Category Archives: News & Events

The finalists

We thought it might be fun to take another look at each of the weekly winners in our Spring photo contest before we announce the grand prize winner on Friday. Voting is still open for the people’s choice award, so … Continue reading

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We Have a Winner!

Judging by our entries this week, Spring is one of the best seasons for photography in the West. From macro flower shots to expansive landscapes, this week’s photos were excellent. The editorial team really appreciated the technical difficulty of shooting … Continue reading

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Our final theme…

It’s been a great contest, and for this, our final theme, we decided to pay homage to our favorite season, Spring. In some parts of the West, that means bright, warm days; flowers bursting into bloom; and the beginning of … Continue reading

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This Day in History — April 8th

The United States 1974 – Hank Aaron sets new home run record, topping Babe Ruth’s 714 career home runs. More than 53,000 fans showed up at the Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium to see Hank Aaron hit Dodger Al Downing’s pitch in … Continue reading

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Week Three Winner!

Arizona’s Salt River can be a raging torrent in some seasons, but Bob Miller captured the serene beauty of a stretch of the river in a calmer moment. His photo wins the prize in our contest this week. We especially … Continue reading

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Week Two Winner!

Congratulations to our winner this week, J.T. Dudrow! We’ve seen many images of the Cook Bank ruins in the ghost town of Rhyolite, Nevada, but his night sky background  gives this particular photo an eerie beauty that made it stand … Continue reading

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Tucson Festival of Books photos

  Thanks to all who came out to the Tucson Festival of Books! We had a great time mingling with thousands of book lovers! Thanks also to our authors who came to sign books and talk with readers. Gregory McNamee … Continue reading

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Review of The Ancient Southwest

Jim Burnett of National Parks Traveler wrote a nice review of The Ancient Southwest: A Guide to Archaeological Sites, by Gregory McNamee with photographs by Larry Lindahl.

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Come See Us at The Tucson Festival of Books

It’s our favorite season in the Old Pueblo — spring flowers are blooming, the weather is beautiful, the Wildcats are off to the Big Dance, and it’s time for The Tucson Festival of Books, everybody’s favorite gathering for two days … Continue reading

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Friday Photo 2/6

Photographer Larry Lindahl and editor Aaron Downey celebrate the release of The Ancient Southwest: A Guide to Archaeological Sites, by Gregory McNamee with photographs by Larry Lindahl.

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