Wayne Morgan, a Brantley County artist whose photographs are owned by the likes of
President Jimmy Carter and Governor Sonny Perdue, found a new passion for
photography after suffering a near-death experience.
His stunning stills of local river and swamp life capture the spirit of the Satilla and Okefenokee. Winner of the Judge Ben Smith competition from 2007 through to 2009, he released his first book in November 2011, giving us all an insight into his love of the Satilla River, called 'Satilla Solitude' 175 of his favorite photos.