The sun rises over Crane Lake in Northern Minnesota on June 22, 2019.
Sony a7R III + 24-70mm f/2.8

A mallard duck wades in the headwaters of the Mississippi River at Minnesota’s Itasca State Park, at sunrise on June 19, 2019. Sony a7R III + 100-400mm

Rugged cliffs over Lake Superior at Tettegouche State Park on Minnesota’s North Shore. Palisade Head and Shovel Point on July 17, 2019 (left), and the mouth of the Baptism River on June 25, 2019 (right).
Sony a7R III + 24-70mm f/2.8

Nekima Levy Armstrong, a civil rights lawyer, speaks at a community-organized rally against deaths by police officers outside the Hennepin County Government Center in downtown Minneapolis on May 1, 2019, following former officer Mohamed Noor being convicted of murder in the 2017 shooting death of Justine Damond Ruszczyk.
Sony a7R III + 70-200mm f/2.8

The sun rises behind Bat Island on Lake Superior, as seen from Rock Harbor at Isle Royale National Park on September 19, 2019. A backpacker’s paradise, the island is one of the least-visited U.S. national parks, but boasts the highest return visit rate.
Sony a7R IV + 100-400mm

Protesters gathered outside the Target Center in downtown Minneapolis, where President Donald Trump held a campaign rally on October 10, 2019.
Sony a7R III and IV + 20mm f/1.4, 135mm f/1.8, 35mm f/1.2, 24-70mm f/2.8

Sailboats on Lake Harriet in Minneapolis shortly before sunrise on August 22, 2019.
Sony a7R III + 24-70mm f/2.8

A construction worker in the snow at the City of Minneapolis Public Service Building project in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota, on December 13, 2019.
Fujifilm GFX100 + 100-200mm

The Duquesne Incline, part of Pittsburgh’s public transit system, carries passengers up and down a hill along the Monongahela River, on June 11, 2019.
Sony a7R III + 24-70mm f/2.8

Scenes from the North: The morning sun shines through mist rising from the Poplar River waterfall on the Superior Hiking Trail near Lutsen, Minnesota, on September 26, 2019 (top left), fall foliage in Silver Bay, Minnesota, on September 30, 2019 (top right), tall trees line the Kettle River at St. Croix State Park on June 2, 2019 (bottom left), and a beaver swims in a river in the Chippewa National Forest on June 19, 2019.
Sony a7R III and IV + 16-35mm f/2.8, 24-70mm f/2.8, 100-400mm

Ellingsen Island on Lake Superior, as seen on a cold winter morning from Split Rock Lighthouse State Park on Minnesota’s North Shore on January 17, 2019.
Sony a7R III + 24-70mm f/2.8 + 10-stop ND

Hikers stand in the snow at the Baptism River High Falls at Tettegouche State Park on Minnesota’s North Shore on January 17, 2019.
Sony a7R III + 16-35mm f/2.8

A dog stands on a fishing boat returning to shore on Crane Lake in Northern Minnesota on June 22, 2019.
Sony a7R III + 100-400mm

Minnesota’s Split Rock Lighthouse over the snow-covered shoreline of Lake Superior at sunset on January 1, 2019.
Sony a7R III + 16-35mm f/2.8

At Isle Royale National Park, an island in Lake Superior: the sun rises at Rock Harbor (top left), a seaplane descends into Tobin Harbor at the start of a backpacking trip (top right), antlers along the hiking trail at Daisy Farm Campground (bottom left), and morning at the Tobin Harbor docks (bottom right), on September 17–19, 2019.
Sony a7R III and IV + 24-70mm f/2.8, Batis 18mm

Minneapolis Police Department Public Information Officer John Elder gives an update to reporters at the scene of a fatal car crash at 36th and Aldrich Avenues North on May 1, 2019.
Sony a7R III + 70-200mm f/2.8

Merganser ducklings near Paradise Beach on Minnesota’s North Shore of Lake Superior during a summer sunrise on June 27, 2019.
Sony a7R III + 100-400mm

The sun sets behind cliffs surrounding Mount Magazine State Park in the Arkansas River valley between the Ozark and Ouachita national forests on March 27, 2019.
Sony a7R III + 100-400mm

Ice coats branches hanging over Lake Superior at Tettegouche State Park on Minnesota’s North Shore on January 14, 2019.
Sony a7R III + 16-35mm f/2.8

St. Croix State Park, Minnesota’s largest state park, in the summertime: the view from above (left) and below (right) the Civilian Conservation Corps fire tower, constructed in 1937, on June 2, 2019.
Sony a7R III + 16-35mm f/2.8

A U.S. Forest Service 1959 de Havilland DHC-2 Beaver plane lands on Devil Track Lake in Minnesota’s Superior National Forest on June 25, 2019. The aircraft can scoop up water for firefighting, stock fish in remote lakes, perform medical evacuations, spread seeds after clearcutting, and uses antennas to track wildlife for studies.
Sony a7R III + 100-400mm

The downtown skyline of Minneapolis, Minnesota, as seen on October 6, 2019.
Sony a7R IV + 24-70mm f/2.8

The M/V Edwin H. Gott freighter ship passes behind Split Rock Lighthouse on Minnesota’s North Shore of Lake Superior on January 1, 2019.
Sony a7R III + 100-400mm

A 28-minute long exposure photograph at Judge C.R. Magney State Park reveals swirling star trails on September 27, 2019 (left), and the “Super Blood Wolf Moon” total lunar eclipse of January 20, 2019, as seen from Tettegouche State Park (right).
Sony a7R III and IV + Batis 18mm, 100-400mm

The Pigeon River winds between Minnesota’s Superior National Forest and Ontario’s La Verendrye Provincial Park, as seen from a helipad along Rengo Road on September 28, 2019.
Sony a7R IV + 100-400mm

A fishing boat leaves the Silver Bay, Minnesota marina at sunrise, as haze from Canadian wildfires blankets Lake Superior, on July 9, 2019.
Sony a7R III + 100-400mm