photography http://iowapublicradio.org en Photographing the Heartland http://iowapublicradio.org/post/photographing-heartland <p>For more than 50 years photographer <a href="http://www.davidplowden.com">David Plowden</a> has been capturing images of American and the land he loves most is here in the Midwest. Host Charity Nebbe talks with Plowden about his latest book "Heartland: The Plains and the Prairie."&nbsp;</p><p>Also, <a href="http://www.dennischamberlin.com/">Dennis Chamberlin</a> of Iowa State University's <a href="http://www.jlmc.iastate.edu/">Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication </a>discusses how the field of photojournalism is changing.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p></p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 21:33:59 +0000 Charity Nebbe & Dennis Reese 31734 at http://iowapublicradio.org Photographing the Heartland That Tree: Documenting a Year in the Life of a Lonely Bur Oak http://iowapublicradio.org/post/tree-documenting-year-life-lonely-bur-oak <p>&quot;That Tree&quot; is a lonely Bur oak standing in the middle of a cornfield in Southwest Wisconsin. That Tree is a tree that sparked the imagination of photographer Mark Hirsch. Today on Talk of Iowa, host Charity Nebbe talks with Hirsch about what drew him to That Tree and <a href="http://thattree.net/" target="_blank">his year long odyssey</a>, taking a picture of the tree every day for a year&hellip; and the stunning results.</p><p></p> Mon, 14 Oct 2013 17:45:00 +0000 Charity Nebbe 30550 at http://iowapublicradio.org That Tree: Documenting a Year in the Life of a Lonely Bur Oak Iowa Nature Photography http://iowapublicradio.org/post/iowa-nature-photography <p>Professional studio photographers often put their subjects in front of a white back-drop. In January, mother nature does that too. Today, our topic is nature photography in the winter. Charity speaks with three of Iowa&#39;s most talented nature photographers about why it&#39;s worth it to brave the cold with your camera. Guests are Ty Smedes of Des Moines, Larry Stone of Elkader and Don Poggensee of Ida Grove.</p> Wed, 25 Jan 2012 05:00:00 +0000 Charity Nebbe 77 at http://iowapublicradio.org