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Christian Begeman

Photography Columnist

Christian Begeman grew up in Isabel and now lives in Sioux Falls. When he's not working at Midcontinent Communications he is often on the road photographing our prettiest spots around the state. Follow Begeman on his blog,

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Getting Lost in the Woods

September 20, 2023
A plainsman explores the forests of South Dakota.

Late Summer Blues

August 30, 2023
The season is nearly over, but the prairie remains as colorful as ever.

West River Green

July 5, 2023
Abundant rains have brought life west of the hundredth meridian.

A Grand Entrance

May 25, 2023
Spring arrived late, but it was more than welcome.

Under the Lights

March 29, 2023
An unexpected magnetic storm led to brilliant northern lights across South Dakota.

No Hurry

January 11, 2023
It’s worth slowing down to capture the wonders of winter.

Nature’s White Quilt

December 14, 2022
A blanket of frost creates a winter wonderland.

Fall’s Final Flourish

November 15, 2022
Autumn in South Dakota went out with a colorful bang.

A Decade of State-U

October 12, 2022
Since renewing their rivalry in the Division I era, the annual football game has provided excitement and colorful photos.

Discoveries at Englewood Springs

September 15, 2022
Our photographer finds more than he bargained for in the wilderness near Lead.

Like Painted Kites

August 10, 2022
South Dakota’s summer skies go flyin’ by.

In Full Bloom

July 13, 2022
There are lessons to be learned walking among the wildflowers.

Shortgrass Spring

June 8, 2022
The season breathes new life into South Dakota’s people and places.

Keeping Track of Light and Life

May 11, 2022
After a brief delay, 2022’s Spring Journal is here.

First Flowers

April 13, 2022
New life is beginning to emerge on South Dakota’s prairies.

Tournament Time

March 16, 2022
This month, nature takes a back seat to basketball.

Finding White in a Brown Winter

February 16, 2022
Snow has been scarce in parts of South Dakota, but our photographer discovered a few hidden winter scenes.

Christmas Traditions

January 12, 2022
During the holidays, our photographer always makes time to explore South Dakota’s chilly outdoors.

Snow Day

December 15, 2021
The first flurries of the season beckoned to our photographer.

Embracing Darkness

November 10, 2021
Early nights lead to unique photographic opportunities.

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