Bill Mellett Photography

Using my own life's experiences as the canvas for my work.


Red Sky in Morning

The old saying goes “Red sky at night; sailor’s delight. Red sky in morning, sailor take warning.”  I suppose that is correct because while I had my eyes pointed up, down below there were two cayotes watching me and the dogs  

Cattle Drive

The City of Fort Worth puts on a cattle drive for the tourists twice daily down at the Stock Yards.  It is a lot of fun to watch.  The longhorn cattle are beautiful if not a little scary.  I watched two youngster animals locking horns in one of the pens earlier that day.  It looks like they


It was 6°F on the snow covered beach at Holland State Park in Michigan when I saw this dedicated surfer.  The cold wet wind coming off of Lake Michigan was a punishing shock without being wet. Cheers, Dude!