Author Archives: Mark Davis

Mark Davis

About Mark Davis

I have been with the Omaha World-Herald since 1999, spending the past few years behind still and video cameras.

Week in Pictures: Wildfires, Nebraska’s first football game

Wildfires ravage Dawes County in western Nebraska, NU soundly defeats Southern Mississippi and the Nebraska State Fair entertains the latest round of the Week in Pictures. Continue reading

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Week in pictures: Falcons, a solar eclipse and open season on swimming

We catch up with Nebraska Game and Parks and Raptor Recovery as they band falcons, a Homestead Act celebration and swimmers at the Gretna Municipal Pool. Continue reading

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Falcon banding at the Woodmen Tower

Mark Davis and Kyle Benecke share the process of banding five falcon chicks at the Woodmen Tower. Continue reading

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New discoveries on birding trips

Mark Davis shares photos and stories from two recent birding expeditions. Continue reading

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Morel hunting: Finding gold in a flood zone

Photojournalist Mark Davis details his recent morel hunts in the area and shows off his finds – but don’t expect him to reveal the location of any honey holes. Continue reading

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2011 Year in Pictures — Mark Davis

Mark Davis shares some of his favorite images from 2011. Continue reading

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World-Herald Week in Pictures: Nov. 28 – Dec. 4, 2011

Midlanders enjoy what is likely the last of the area’s warm weather for 2011, Warren Buffett announces the pending purchase of the Omaha World-Herald and the Creighton Bluejays men’s soccer team advances to the national semifinals. Continue reading

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Pelican Migration

Mark Davis discusses the patience & determination that were key in making pictures of the pelican migration in Iowa. Continue reading

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Faces of the flood

Mark Davis talks about some of the Iowans he met during the 2011 flood. Continue reading

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World-Herald Week in Pictures: Oct. 10th-16th, 2011

See images from a bean harvest in southwestern Iowa, a kite festival in La Vista and regional fall sports. Continue reading

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