James and Joyce Martin live in Starkville, Mississippi. James is a Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Mississippi State University. Joyce is retired from the Georgia Department of Family and Children Services. They share a love of the outdoors, one aspect of which is trying to capture images of beautiful places and creatures. Their specialty is wildlife portraits and their books include: Backyard Visions: The Ruby-throated Hummingbird, Noxubee, The Rookery, The Eagles at Noxubee NWR: Our 2008 Diary and Images of North American Big Game.