Joe Duty captures the essence of rural Texas. A resident of Wise County since 1992, Joe has worked as a staff photographer for the Wise County Messenger since 2001.
He has the ability to transform the mundane into the phenomenal. The world functions as his living and breathing painter's palette. With every click of the camera and every new angle he finds, Joe brushes fresh strokes upon his never-ending canvas of work.
Joe's broader photographic interests include underwater, travel and nature photography.
He's earned many awards including photographer of the year numerous times, PopPhoto contest winner and third place in the he 2003 Nikon International. He's also been published in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, The Dallas Morning News and Shutterbug Magazine.