In the Wild

By  |  August 31, 2015
Higher Plane | All images by Lee Deigaard, Higher Plane | All images by Lee Deigaard,

Artist: Lee Deigaard

Project: Unbidden

Description: Employing the same infrared technology used by hunters, Lee Deigaard tracks animals through the woods in order to capture images of them in their element. Of the process, she says, “I learn only what the animals choose to announce.”

Lee Deigaard has lived in New Orleans since 2002. Trained as a sculptor, she works in a variety of media including photography, installation, drawing, and video.

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Jeff Rich is a photographer based in Pawleys Island, South Carolina. Jeff currently teaches photography at Coastal Carolina University. He curates the OA’s weekly photo series, Eyes on the South.