Ricky Kresslein

Winter Gear For Wildlife Photography


The following is a list of gear I use for photographing wildlife in cold environments, sorted from the top of the body on down:


Camouflage Balaclava

Torso (from inner to outer)

Long-sleeve Shirt (typically a cheap Henley from Amazon Essentials)

Amazon Essentials Sherpa Lined Hoodie

Patagonia Down Sweater

Patagonia Torrentshell Rain Jacket


Thin Glove Liners

Photography Gloves

Legs (inner to outer)

Long Johns

Any Sweatpants or Joggers

Air Force camouflage ABU pants


Any Socks, preferably Merino Wool

LaCrosse Men's Alphaburly Pro Hunting Boots