transitioning through summer, the fall trip turned out to be timed just right. We had to watch our hands and fee...
by slowbow
September 22nd, 2014, 3:53 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Neonate Crotalus Horridus
Replies: 1
Views: 1393

Neonate Crotalus Horridus

If you have not stopped by and seen our latest videos, we have updated our site and created a page specifically for our Herping Maryland series. Our latest release Herping Maryland 6 includes footage of this recently discovered baby timber rattlesnake, and if you look closely in the video, you can s...
by slowbow
August 2nd, 2014, 7:03 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: farancia erytrogramma
Replies: 9
Views: 3292

Re: farancia erytrogramma

A rainbow snake in MD is a pretty huge deal, isn't it?!? Aren't they super rare there? Yes, they are a State endangered species, not very common.This was the second live specimen kirbyl4 found, he found one last year as well. If I have the story correct (perhaps he or his brother will elaborate, I ...
by slowbow
July 26th, 2014, 2:04 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: farancia erytrogramma
Replies: 9
Views: 3292

farancia erytrogramma

The Rainbow Snake puts in an appearance in episode five of our Herping Maryland series, it's online, ready for free viewing now @
http://www.camochairproductions.com

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by slowbow
June 30th, 2014, 6:27 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: The Herping Maryland Series
Replies: 2
Views: 1401

Re: The Herping Maryland Series

Thanks. It's a lot of fun getting out and about gathering footage for these videos. Keeps us herping longer and searching harder for the species less frequently found!
by slowbow
June 29th, 2014, 4:29 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: The Herping Maryland Series
Replies: 2
Views: 1401

The Herping Maryland Series

Hey all, just wanted to let you know I have finally dedicated a page for the Herping Maryland series incuhead2000 and kirbyl4 are filming with their brother. We have 4 videos posted in this series so far, as well as lots of great footage to come, including the rainbow snake find, and some footage fr...
by slowbow
June 19th, 2014, 1:53 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 2014 NE Chapter Outing to Mt. Rogers, VA
Replies: 13
Views: 4125

Re: 2014 NE Chapter Outing to Mt. Rogers, VA

Hey, I got the video of the highlights from this adventure posted on our site! Scroll to the bottom of Michael's page at this link to see it! http://www.camochairproductions.com/michael.html
by slowbow
June 19th, 2014, 1:50 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Chapter Trip Video
Replies: 3
Views: 1527

Re: Chapter Trip Video

OK! I wound up having to take a half day off work because our A.C. went out, but after the air got fixed, had some free time, and got the summer update for our website completed. It includes the video of the North East Chapter trip to VA, you'll find that ready for free viewing by scrolling to the b...
by slowbow
June 17th, 2014, 7:54 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 2014 NE Chapter Outing to Mt. Rogers, VA
Replies: 13
Views: 4125

Re: 2014 NE Chapter Outing to Mt. Rogers, VA

I read the first a few days ago, now having now read both of the links posted to mike h's blog, I must say they are very entertaining as well as being packed with great photographs! Nice job. I'll have the video highlights from this trip posted this weekend with our summer site update!
by slowbow
June 15th, 2014, 3:04 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 2014 NE Chapter Outing to Mt. Rogers, VA
Replies: 13
Views: 4125

Re: 2014 NE Chapter Outing to Mt. Rogers, VA

I can tell by the footage that I have you all had a really good time. incuhead2000 just departed minutes ago, we spent a bit of time doing a few voice overs to complete the video. Still have to touch it up a bit, adjust some volume levels and spell check everything, tweak it a bit, you know, but I a...
by slowbow
June 9th, 2014, 6:52 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Chapter Trip Video
Replies: 3
Views: 1527

Chapter Trip Video

I just today obtained an SD card with all the files from the past weekends chapter trip. They still need to be converted, processed, and edited, but just from watching a bit of it I think it has the makings of great herping video. Looks like you all had a great time and made some really cool finds, ...
by slowbow
May 15th, 2014, 5:46 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Snake Dens
Replies: 2
Views: 1486

Re: Snake Dens

Your more than welcome. Glad you enjoyed it. They'll be plenty more to come in this series, we filmed a bunch last fall, and will be filming throughout the summer to complete it. In fact, we got started on the eastern shore segment a few nights ago, we were on a turkey hunt and we were staying at a ...
by slowbow
May 7th, 2014, 4:59 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Snake Dens
Replies: 2
Views: 1486

Snake Dens

Snake dens can be a bonanza in the early spring for finding variety. As you may know, we have started production on a web series for our website that will be exploring all the different geographic areas of Maryland for the reptiles and amphibians we can uncover in the various regions. We just publis...
by slowbow
March 17th, 2014, 4:16 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Herping In Maryland, the series
Replies: 0
Views: 1100

Herping In Maryland, the series

We have been working on this series since last summer, and through the fall, collecting footage to use in our herping series we will be producing over the coming year. The great news is that your very own incuhead2000 and kirbyl4 were able to dodge these past two major snowstorms, catching the sprin...
by slowbow
January 6th, 2014, 7:50 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Never Ending Herping
Replies: 0
Views: 1051

Never Ending Herping

http://i416.photobucket.com/albums/pp248/SlowBow_photos/NeverEndingHerpingSeepingforSalamandersS1E1_00000_zpsce64eac5.jpg I mentioned in my last post that we were going to be producing an upcoming web series to promote herping, and the last year of the MARA project. What I didn't know then was that...
by slowbow
December 27th, 2013, 6:18 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Winter Herping
Replies: 1
Views: 982

Winter Herping

Well, we took advantage of the warm spell to check a few vernal pools, and film a few videos. We found some interesting critters, including a beautiful Red sitting in a vernal. But the main reason for this post is to introduce our summer herping series we will be producing for our Camochair Producti...
by slowbow
October 22nd, 2013, 3:47 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Dispelling Myths
Replies: 7
Views: 2664

Re: Dispelling Myths

I watched the second vid and liked it! Nice job on flipping the Scarlets...even tho most down here seem to not like, I have a soft spot for them. :thumb: I see you mentioned the Coral snake being "increasingly rare." Why is that? Keep up the good work! Tim That may be poorly worded on my part. I re...
by slowbow
October 13th, 2013, 10:23 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Dispelling Myths
Replies: 7
Views: 2664

Dispelling Myths

So herping season is winding to a close here in the northeast, but the crew has not had enough! They headed down to florida to shoot a video in the swamp. Taking a canoe trip, they encountered a myriad of amphibians and reptiles, including stopping at an island where they found cottonmouth snakes so...
by slowbow
July 21st, 2013, 7:58 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Herping MACHINES!
Replies: 6
Views: 1727

Re: Herping MACHINES!

nice videos guys, fun to watch :thumb: that baby hellbender is an awesome find Thanks, good to see that they are reproducing. Our search will continue for an adult. I understand someone on the board here recently found one of those? I wont go into details, because I don't know if it's been posted y...
by slowbow
July 21st, 2013, 7:56 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Moving to Florida.
Replies: 6
Views: 1291

Re: Moving to Florida.

Get a pair of snake boots. You'll need them. Cottonmouths and pygmy rattlers are quite common off the beaten track, and you don't always see them in the thick palmettos. Also, watch the gators!
by slowbow
July 14th, 2013, 8:36 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Herping MACHINES!
Replies: 6
Views: 1727

Herping MACHINES!

Incuhead2000 is a herping machine! All the while filming non-stop. Not only did he get the Tennessee Hellbender found in the Herping Tennessee videos we published, he's completed 2 more videos, Herping WVA and Herping Florida @ Dusk & Dark, made some incredible finds, including a pair of Florida Sca...
by slowbow
June 18th, 2013, 5:48 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Been a while
Replies: 2
Views: 666

Re: Been a while

Yeah, about that. I do have the footage from the recent WVA trip, but I have not uploaded it to the computer, so I have no idea whats on it or what to expect. I need to clean up my drive from the latest videos. I run a terrabite, and between all the Tenn. footage, the editing files generated, and th...
by slowbow
June 18th, 2013, 3:43 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Been a while
Replies: 2
Views: 666

Been a while

Hey folks. I know I don't post here much, I'm just the cameraman for my sons incuhead2000 and kirbyl4. But we got back from trip to Tennessee, and filmed a few herping videos. Now I'm more of a fisherman, but we found a lifer that I have actually tried to find myself since my sons were young. An Eas...
by slowbow
November 7th, 2012, 3:27 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Herping the Outer Banks
Replies: 4
Views: 1387

Re: Herping the Outer Banks

The snail and the cottonmouth was pretty cool. We happened upon that as we were walking back to the truck, in the middle of the sandy access road. I thought the snail may have attracted the snake from the brush on the side, and that he may have been hunting it. Anyone know if snail is on the cottonm...
by slowbow
November 5th, 2012, 6:52 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Herping the Outer Banks
Replies: 4
Views: 1387

Herping the Outer Banks

Hey, I mentioned a while back on my sons post that we had filmed a new herping video while we were visiting the Outer Banks. I've got it loaded up and ready for viewing on my website. Check it out. I think the boys do a really good job hosting these things,and we made some great finds while we were ...
by slowbow
October 25th, 2012, 5:59 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Coastal North Carolina Herps
Replies: 19
Views: 3980

Re: Coastal North Carolina Herps

What wasn't mentioned was that dear old dad tagged along again with the HD camera to capture the adventure on video. Should have this finished up and ready for release on or about election day. I'll post up when I get it online! http://i416.photobucket.com/albums/pp248/SlowBow_photos/2012/HerpingThe...
by slowbow
July 23rd, 2012, 2:17 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Herping The Mountains
Replies: 2
Views: 811

Re: Herping The Mountains

Thanks! They really are a lot of fun to film!
by slowbow
July 21st, 2012, 1:00 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Herping The Mountains
Replies: 2
Views: 811

Herping The Mountains

Well, I finally got the video of our western Maryland trip where incuhead and kirbyl4 found the Mountain Earth Snake online. Thats not all we found, and we even stumble in a den of everyones favorite, Timber Rattlesnakes! If your a Maryland Herper who has not yet gotten involved the Maryland Amphibi...
by slowbow
July 4th, 2012, 12:23 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Another western MD trip(not a NAFHA)
Replies: 7
Views: 1534

Re: Another western MD trip(not a NAFHA)

Here it is, I found the clip and did a screen grab of that rattler!

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by slowbow
July 4th, 2012, 8:38 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Another western MD trip(not a NAFHA)
Replies: 7
Views: 1534

Re: Another western MD trip(not a NAFHA)

Great pics Matt!!! I tagged along for some of this as cameraman.Been reviewing some of the footage, and it looks nice. I'll start editing it and let you all know when I get the video posted online. That photo of the black phase timber really does it no justice. The snake was under a rock ledge with ...
by slowbow
June 6th, 2012, 7:12 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: A great resource
Replies: 0
Views: 565

A great resource

This site is a great resource. I was on another forum, and one of the members was asking for an ID on a juvenile snake he had found in his pool. I was pretty sure it was a young black racer, but before I posted that up, I did a quick search for images to confirm. I got the standard BS, photos of eve...
by slowbow
June 1st, 2012, 5:47 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Finshed another video
Replies: 0
Views: 664

Finshed another video

I know kirby14 and incuhead2000 posted some photos here of their great trip to Virginia. What they didn't mention was that they were filming a video of the trip at the same time. I finished editing the footage and posting the video to my site You can find Herping Virginia ready for viewing on http:/...
by slowbow
May 21st, 2012, 11:45 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Unexpected herping!
Replies: 4
Views: 1353

Re: Unexpected herping!

:x I hope you convinced them to stop using garden netting. That wasn't actually theirs. I have no idea where the snake crawled through it. But I hope whoever used it comes to their senses. Its becoming more popular, especially the stuff with the little 1 inch square pattern, and is often suggested ...
by slowbow
May 20th, 2012, 1:56 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Unexpected herping!
Replies: 4
Views: 1353

Unexpected herping!

I was sitting in the living room catching up on the DVR this afternoon and heard a knock at the door. I wasn't expecting company. It turns out it was a young man from across the way. The neighbors had been out doing yard work, and had discovered a black rat with some garden netting ringing its body,...
by slowbow
May 1st, 2012, 12:35 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Spring Timber Rattlesnakes and Forest Succession
Replies: 111
Views: 40642

Re: Spring Timber Rattlesnakes and Forest Succession

I hope these photos of two more spots of forest destruction we found yesterday at the same location provide some scale as to the magnitude of the damage being done to the resource. Both of these spots, within 100 yards of each other, were over a HALF ACRE in size. They also pale in comparison to the...
by slowbow
April 26th, 2012, 8:48 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: A few vids from the past few weeks
Replies: 6
Views: 1306

Re: A few vids from the past few weeks

Yeah, I was kind of dumbfounded about this myself. It would seem the permits are anywhere from $50 to $500 and it depends on how many people are filming. 1 camera and tripod is usually $50, though that doesn't apply across the board, the prices vary depending on the area. You can apply for special u...
by slowbow
April 25th, 2012, 11:41 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: A few vids from the past few weeks
Replies: 6
Views: 1306

Re: A few vids from the past few weeks

Great vids! Hey, I want to heads up to you about an issue we found out about as we progressed with our video taping. You need to obtain a special use permit to film or photograph on National Wildlife Refuge, National Parks, and National Forest lands if your going to be using the video or stills for ...
by slowbow
April 22nd, 2012, 5:42 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Herpin Time Radio Spot - Tonight
Replies: 6
Views: 926

Re: Herpin Time Radio Spot - Tonight

Congrats on getting to do a broadcast! Can't help but notice the topic of ticks. I've spent a lot of time in the field, and found a product that works much better than standard bug spray. It's permethrin. Military grade bug repellent, the same stuff they use in Advantage for dogs. It comes under man...
by slowbow
April 22nd, 2012, 5:32 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Is this called lifer?
Replies: 5
Views: 1001

Re: Is this called lifer?

Mike VanValen wrote:It's a lifer if you've never seen one before.
Thanks,I thought thats what the term meant, just wasn't sure. A lifer for sure then!
by slowbow
April 20th, 2012, 5:43 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Is this called lifer?
Replies: 5
Views: 1001

Is this called lifer?

Went fishing with incuhead the other day and herped an unusual animal, a Map turtle. Never had seen one before, would have probably just figured it for an odd slider had he not been there. Anyhow, thought it was pretty neat, even though it was caught in a nonstandard herping fashion. Got the whole c...
by slowbow
April 1st, 2012, 12:22 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Florida
Replies: 8
Views: 1175

Re: Florida

Sorry if you had troubler finding the video, heres a link directly to the Now Playing section.. http://www.camochairproductions.com/Now_Playing.html You'll have to scroll down just a bit, but the Florida Video is the first video at the top Florida Herping. Should have mentioned that when I posted, b...