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Nothing is more fun that photographing beautiful and well-trained bird dogs…and none better than the fine pointers and setters at Northwoods Bird Dogs. My friends and clients Jerry Kolter and Betsy Danielson spend each winter in southwest Georgia training dogs. Lucky for me, they were only a few miles down the road. Look for the […]

Happy Holidays to all our clients and friends!

American Field Christmas Ad for Georgia’s Shadow Oak Plantation. (I had the great opportunity to finally meet Butch Houston and Gail Melton and visit the beautiful Shadow Oak Plantation while in Georgia last winter!)

WordPress Website Development for Zukovich Game Birds

Ads announcing the retirement, offering stud service of all-age field trial bird dog LJ Confidential.

Photography and design for poster for the 2014 Florida Open All-Age Championship held at Chinquapin Farm, Branford, Florida.

The Sportsman’s Cabinet 2013 Christmas Card.

Winter 2013 Cover of Quail Forever

TSC continues to work with our good friends Jerry and Betsy from Northwoods Bird Dogs creating their Christmas cards and Note cards for their correspondence. The photos were taken in October 2011 in Minnesota.

The month of January of the Quail Forever 2012 Calendar features a photo I took in 2008 at Erin Kennels in Illinois. The setter, Dee, pointed a huge covey of quail that exploded as Sean Derrig approached to flush. Though she can barely be seen in the tall grass, there’s just enough of her showing […]

Grouse Fans available in “The Grouse Woods” We’ve updated our Online Store at Chris Mathan Photo with 2 New Galleries in Autumn 2011-New Photos (“The Grouse Woods” and “Autumn 2011”) and Bird Dogs (“Puppies!!!”) A great selection of many new photographs! Prints are the highest professional quality from Millers Labs and are available in a […]

I participated in a Nikonians workshop with photographer Steve Simon on December 3 in Woburn, MA. Steve is a fabulous photographer and an inspiring teacher. Highly recommended for any Nikon enthusiast! I’ll definitely be attending another one when the opportunity arises. See the Gallery called “Kit” at Chris Mathan Photo for the latest photos…

Earlier this month, I traveled to Sandstone, Minnesota for a photo shoot with Jerry Kolter and his wife, Betsy Danielson for Northwoods Bird Dogs. TSC developed the first NWBD website in 2005. We are proud that Jerry and Betsy have asked TSC to develop a new Content Management System website for their successful business. Northwoods […]

Early in September, I traveled to Broomhill, Manitoba again to judge the derby stakes that accompany the Manitoba Championship and the Pelican Open All-Age Classic and to photograph the trials as I have for several years. Also Joe McCarl from Hard Driving Kennels was there this summer, training dogs with Colvin and Mazie Davis. That […]

I met professional trainer/handler Joe McCarl of Hard Driving Kennels this week in Milan, New Hampshire. It’s been a busy summer with lots of work in the studio and 5 bird dogs at home! Well, sadly it was time again to send them down the road. Joe spent the week training with Tony Bly and […]

With a great library of photos taken on various trips to Alabama, it was no problem giving the Davis Quail Hunts brochure a fresh look! The front photo features Hard Driving Rita who spent the winter with Colvin and Mazie…and shooters Sherman Hooks and Mazie Davis. The back of the brochure card features all-age champion […]

In early March, I’ll traveling to Alabama for a photo shoot at Davis Quail Hunts and will be attending the Alabama Open Shooting Dog Championship held at the historic Sedgefield Plantation in Union Springs. Lewis B. Maytag, well-known for his patented washing machine, developed Sedgefield Plantation in the 1930s. Strideaway partner, Mazie Davis and I […]

I’m excited to be in the company of some of the world’s best outdoor photographers at Mitch Kezar’s Windigo Images — the best Hunting, Fishing, Camping, Outdoor and Wildlife stock photography anywhere!

As a long standing member, I’m proud to be featured in the beautifully designed 140 page Ruffed Grouse Society’s 50th Anniversary Issue! Dedication. Commitment. Loyalty— Grouse is the amazing story of my friend Steve Groy’s great grouse champion, Sky’s Blue Belle and a photograph I took of her in Marienville, PA in 2006. Also featured […]

Welcome to our new secure Online Store where you can buy prints of your bird dogs and field trials. Our high quality professional prints are made at Miller’s Professional Imaging. If you would like to order prints of your dogs and/or from the 2011 Broomhill Trials, please Contact me for the password you’ll need to […]