Scenic photo: Horse in the Salt River

Apache Junction photographer Jim Kennedy snapped a photo of horse in the Salt River. The Independent encourages residents to submit their favorite scenic or wildlife photos taken within the community, with a short description of the shot, for publication with photo credit. Do not use a filter on submitted photos. Send submissions with your name […]

Scenic photo: Zone-tailed hawk

“It is a zone-tailed hawk that suddenly appeared on our saguaro cactus,” Apache Junction photographer Greg Williams said in an e-mail. The Independent encourages residents to submit their favorite scenic or wildlife photos taken within the community, with a short description of the shot, for publication with photo credit. Do not use a filter on […]

April 28: Wildlife photography workshop with author Bruce Taubert

From netting bats after dark to staying calm while face-to-face with massive bull elk on the Mogollon Rim, Bruce Taubert has four decades of photographing Arizona wildlife that he will share on April 28 at Boyce Thompson Arboretum. The author/photographer will narrate photographs, share anecdotes and explain exposure and composition techniques from 9 to 11 […]