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The last of a dream…

The last of a dream…

Just finished selling my last original printing of “Montana: Skiing the Last Best Place”. Thank you to everyone who bought this original copy published in 2012! There are still a few left of the second edition printing available for all those crazy ski / snowboard nuts out there dreaming about the next season… 

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Northern lights above Bozeman! - April 23, 2023

Northern lights above Bozeman! -  April 23, 2023

I love seeing all the images and video that everyone took and posted to social media all over the west last night, such an incredible display by Mother Nature! I started my shoot off heading north out of town to get away from the lights and clouds hovering over the valley. Meandering through some of my favorite gravel back roads, I decided that a bridge access of the East Gallatin River near Dry Creek would be a perfect place to hang out for the show. I sat in awe as the greens magically appeared and dissipated in and out below the stars...

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Spring skiing and acrylic prints

Spring skiing and acrylic prints

Just returned from a warm spring break vacation with my wife and kids, and am back in the studio working on website updates and processing a few images from this winter. Did not shoot too much new work this past year, instead focusing on processing and editing previous years work to publish in the coming year. Currently working on producing new acrylic and metal prints for a few clients, and am loving the sharpness and clarity that comes from this type of print production! Just before heading south, my oldest son Carl and I went for a hike up the...

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Honored to be part of the Montana Book Festival this year in Missoula:

Honored to be part of the Montana Book Festival this year in Missoula:

Honored to be part of the Montana Book Festival this year in Missoula for our new book "MONTANA PANORAMIC: TRANSPARENT IN THE BACKLIGHT" Shann and I will be presenting on Friday, September 16th:Panel: The Picture, or the Thousand Words?10:00 AM – 11:00 AM Cooper Room A, Missoula Public Library Reading, presentation, Q & AShann Ray and Craig Hergert Reading5:00 PM – 6:00 PM Blackfoot Room, Missoula Public Library

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Thank you Outside Bozeman for the book review!

Thank you Outside Bozeman for the book review!

Full review below, also in print and online: By Adam Brown, "Outside Bozeman" Summer 2022 They say a picture is worth a thousand words, but with Craig Hergert’s collection of photos in Montana Panoramic: Transparent in the Backlight (Great Wide Open Publishing, $85) only a few are necessary—“stunning,” “encompassing,” and “alive” are some that come to mind. These photos, combined with Shann Ray’s elegant narrative expression, show Montana in a way that we can all relate to, as if we are really there. Together, Craig and Shann take you across the Big Sky state, corner to corner, telling the story...

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