Lou Sotonoff      

 Africa  Lou Sotonoff, photographer   Botswana

A pharmacist by profession, Lou Sotonoff started dabbling in photography about 35 years ago.  In between, he and Bobbi owned and operated a drug store in Wilmette, Illinois for 28 years.  His caring and competence in his profession made him a beloved fixture on Chicago's North Shore.  Lou's photos have appeared in numerous publications including the Akron Beacon Journal, Chicago Tribune, Des Moines Register, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Pioneer Press, St. Petersburg Times, Travel My Way, Travel & Entertainment, Toronto Sun and Windy City Sports.  He has also become prolific at wildlife photography and in keeping Bobbi from falling off mountains.