Services + Rates

Digital Naturalism Laboratories is available to hire for projects. We have wide ranging skills in arts, design, technology, manufacturing, prototyping, filmmaking, writing, book-making, and other forms of documentation.


All rates are in USD. All material is extra.
You can buy any tools, devices, and materials available at dinalab as long as you replace them in a timely manner.

Standard Rate
This is the normal industry rate we charge for most of our services.

  • $120 per hour
  • $3,200 per week (30 hours max)
  • $13,000 per month (30 hour max weeks)

Reduced Digital Naturalism Rate
We generally keep 1-2 consulting slots open at any given time for special projects in line with our goals and values of developing interactive art and technology for field biology. Perhaps if you are working on an behavioral experiment in Gamboa, or need help designing an interactive museum installation about animal behavior, you might qualify.

  • $55 per hour
  • $1600 per week (30 hours max)
  • $6,000 per month (30 hour max weeks

We are available for select, bespoke writing and reviewing tasks as well.

  • Standard: $45 per hour
  • Digital Naturalism Subjects: $30 per hour


Electronics and Interactive Design

  • Sensors
  • Robotics
  • Interactive Experimental Tools
  • Computer Vision

Rapid Prototyping

  • 3D printing
  • Moldmaking
  • Vacuum forming


  • Creating 10’s to 100’s of your devices
  • Weatherproofing


  • Field Repair
  • Electronics diagnosis and repair
  • Refinement of existing tools

Interactive Exhibition Design

  • Completely new projects
  • Add interaction to existing exhibits

Data Transmission and Storage

  • Wireless connections
  • Data duplicating and management

Graphic Design

  • Outreach
  • Publishing
  • Web


  • Drone Footage
  • Interviews
  • Macro Videography
  • Editing

Web Design

  • Internet documentation
  • databases
  • automated social media content

Physical Design

  • Custom Gear Bags + Containers
  • Mobile design – Hiking gear / Vehicle Mountain Gear


  • Consulting
  • Exotic parts finding and shipping