Prints accepted into Minnesota Traveling Loan Collection

Two prints by Monticello, Big Lake and Becker area photographer Chris Lommel have been accepted into the Minnesota Professional Photographers Association traveling loan collection. "Kick Back" was made during STMA soccer player Emmy Johnson's senior portrait session in Lommel's studio. "Morning Dew" shows vivid detail of dew drops on a pink peony in their outdoor portrait park.

Lommel wins community guide cover photo contest

During an early morning bike ride/photo shoot around Big Lake, photographer Chris Lommel found serenity and a cover shot for the 2009-2010 Big Lake Community Guide.