Montana Trout Unlimited


Montana Trout Unlimited


Many of the great photographs on our website were donated by Montana photographers and our members for use by Montana Trout Unlimited.  Find out more about them below.

Jimmerson, A picAmy Jimmerson


Bill_McDavidBill McDavid

Bill is a longtime friend of Montana TU and has contributed images to our publications as well as our website. “There is not a day that passes that I do not look up at the sky, the top of a mountain or the ground beneath me and see something worth staring at… and release the shutter,” says Bill.

Lance SchelvinLance Schelvan


Lance Schelvan is  the founder of the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation’s “Bugle” magazine.  His extensive explorations are catalogued through photos of landscapes and special places. Lance has an art degree from the University of Montana.  More photos are at, where he is continuously updating the “Galleries” tab.

 PooleRobin Poole


Robin began photographing friends and colleagues in school. As maturity ripened, he switched primarily to wildlife and images in the wilderness.  Some favorites are at

Janie OsborneJanie Osborne


Janie Osborne is a multimedia freelance photojournalist. Her images have been featured in numerous national publications including The Wall Street Journal and Associated Press. Her photographs of the Smith River were recently featured in The New York Times in July 2015.

ONA007-00064Joel Sartore

Joel Sartore is a photographer, speaker, author, teacher, and a 20-year contributor to National Geographic magazine.  His bull trout photography found on our webiste was provided through an agreement with US Fish and Wildlife Service biologist Wade Fredenburg.  More of these photos can be found at the USFWS National Digital Library  for use by the public.

For more of his photography go to