I'm still hoping to get lucky in New Hampshire's moose drawing! So there's still hope!
Mike, you on the Alternate List? What number down the list? A buddy of mine is #27 so he's keeping his fingers crossed too. I think I remember reading that in 2010 the NH F&G used 37 residentfolks and 15 nonresidents off the Alternate List.
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...