Well it's finally good to see some more Bama boys on the site. I live just a few miles away in Oxford, over in calhoun county and I hunt in Cleburne and Talladega counties. What part of Cleburne do you come from? As for tips GET IN THE WOODS THE DEER ARE IN RUT. Now is the time to hunt, as far as where- I recommend skyline drive going up cheaha just don't wander into the park. You can do pretty good if you get way off the road anywhere in the talladega national forest.
Everyone has different ideas about trophy pictures. Looks around and you will see "long armers," "set behinders," "big cheesers," and "blood covered brutes." I have a few tips to keep your trophy pictures from being laughers or worse yet just plain gross.
#1 Clean it up. Try to avoid bullet holes, gut pile, mass amounts of blood, and the tongue sticking out. You don't want your big buck to look like a angry 1st grader with his tongue out or a MMA fighter during the 3 round.
#2 Long arming...