These are some links I find useful & informative (clicking on link will open new window):
Nature Photographers Network
-- The premier on-line photography network for nature photographers with photo critique galleries and educational and instructional articles.
-- The outdoor photographer's "bible" chock full of how-to articles, equipment and gear reviews, and interviews with today's top nature photographers.
B&H Photo Video
-- A great place to buy photo gear (or just browse and dream!)
-- Wayne is a fellow Kansas photographer whose work draws on the beauty of Kansas. I especially like his vineyard images.
-- Scott is another Kansas photographer with a great love for the Flint Hills.
-- Bill has a special talent for floral images and is a tremendous inspiration for my own floral visions.
Kansas Trails Council
-- Yes, Kansas has hiking trails! This site has information about many of them.
What the Duck
-- A quirky cartoon strip only photographers will get!
-- George Lepp is a contributing editor to Outdoor Photographer
. Attending one of his seminars a few years ago fueled my commitment to work on my skills.