June storms are great when photographing environmental portraits like these ones of the 2013 Stampede Indian Princess Amber Big plume from the Tsuu T'ina Nation.
She went out of her way to make sure we achieved the look we wanted.
|Tom Bews, on his horse Big Enough, watches a storm roll toward his ranch near Longview, south of Calgary. Bew, 67, grew up beside the family of Stampede icon Guy Weadick and, not surprisingly, made a career in Competitive rodeo.|
|Clay Chattaway on the Bar S Ranch established near Nanton in 1886|
|Morgan Chattaway, Bar S Ranch|
|Ivan Smith talks to Sarah on his Big Bend Bison ranch near Penhold, Alta.|