Are you a trapper with a story to tell? Can you produce a good quality video? Up for a little friendly competition while sharing your knowledge with other trappers? “Ultimate American Trapper” may be the perfect opportunity for you.
Shon Butler of Buckhaven Productions is looking for trappers interested in being a part of a new trapping show to be hosted right here on TrappingToday.com. This is an exciting opportunity to share the sport and tradition of trapping with other trappers and folks beyond the trapping world. You’ll be eligible to win a nice prize package, and – who knows – you might just be the next big reality TV star :-).
Stay tuned for more as the “Ultimate American Trapper” show develops. Here’s the casting call.
Attention U. S. And Canadian Trappers!!!!!
Buckhaven Productions and Longspur Game Calls are announcing a casting call for a new YouTube series to be streamed TrappingToday.com called “Ultimate American Trapper”.
Interested trappers need to send a letter introducing yourself, telling us about your trapping and filming experience. We are also going to require at least a 10 minute edited video showing us your trapping, filming, hosting and editing skills. Please tell us your story and why you should be chosen.
We will be requiring all video for the show to be filmed in an HD format, however your intro video maybe filmed on any format but must be submitted to us on a 32 gig SD card. Please tell us in your letter or video what type of equipment you are using. (For example – Nikon 3200 dslr camera and 2 GoPro hero 4) be very specific!!
Our plans are to have 8 – 12 trappers participate and notify the chosen contestants by September 1, 2016. The winner will be determined by a point scale assigned to each species as well as points awarded to each video segment for videography and content. A complete rules package will be provided to the chosen contestants. Winner will be announced to the contestants March 1, 2017. Premiere date will be during February 2017. We are planning on at LEAST 10 episodes over 20 minutes in length or longer.
Please direct questions by email or questions about the prize package to:
Mail your introduction letter and edited video to :
Attn: Ultimate American Trapper
218 Beechtown Rd
French Creek, WV 26218
Only those entries received before midnight August 15, 2016 will be considered.