Nikon makes great range finders. What is your price range because that will make a huge difernece on what is recomended. I would go with either Nikon or Bushnell. Bushnell seems to be a little lower priced but I perfer the quality of Nikon better. I've used Nikon lens for years in my cameras though so my opinion is a little biased on that point.
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...