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Capturing Iowa’s Seasons Text and Photography by Ty Smedes

Capturing Iowa's Seasons

Reviewed by Teri Davis

Once in a while you find a book that is a perfect combination of photography and writing. Capturing Iowa’s Seasons is one of these accomplishments created by Iowa author, Ty Smedes.

Relying on Ty Smedes experience and artistry in photojournalism, he has created a collection reflecting the natural beauty of each season in Iowa. Understanding the conflicts of preservation of the prairie as opposed to the maximum utilization of the state’s farmland, he captures the natural world into photographs of the rarely viewed wildlife both flora and fauna.