Take a visual journey through the heart of Big Sky country! The extraordinary photographs showcased in Montana 24/7 are an extension of the America 24/7 project, an unprecedented digital photography venture that harnessed the talents of more than 25,000 local photographers in all 50 states. Epic and insightful, this remarkable book showcases 698 images adding up to a panoramic glimpse of life under the Big Sky in the first years on the new millennium. You ll discover poignant photographs that perfectly capture the spirit of the state, with images of: A cattlewoman in a place called Wisdom Firemen practicing smoke-jumping outside Missoula A family witnessing a home birth in Whitefish A bluegrass quintet jamming in a Livingston living room And more! From the Hi-Line to Paradise Valley, from the Missouri Breaks to the Bitterroots, the state of Montana is perhaps the handsomest spread in North America. The tough men and tough women who cluster together on this landscape live in perpetual awe of their backyard, even as they love and laugh and survive. The photographs of Montana 24/7 celebrate both Montana s magnificence and the intimacy inside, where the heart is.
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