Ruth Jolly


Scottsdale, AZ


Ruth Jolly is an Arizona native an international and national selling nature and wildlife photographer.
Her photos are featured across the internet as well as in numerous magazines such as American Waterfowler Magazine , Arizona Highways Magazine, Arizona Cactus and Succulent societies Central Spine newsletter, entries forArizona Game and fish Wildlife Calendars 2013-2016.Boyce Thompson Arboretum newsletter.

2014 brought the prestigious award of Best of Show Cover shot from entries for the Arizona game and Fish Wildlife Calendar "Me and My Peep" is featured in the awards/publications category.This photo has also been featured on the National Audubon Society's and Audubon Magazine's Facebook page.

Of the over 5000+ entries into the 2014 Arizona Highways photo contest of which 30 finalists were chosen across three categories, Landscape, Wildlife and Macro, Ruth accomplished a finalist in the macro category with "Peace in the leaves"

2015 Arizona Highways photo contest garnered a finalist in the macro category with " Queen in morning light"

Ruth's photos are frequently 'shared' on such social media sites such as Facebook, where she maintains a personal as well as photography page, Ruth Jolly Photography. She also serves as the group administrator for a popular, Facebook insect group, "Bugs and stuff of the southwest ."

2015 and 2016 brought accolades from Arizona Game and fish as well with honorable mentions and winning photos.

My photography has always been about sharing the beauty that I see and finding beauty in the everyday things, Common birds, plants and landscapes that seem to come alive and inspire others to look a bit deeper at the amazing world around us. Please, enjoy my gallery.

I am offering a discount on my artwork for a very limited time MTMSVH 50% off 04/12/17-05/12/17


Joy blooms in pink and yellow by Ruth Jolly


Stick for a Squirrel by Ruth Jolly


Lupine glory by Ruth Jolly


Hummingbird and succulent by Ruth Jolly


Pair of Glass winged butterflies by Ruth Jolly


Pintail is my name by Ruth Jolly


Foliage and Egret by Ruth Jolly


Cool fat cat by Ruth Jolly


swaying poppies by Ruth Jolly


Shades of Malachite by Ruth Jolly


Colorful Monarch by Ruth Jolly


Longwing atop a green leaf by Ruth Jolly


Costa's on an overcast day by Ruth Jolly


Blooming peach rose by Ruth Jolly


Coot swims in the pond by Ruth Jolly


Monarch in the key of purple and green by Ruth Jolly


Owl in a Palo Verde tree by Ruth Jolly


Anna's and penstemon by Ruth Jolly


Busy buzzing Bee by Ruth Jolly


Winter at Watson lake by Ruth Jolly


Butterfly among pink flowers by Ruth Jolly


Redhead on sunny pond by Ruth Jolly


Blooming rose and bud by Ruth Jolly


Red rose blooms by Ruth Jolly


Roadrunner portrait by Ruth Jolly


Definitively Bosque by Ruth Jolly


Quartet of Sandhills by Ruth Jolly


Baby Deer in the meadow by Ruth Jolly


Pintail at dusk by Ruth Jolly


This is my baby by Ruth Jolly


Tongue out Costa's by Ruth Jolly


Tucson glory by Ruth Jolly


Pair of Deers by Ruth Jolly


Pronghorns we are by Ruth Jolly


Serendipitous duet in the soccoro skies by Ruth Jolly


sandhill with the glow of sunrise by Ruth Jolly


proud peacock by Ruth Jolly


Deer in the meadow by Ruth Jolly


Traffic jam , Bosque style by Ruth Jolly


Duck on orange by Ruth Jolly


contemplative orangutan by Ruth Jolly


Coyote in the cornfield by Ruth Jolly


Sparrow in the bushes by Ruth Jolly


Caribbean Flamingo by Ruth Jolly


Pronghorn prances by Ruth Jolly


Mountain lion prowl by Ruth Jolly


Juvenile Sandhill Crane by Ruth Jolly


Sandhill blast off by Ruth Jolly