Project Upland Author

Project Upland is a film and literary initiative to capture the cultures and traditions of upland bird hunting. We seek to inspire a future generation of upland bird hunters to understand the essence of hunting traditions and the critical cause for conservation.

Camp Thunderbird – A Project Upland Original Film

Camp Thunderbird is the Story of a Grouse Camp Epoch Brandon Smith and Laine Jewell are not your cookie cutter bird hunters. In fact, the journey to becoming bird hunters came in...

Camp Thunderbird – Official Trailer and Teaser

Watch Lutz, a German shorthaired pointer, work a cover and make an epic point in this teaser from the feature film Camp Thunderbird. Wisconsin is home to the Ruffed Grouse capital...

Sport of Kings – A Falconry Film

What do Gun Dogs and Birds of Prey have in common? Watch this Falconry Film from gun Dog Confidential When we think of training gun dogs we never think of having to work with a...

Sport of Kings – Official Trailer

Often referred to as the Sport of Kings – Falconry is the oldest field sport in the world. Falconry is the oldest field sport in the world. Long before the introduction of...

Bird Hunting New York

Bird Hunting New York – From Ruffed Grouse to Pheasant Big lights, big buildings, and big game baseball players typically come to mind when anyone mentions New York.  While...

Bird Hunting Maine

Bird Hunting Maine – The Way Life Should Be. Moose, black bear, and big, heavy bodied north woods bucks may dominate the minds of most when the thought of hunting Maine...

Grouse Hunting Should be on Everyone’s Bucket List

Grouse hunting the “King of the Birds” is more than just another bird in the bag, it’s a one of a kind experience. Bird hunting, no matter what the quarry, is a fine...

All About the Dogs – An American Brittany Film

For many of us the pursuit of upland has become “All About the Dogs” and in this case an American Brittany Film. “I can’t get enough of it right now. It...

All About the Dogs – Official Trailer and Teaser

Coming 7.24.17 – A Gun Dog Confidential Film Follow Rick Affuso as he shows his passion for the dogs he hunts with. Four American Brittany’s that win over his heart and...

Moving Forward – A Wounded Warrior Project Hunting Video

Project Upland and Ruffed Grouse Society honor the veterans of the Wounded Warrior Project. Ruffed Grouse Society presents in part by the Cabela’s Outdoor Fund, Moving...