While Daniela was writing the article I told her about how I collected field guides. And I sent her a link to a private album I had made of me and my field guides which I am now making public:
For the follow up Daniela and a photographer from Wired Jon Snyder came to my office and lab and took some pictures of me and my field guides (with assistance from Russell Neches in my lab to help set up some of the "scenes).
Here are some pics from their visit.
And now today, the Wired article came out and and amazing coincidence happened. I was taking a walk around campus with Misha Angrist who is giving a talk at UC Davis today. And on the walk first we saw a collection of turkeys wandering around campus: