Welcome to 12 Gauge Photography. This site highlights a beautiful collection of nature and wildlife images taken by award-winning nature photographer Doug Minshell.
Please be sure to check back often as new images are added to the galleries frequently.
Thank you stopping by and hope you enjoy these beautiful images.
SPECIAL NOTE: Be sure to check out Doug's award winning photos. The photo titled "Emerging Green Sea Turtle" in the Wildlife gallery was one of 72 photos selected for the 2012 Best of Nature Photography Show at the San Diego Natural History Museum's Ordover Gallery. The first three photos in the Desert Gallery were just selected as winners in the 2012 Anza-Borrego Desert Photo Conest sponsored by the Anza-Borrego Foundation and Institute. The photo titled "Just Chatting" in the Desert and Wildlife galleries won 2nd place in the Desert Animals category of the Anza-Borrego Foundation's 2011 Anza-Borrego Desert Photo Contest. The photo titled "Green Sea Turtle" in the Wildlife gallery won 3rd place in the 2009 Best of Nature competition sponsored by the San Diego Natural History Museum's Ordover Gallery.