Living West

Photo Essay: Shadow Catcher

Photographer Shane Balkowitsch celebrates the modern faces of Native America using an Old West technique. Shane Balkowitsch didn’t foresee the …

C&I’s 2020 Photo Contest: Wild America

An online peek into the latest installment of C&I’s annual photo contest. Editor’s Note: For more images from our 2020 photo contest, …

Photo Essay: Delta Documentarian

Photographer Rory Doyle finds his most awarded subject matter among his neighbors in rural Mississippi and follows that same cowboys …

Western Heritage Awards Winners Announced

The National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum is honoring the best in Western entertainment this April. Actors Robert Duvall and Kurt …

Justin Moore

The “Small Town USA” singer-songwriter recommends working at the beach, his mother’s cooking, and staying home until age 30. Small-town …

Equestrian Roundup: Seamless Transitions

Innovative, fashion-conscious manufacturers offer savvy, all-weather gear in striking colors to help customers through the seasons with comfort and style. …

Brody Cress

The Wyoming saddle bronc rider won a historic third consecutive Cheyenne Frontier Days Buckle by focusing on training, not results. …

Photo Essay: XL Statement Maker

Photographer Cara Romero’s Indigenous subject matter tackles the big stuff. It was a big platform from which to make a …