Peggy Coleman is a nationally recognized, award winning wildlife and nature photographer. Her photos are featured across the internet, as well as in numerous publications such as The Arizona Highways Wildlife Guide, Arizona Highways Magazine, Arizona Key Magazine, AAA Highroads Magazine, Arizona Game and Fish Wildlife Calendars 2014 -2016, Phoenix LIVING Magazine and commercial media on behalf of BEARIZONA Wildlife Park, in Williams, Arizona.
2015 brought a prestigious award of "The Top 100" for the National Audubon Society from 9000 entries in their yearly photography contest. "Shazaam! The Green Heron Strikes Again!" welcomed the honor. Shazaam has been shared worldwide by way of social media and has inspired artists for painting, sculpting, tattoos, sketches and has been "chalked" in competition on both the East and West coastal seaboards!
Of the 5000+ photo entries in the 2014 Arizona Highways Photo Contest, of which 30 finalist were chosen across three categories, Landscape, Wildlife and Macro, Peggy garnered three finalist awards, two for Wildlife and one for Macro division. "Shazaam! The Green Heron Strikes Again!" won 2nd place across all categories. The Round-tailed Squirrel photo featured in the slideshow is a 2016 Arizona Game and Fish Wildlife Calendar winner.
Peggy's photos are frequently 'shared' in such social media sites such as Facebook, where she maintains a personal as well as photography page, Peggy Coleman Photography. She also serves as the group administrator for a popular, Facebook birding group, Birding--Arizona and the Southwest.