John Baty Jr., of Monett, is one of a dozen bi-county amateur photographers whose photos are part of the annual photography show at the Ozark Empire Fair. Baty's photo, above, is a water scene. Among the other local photographers are Taylor Henson, Sharon Swift and Chance Reynolds, of Pierce City; Kelley Martinez and Lisa Murphy, of Aurora; Lisa Hall and Crissy Carsten, of Marionville; Raymond Christian Jr. and Emma Mark, of Mt. Vernon; Nefertiti and Quixote Gautney-Lopez, of Cassville. This year the photography exhibit is located on both the east and west halls in the fairgrounds' E*Plex.