Summer Smiles and Sweet Corn took first place in the People and Families category of the 2018 Lens on St. Croix Valley photo contest. Read more about Lens on St. Croix Valley: See the 'Sheer Joy and Happiness' on These Kids' Faces
This Hudson garden is full of native plants and plants that are wildlife friendly, like trees and shrubs that produce nuts and berries for birds and squirrels. Read more about Hudson Woman Shares Her Secrets to a Successful Garden
During his sophomore year of high school, David Parker decided to take a photography class. “I’ve been [taking photographs] ever since,” says the St. Paul native and 14-year Stillwater resident.
Parker mostly photographs bridges, buildings, the rising and setting sun, and finds his inspiration in the Stillwater area. “I love it—the history, the old buildings and the landscapes,” he says. “It’s fantastic to get out and wander around and see what’s there.” Read more about Photographer Finds Inspiration in Local Landscapes and Architecture
You’ve finally convinced everyone to take a family photo: your busy husband, camera-shy son, and can’t-sit-still-for-a-minute daughter. Or you have a family reunion coming up and want to be sure to capture that multi-generational photo opportunity—either by hiring a professional photographer for their artistry and expertise; or by grabbing your own camera. Quick: What to wear? Where and what time of day to take the photograph? How to pose? Lisa Buth and Jeff Dunn, two St. Read more about Picture Perfect