Member Area

Members of RMOWP are scattered across the continent, come from all walks of life, and represent all levels of expertise. Some have been writers and/or photographers for most of their professional lives, some are exploring new venues of expression, and still others are just learning how to transfer their love of the outdoors into digital images or electronic prose.

This area contains information for those interested in learning more about our membership, as well as links to data exclusive to our members.

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Below are links to member’s websites and Facebook pages. Click on a logo or link to learn more about who’s who in RMOWP.

Bernskoetter, Dan

Dan LogoA freelance photographer, Dan has had images published in several magazines, teaches photography courses, and provides training in Adobe Lightroom. Dan is also a volunteer naturalist at the Runge Nature Center in Jefferson City, MO, and is active in Lions Club International,

Fields, William

the face of the desert

Shannon, the face of the desert… © William Fields

Bill Fields is a freelance photographer from Hermann, Missouri. In addition to photo workshops and field trips, he has published one book, Herman Missouri — One of the Prettiest Towns in America and has another ready for publication The Four Directioins, A Southwestern  Journey. Bill uses sepia and black and white to highlight the stark beauty of the southwestern landscape and its people. To see Bill’s work, visit his website, (or click the photo).

Gaug, Maryann

Best Hikes Breckenridge & VailAuthor of numerous Falcon guides, Maryann has explored the Colorado Rockies extensively. See some of her books at

Gricoskie, Jared

As owner of Yellow Wood Guiding, Jared offers private Photo Safaris, Wildlife and Nature Tours in Rocky Mountain National Park year round. Visit for more information.

Guthrie, Terry

Mostly Nature Photography

Terry Guthrie’s website offers a collection of his nature photographs including fauna, flora, and landscapes.


Horton, Katherine & William

William Horton PhotographyFor money, William Horton Photography photographs new buildings and old cars. For fun, we take photos of nature–and anything else that strikes our fancy. Visit us at, or

Mease, Cheyenne

The founder of Health Heart Soul, Cheyenne Mease has 25 years experience as an energy healer, teacher, speaker and intuitive life advisor. She offers practical wisdom for real living. For more information see

Murphy, Mary Alice

Grant County BeatMary Alice Murphy is owner/editor/main reporter and sometime photographer for The Grant County Beat, a Grant County, New Mexico-based news website. It offers mostly local news with releases from around the state, plus a comprehensive calendar of events and just about everything you’d expect of a local newspaper.

Perry, Al

Al Perry logoAl Perry became interested in nature photography about 15 years ago. He recently took up cinematography, specializing in slow motion. Representative images for Al Perry are best viewed on his Facebook page.

Thornton, John

3rd-04_John_Thornton_Gray Hairstreak

To see what John has been up to photographically, look over his slide shows. They are available on YouTube and his galleries at Photodex.

Left: Gray Hairstreak by John Thornton, 3rd place, Fauna category, RMOWP 2013 Photography Contest.

Travis, Cecilia

Accessible NatureRecently Cecilia Travis became interested in where people with reduced mobility can explore the great outdoors, and has a website to disseminate that information.