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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, www.cbegeman.blogspot.com.
March 19, 2012
Catching the last bits of winter and the first hints of spring in South Dakota was Christian's photography mission recently.
March 8, 2012
Capture the movement of nighttime scenes with a little camera know-how.
February 20, 2012
Our hobbies and enthusiasms open doors for change to come into our lives.
February 6, 2012
A lone country church set against a vast prairie sky is an inspiring sight.
January 23, 2012
The lonely beauty of West River buttes.
January 9, 2012
Old barns take on new meaning when chore time involves a camera.
December 30, 2011
Increase your chances on spotting South Dakota wildlife from your car.
December 12, 2011
When taking pictures of early winter scenes, hoar frost can be your friend.
November 28, 2011
The rewards of witnessing a sunrise in the Badlands are worth the discomfort of a little lost sleep.
November 15, 2011
Using time lapse photography, Christian Begeman condensed last October's football game between SDSU and NDSU down to two minutes.
October 31, 2011
Abandoned farmhouses and barns may be eyesores to some, but for Christian Begeman, they are bittersweet pieces of history.
October 21, 2011
Our visual reality is in living color. Knowing this, a good photograph needs to have rich, true colors to catch one’s eye to make the image work… or does it?
October 5, 2011
Taking good fall pictures is not as easy as it might seem. Christian Begeman shares his tips.
September 19, 2011
It takes time and patience, but the rewards of capturing the starry hosts and being humbled by them are worth every minute of lost sleep.
September 6, 2011
South Dakota is known for beautiful, wide open spaces, but did you know that compelling images can be made in a seemingly boring pasture or even your own backyard or garden?
August 19, 2011
Welcome our new photography web columnist, Isabel native Christian Begeman.