Joe Byers has more than 1,000 magazine articles in print and is currently a field editor with Whitetail Journal, Predator Xtreme, Whitetails Unlimited, Crossbow Revolution, and African Hunting Journal magazines. He’s spent the last three decades depicting the thrill of the chase and photographing the majesty of all things wild. Byers is a member of the Professional Outdoor Media Association and numerous other professional and conservation organizations.
Forgotten in the Cecil the Lion saga were the people of Africa, which didn't sit well with renowned wildlife artist Ryan Kirby. So Kirby did what he normally does when something inspires him; he began to paint.