Chris Mathan is an outdoor photographer, graphic/website designer, marketing specialist, and publisher working exclusively in the world of upland bird dogs and field trials. In 2008, along with partner Mazie Davis, she launched the online publication Strideaway presenting unique content of interest to bird dog field trialers and enthusiasts. Chris has been photographing bird dogs and field trials for the past 16 years, taking her from the grouse woods of the northern states to Texas, Idaho, the prairies and the piney woods of the south. She is an avid upland bird hunter, amateur dog trainer/field trailer, and a staunch conservationist. She lives in the heart of quail plantation country of South Georgia with her three pointers.