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Michael Bogert

Michael Bogert is a freelance photographer whose first interest in photography started in the mid 1970s after taking a course it Grand Forks Central High School. Even though stepping away from it for many years, he never lost my interest and recently joined the digital age of photography. He enjoys trying to capture all sorts of moments, from sunrise to sunset, the moon and the stars, and the people, birds and animals that decorate our landscapes.

MICHAEL BOGERT: Photo Gallery — Springing Into Action

Spring is a great time of the year to view wildlife, whether it’s migrating waterfowl or year-round resident bald eagles, and Grand Forks photographer Michael Bogert knows just where to look.

MICHAEL BOGERT: Photo Gallery — Going Up In The Country

Grand Forks photographer Michael Bogert has been at it again. Here are some great landscape and animal shots (wild and domestic) from a couple of recent jaunts into the countryside.

MICHAEL BOGERT: Photo Gallery — Midwinter Snapshots

Grand Forks photographer Michael Bogert has braved the recent spate of cold weather to capture these wildlife and landscape in rural Grand Forks County.

MICHAEL BOGERT: Photo Gallery — Winter Wanderings

Grand Forks photographer Michael Bogert has been braving the recent cold weather, venturing into the countryside in search of picturesque settings. Here is what he found.

MICHAEL BOGERT: Photo Gallery — A Place In Minnesota

Grand Forks photographer recently spent some time at “a place in Minnesota,” and this is what caught his eye.

MICHAEL BOGERT: Photo Gallery — Down By The River

Grand Forks photographer Michael Bogert recently took a walk along the Red River and did his best to catch one of these great horned owls in flight but to no avail.

MICHAEL BOGERT: Photo Gallery — Blues On The Red

Grand Forks photographer Michael Bogert took in Happy Harry’s Blues on the Red on Saturday in downtown Grand Forks. Check out his crowd photos as well as the those of the entertainers — Mud from the Twin Cities and Laura Rain and the Caesars from Detroit.

MICHAEL BOGERT: Photo Gallery — Paul Bunyan Animal Land

Grand Forks photographer Michael Bogert recently spent some time at Paul Bunyan Animal Land, which is located on U.S. Highway 2 between Bemidji and Cass Lake, Minn. Animal Land is home to nearly 100 animals representing every continent on earth. Some of the animals you can see at Animal Land include lions, tigers, camels, lemurs, kangaroos, raccoons, three species of deer, bobcats, wolves, jackals, coyotes, cavies, coatimundi, skunk, fox, rabbits, reptiles, exotic birds, amazing bugs and various small mammals.

MICHAEL BOGERT: Photo Gallery — Summertime Scenes

Grand Forks photographer Michael Bogert gets around. Enjoy these shots from the latest Blues on the Red and North Dakota Museum of Arts concerts and bird antics in Minnesota lake country, among others.

MICHAEL BOGERT: Photo Gallery — A Boat Ride And Hike To Remember

A weekend boat ride and a hike opens up a world of life to Grand Forks photographer Michael Bogert.