Home
Videos uploaded by user “Jack Perks Wildlife Media”
Mayfly Nyphm, Stonefly Larvae, Caddisfly Larvae Underwater
 
01:46
Mayfly Nyphm, Stonefly Larvae, Daphina, Caddisfly Larvae, Caseless Caddisfly Larvae & Damselfly Larvae © www.jackperksphotography.com
Rockpools : The Daily Struggle
 
02:48
Rockpool species go through a great deal with temperature, salinity and environment constantly changing not the mention the ever going battle for life and death.
Lady of the stream: Grayling Spawning
 
01:30
Grayling Spawning Highly commended film in the 2016 British Wildlife Photography Awards © www.jackperksphotography.com
British Freshwater Fish (40 Species Underwater)
 
10:37
In Britain we have 53 species of freshwater fish (including non natives and fish that visit the lower reaches of rivers like sea bass, flounder) Over the past year I've been trying to film as many species as possible and will continue to do so. The other half of my film will be available as a DVD and include issues like eel decline, getting children to interact with nature and bringing fish to the attention of nature NGO's. Music by Kevin MacLeod Disclaimer: Pumpkinseed footage was shot in France but the species does occur in several lakes in the UK, Some species were also shot in tanks to get more detail then would be possible in the wild. © www.jackperksphotography.com Footage is Copyrighted to Jack Perks and not for use without permission/sale
The UK's Mini Freshwater Fish
 
01:37
a look at some of the smaller freshwater fish in the UK Quick survey to help mini fish only takes a minute! http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/99PXDHM www.jackperksphotography.co.uk @JackPerksPhoto
Zander Underwater Footage, River Trent, Stoke
 
01:30
www.jackperksphotography.com After working on these little sods for a while I've finally got footage of a Zander underwater in its habitat (a UK first as far as I know) Zander are a non native predatory fish introduced in the late 1800's s from mainland Europe for angling, they soon legally and illegally found there way into many rivers like the Thames, Servern and in this case the Trent.
Nature Trail: All UK lizards
 
06:57
Looking at one of my favorite subjects we have three species of lizard in the UK and in this video i go out to try and find all of them! www.jackperksphotography.co.uk Twitter: JackPerksPhoto
Farne Islands Scuba Diving
 
02:42
Quite a few species in this video when diving in the North sea Grey seals, Pollock, Cod, Lemon sole, Ling, Lobster, Soft Coral, Shore Crab, Sunstars
Tufted Duck, Mallard & Swan Underwater
 
03:26
Tufted ducks dive for the food at the bottom while mallard dabble at the surface trying to reach the riverbed and swans use there long necks. © www.jackperksphotography.com
Coarse fish Underwater in the River Trent
 
02:52
Filmed with specialist underwater equipment in the River trent along stretches of the river in Nottingham www.jackperksphotography.com
Roach and Pike at Attenborough Nature Reserve
 
01:51
Large shoals of roach and perch at Attenborough Nature Reserve, Nottingham attract many birds and some big pike. © www.jackperksphotography.com
River Trent Gateway Project
 
02:48
https://www.catchmentbasedapproach.org/humber/lower-trent Filmed by Jack Perks
UK Pond Life
 
01:23
Species found in a pond underwater www.jackperksphotography.com Dragonfly Larvae Water Stick Insect Great Diving Beetle 3 spined stickleback Common frog tadpole Smooth Newt
British Freshwater Fish (Underwater)
 
07:18
Filmed over a year and still a work in progress this film aims to show of the sheer variety of our freshwater fish. www.jackperksphotography.com Footage featured on BBC Springwatch, Urban Jungle & The Great British Year Locations: Kent, Devon, Norfolk, Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire, Derbyshire & Hampshire. Species: Pike Perch European Eel Carp Crucian Carp Rudd Roach Chub Barbel Dace Bleak Silver Bream Bronze Bream Golden Orfe Golden Tench Prussian Carp (Goldfish) Tench Grayling Rainbow Trout Brown Trout Sea Trout Atlantic Salmon Thin Lipped Mullet Flounder Gudgeon Bullhead Minnow Spined Loach 3 Spined Stickleback
Salmon, Barbel & Bullhead Underwater in the Trent
 
02:21
Salmon in the Trent below a weir. © www.jackperksphotography.com
Chub (Squalius cephalus) Underwater UK
 
01:38
The Chub can be found in most of the UK's rivers and in recent years in stillwaters where it is often stocked. The Chub is a predatory fish and tends to live together in shoals, although larger specimens usually become solitary. The staple diet of the young fish are small invertebrates with older Chub also feeding on small fish, insects, small crayfish, fruit and berries. © www.jackperksphotography.com Footage is Copyrighted to Jack Perks and not for use without permission/sale
Barbel (Barbus barbus) Underwater UK
 
02:12
They are usually found in gravel and rocky-bottomed slow-flowing waters with high dissolved oxygen content. A typical adult barbel will range from 25 to 100 cm in length and weigh anywhere between 200 g and 10 kg, although weights of 200 g are more common. © www.jackperksphotography.com Footage is Copyrighted to Jack Perks and not for use without permission/sale
Anglers Paradise Netting 2012 Koi lake
 
02:31
This was shot over two days when Anglers Paradise in Devon netted the koi lake. This is a crucial process to get rid of slit and move fish around to other ponds. around 50 volunteers helped with the netting most of whom do it yearly. for more info on anglers paradse go to - http://www.anglers-paradise.co.uk/ to see more of my work visit - www.jackperksphotography.co.uk
Garden Wildlife of Britain
 
07:47
Exploring my garden for all manner of wildlife wonders and featuring footage from Kate MacRea, Duncan Richardson & Bryan Oak Do visit for more info on the event http://www.gardenbioblitz.org/ Filmed by Jack Perks - www.jackperksphotography.com Kate MacRea - www.wildlifekate.co.uk Duncan Richardson - http://www.lilacgrove.co.uk/ Bryan Oak - Twitter @obg01
Grayling Fighting
 
03:15
Filmed while snorkeling in the river trying to film the grayling while to fight for prime postion in the river and females www.jackperksphotography.com
Cromford Canal Pike
 
02:34
Filming the various jack pike in Cromford canal and even a brown trout! www.jackperksphotography.com
Underwater Showreel: Jack Perks Wildlife Media
 
03:27
A selection of my favourite and best clips for projects I've worked on over the years with freshwater fish jackperksphotography.com
Roach (Rutilus rutilus) Underwater UK
 
02:07
They can tolerate poor-quality water, but grow best in good quality water and can reach over 2.2lbs in weight (1kg) in such conditions. © www.jackperksphotography.com Footage is Copyrighted to Jack Perks and not for use without permission/sale
Ruffe (Gymnocephalus cernua) Underwater UK
 
01:42
It prefers the darkness and has a large spiny dorsal fin which is unpalatable to predators. Large sensory organs can detect prey and predators. They live in shoals in still waters and slow running rivers. © www.jackperksphotography.com Footage is Copyrighted to Jack Perks and not for use without permission/sale
Puffins & Guillemots Underwater, Farne Islands, UK
 
01:54
Puffins and Gulliemots swimming around me while diving in the farne islands. www.jackperksphotography.com Music by Kevin Macleod - incompetech.com/music/royalty-free/
Matt Hayes Interview: Beneath the waterline
 
05:30
Interview with Matt Hayes about how he started fishing and whats next. Watch the full film here http://www.fishingtv.com/search/jack%20perks
Chub eating blackberries
 
02:57
Chub eating blackberries Freshwater Fishes of Britain Book http://uk.newhollandpublishers.com/books/lifestyle/freshwater-fish-of-britain.html © www.jackperksphotography.com
Brown Trout (Salmo Trutta) Underwater UK
 
01:50
The brown trout is an European species of salmonid fish. It includes both purely freshwater populations, referred to Salmo trutta morpha fario and S. trutta morpha lacustris, and anadromous forms known as the sea trout, S. trutta morpha trutta. © www.jackperksphotography.com Footage is Copyrighted to Jack Perks and not for use without permission/sale
Ring Necked Parakeets in Hyde Park, London
 
00:43
Ring necked parakeets have become quite common in London first introduced in the 1950's have now spread all over the capital. Filmed by Darren Burgess
Hedgehog in leaves
 
03:27
Hedgehog in garden (rescue hedgehog being released) © www.jackperksphotography.com
Bullhead (Cottus gobio) Underwater UK
 
01:05
A small, strangely shaped fish, the bullhead (also known as the 'miller's thumb') has a very large head, relatively large fins and a tapering body. It lives on the bottom of fast, stony rivers and streams feeding on invertebrates, such as mayfly and caddisfly larvae, and the eggs of other fish. Spawning occurs between February and June: the eggs are laid underneath stones or in pits and the male guards and cares for them attentively. © www.jackperksphotography.com Footage is Copyrighted to Jack Perks and not for use without permission/sale
Eurasian minnow (Phoxinus phoxinus) Underwater UK
 
01:08
Minnows have small, slender bodies with a blunt nose and a small down-turned mouth. They have dark green/brown backs and flanks that have dark blotches along them and a gold stripe; the belly is a creamy white/yellow in colour. The fins are very pale brown and the caudal fin is deeply forked. They have quite large eyes to allow them to be ever watchful for predators. © www.jackperksphotography.com Footage is Copyrighted to Jack Perks and not for use without permission/sale
Wildlife Exposed - Crowd Funding for a wildlife photography series
 
03:46
Donate here https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/wildlife-exposed-wildlife-photography-tv-pilot-environment/x/15889418#/
European Eel (Anguilla anguilla) Underwater UK
 
01:14
European eel has declined by up to 95% over the last 25-30 years. Reasons for its decline are suggested as being a combination of habitat loss, barriers to migration, parasites, pollution, over-fishing and climate change affecting oceanic currents. © www.jackperksphotography.com Footage is Copyrighted to Jack Perks and not for use without permission/sale
Zander with Chub, Roach, Perch Underwater
 
02:16
While trying to film barbel in the Trent a zander came into view. www.jackperksphotography.com
Puffins Underwater at Skomer
 
00:52
Puffins filmed underwater around skomer, wales © www.jackperksphotography.com
Grayling (Thymallus thymallus) Underwater UK
 
02:24
The Grayling Thymallus thymallus belongs in a cold-water fish family of 6 species distributed across parts of the Northern hemisphere (notably absent from Ireland). The presence of an adipose fin; a small fleshy protrusion between the dorsal fin and tail, places them firmly in the salmonid family - subfamily Thymallinae. © www.jackperksphotography.com Footage is Copyrighted to Jack Perks and not for use without permission/sale
Pike, Zander, Brown Trout & Perch at Rutland Water
 
01:27
A few of the species found at Rutland Water including ruffe, zander, perch, bream, pike, roach and brown trout. © www.jackperksphotography.com
Brown Trout Attacking shoals or Perch & Roach
 
01:57
Huge brown trout smashing shoals of roach and perch. © www.jackperksphotography.com
Crucian (Carassius carassius) Underwater UK
 
01:29
Crucians are commonly confused with wild goldfish,and unfortunately many waters have been sold "crucians" that are really goldfish, or goldfish x crucian hybrids. © www.jackperksphotography.com Footage is Copyrighted to Jack Perks and not for use without permission/sale
Freshwater Fish Showreel: Jack Perks
 
06:31
Footage has featured on Springwatch, Countryfile, One Show, Mr Crabtree Goes Fishing, The Pursuit, The Great British Year to name a few. This is some of the best behaviour I've filmed in british rivers. Get in touch for stock sales of images and footage. © www.jackperksphotography.com
Fisheye Wildlife Photography
 
01:57
Often seen as a 'gimmick' lens fisheye lens can prove a powerful tool in the natural history photography. Taken on tokina 10 - 17mm fisheye lens & 10.5mm nikkor lens with a D200, D5000 & D7000
Huge Trout Taking Food Underwater Derbyshire
 
02:22
Brown and Rainbow Trout taking bread being thrown in by people
Chalk Streams Underwater: Brown Trout
 
04:15
An iconic chalk stream fish the brown trout. © www.jackperksphotography.com
Lure Fishing Underwater Perch, Chub, Salmon, Trout, Bream
 
01:27
Fishing with a spinner a variety of species followed it and tried to take a bite www.jackperksphotography.com
Bullhead, Brook Lamprey & Riverflies in Upland Stream
 
01:24
Species often found in upland rivers © www.jackperksphotography.com
Wels Catfish & Koi Underwater (Pond)
 
01:37
3 large wels catfish in a holding tank with various koi carp © www.jackperksphotography.com
Stone Loach (Barbatula barbatula) Underwater UK
 
01:05
A small, slender fish, the stone loach is found feeding on the bottom of clear rivers and streams and often partly buries itself in the gravel or sand. It feeds on small invertebrates such as mayfly larvae and freshwater shrimps, especially at night when it uses the 'barbels' around its mouth to find prey. From April to August females may spawn 10,000 eggs amongst sand, stone and vegetation. © www.jackperksphotography.com Footage is Copyrighted to Jack Perks and not for use without permission/sale