James Currie

James Currie

Host, Producer

 

A life-long wildlife enthusiast and native of South Africa, James Currie is fast-becoming one of the most recognizable faces in wildlife in North America. James hosted and produced the popular birding TV show, Nikon’s Birding Adventures that aired for 10 seasons on the NBC Sports Network and Discovery Channel’s Destination America. He also hosted the popular action-birding show “Aerial Assassins” on National Geographic WILD, aired worldwide in 2012 and appeared as himself in the reality birding show, “Twitchers” that aired on the National Geographic Channel in 2014.

He has led professional wildlife and birding tours for over 20 years, and his passion for wildlife, adventure, and remote cultures has taken him to nearly every corner of the globe. James has appeared as a special guest on various TV shows and radio, including Martha Stewart Radio, and WGN and has been the subject of several newspaper articles including the Wall Street Journal, The Palm Beach Post and the Orlando Sentinel. James filmed for, consulted for and provided footage for the 2011 Hollywood birding movie,“The BigYear”, starring Steve Martin, Jack Black and Owen Wilson.

Josh Liberman

Josh Liberman

Director, Filmmaker, Editor

Growing up in Florida, Josh Liberman developed an early bond with the ocean, which explains why he now thrives while underwater with a camera in-hand.  He attended the University of Miami where he received a B.S. in Biology.  After graduating, Josh focused on connecting people to the environment through digital media.  He started his career by volunteering as a photographer with the University of Miami Shark Research and Conservation Program. Two years and 50 expeditions later, he knew he had found his calling.

At just 26 years old, Josh has traveled and worked in over 35 countries across 5 continents, partnering with prominent global brands and organizations to help communicate their vision.  He has sailed across the Atlantic Ocean, hung out of airplanes to photograph great white sharks, and produced conservation-focused art shows in Miami.

Josh has worked with Instagram, Nikon, Discovery Channel, Sandals Resorts, Creative Drive, Freestyle Watches, the University of Miami, Global Expeditions Group, Beneath the Waves, and many more.  His commercial work can be found on his website.  You can also read a recent interview.

James Currie, an award-winning wildlife TV host, presents nature in a way that is refreshing and exciting.

View the natural world through the lens of wildlife cinematographer Josh Liberman, whose daring style bridges the gap between travel show and wildlife documentary.

Thanks to Nikon binoculars and optics, A WILD Connection brings the splendor of the world’s wildlife to the comfort of your home or mobile device.

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