Although south Florida might be better known for its swamplands, the natural beauty of the original Florida shines brightest in Alachua County and the greater Gainesville area. Host to ancient cypress swamps, beautiful rivers & lakes, cool natural springs and unspoiled wilderness parks, Gainesville is the gateway to an exquisite sub-tropical region. The selection of wildlife in the area is just as diverse, but the one animal you’ll find everywhere is hard to miss—the Florida Gator.

One of the most popular prints in the series. The swirl in the water as the grass and clouds reflect is the kind of visual “twist” I enjoy injecting whenever possible.