Photography

An Oklahoma treasure…

I guess it’s no secret that the Wichita Mountains are one of my favorite haunts.  I go down every chance I get and I’m always rewarded with an abundance of animal and plant life. Photos by L. Dillon.  Click to enlarge. This little mixed grass prairie island has always been pretty much unsettled and devoid […]

OK Nature flickr group off to a stellar start

A Wheel Bug stalks a skipper by Gene Blackburn. Our flickr photo sharing group, Oklahoma Nature Pics,  is off to a stellar start. In less than three weeks we have over 50 members and more than 300 quality Oklahoma nature photos in our gallery.  This group is small enough that you feel like you know […]

A visit to the ancient mountains…

I recently profiled the Wichita Mountains here, but I’m not sure one can get too much of a good thing.  OK. I can think of a couple of things that can be carried to excess, but not enjoying Oklahoma’s diverse natural world, nor 12-year old Dalmore.  Carolyn and I took a short visit to the […]

Profile of an Oklahoma naturalist…

Oklahoma is home to many folks that harbor a deep appreciation of the natural world.  Some are trained professionals, but most are just regular people who make a living doing something unrelated to nature and spend their spare time doing what they love.  Many pursue their passion through photography, spending weekends and stolen moments preserving […]