Based in Iowa, Leslie Heemsbergen captures the wealth of subjects found on the present day Midwest US prairie for stock, editorial, art, and business. http://www.leslieheemsbergen.com


AWARDS & SHOWS
2016  Prints available at Crane Winery in the Villages of Van Buren County, Iowa                                2013 Judge, Equine Photographers Network Ideal Photography Contest
2012, Iowa State Fair Third Place Family Farm Category
2011 Judge, Equine Photographers Network Equine Ideal Photography Contest
2011 Iowa State Fair Third Place Black and White Division
2011 Iowa State Fair Honorable Mention (2 images)
2008 Judge, Equine Photographers Network Equine Ideal Photography Contest
2007 Equine Photographers Network Winter Solstice Challenge Winner
2006-2009, Agency Gallery Deli Art Exhibit, Agency Iowa
2008 Western States Horse Expo, Juried Competition
2006 2008, 2010, Ottumwa Medical Clinic Artist, Ottumwa, Iowa
2005 William Penn University Foyer Gallery Art Exhibit, Oskaloosa, Iowa
2004 Presenter, Horse Management Marketing, Iowa State University Animal Science Program
2003, 2004, 2005 Presenter, Hands-On Horse Photography Clinic, Iowa Horse Fair
1999 Judge, Iowa Horse Shows Association Photography Contest
1998 Iowa State Fair Honorable Mention
1996-2000, Official Photographer Iowa State Fair Society Horse Show
1995 National Hot Rod Association Photography Contest, Non-Action Category 1st Place
1992-1995, Instructor, Introduction to Photography, Indian Hills Community Customized Learning
Division, Ottumwa, IA
1988 1989, Iowa Horse Fair Photography Contest, 1st Place

PUBLICATIONS

​2013-2016, Iowa Horse Show Association, Horse Show Times
2011, BIT Magazine, Cover
2010, American Farrier’s Journal, Life Data Lab’s Farrier’s Formula Advertisement
2009, Horse Care Magazine, Cover, January
2008, Back in the Saddle Cover Photo, Spring Issue
2007, Percheron Calendar, 1 image
2006, Northwest Horse Source, Gallops Saddlery Advertisement
2006, Palomino Journal, November, 3 images inside
2006, Mischka Mule Calendar, 1 image
2006, State Line Tack, Winter Flyer
2006, Trakehner Horse Association Calendar, 1 image
2005, Equinox Sporthorse Clinic Advertisement
2005, Back in the Saddle Cover Photo, Winter Issue
2005, Workman Publishing Page a Day Calendar, 3 images
2004, The Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, SE Iowa Affiliate Calendar, 12 images
2004, Apples n Oats Magazine, Equine Photography Article Series, Spring, Summer & Winter
2004, Equine Photographers Network Weekly Engagement Calendar, 1 image
2002, Eastern Equerry, 2 images inside
2000, Percheon Calendar, 1 image