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Voted Fan Favorite: Visit Shawnee 2019 Photo Contest

Tecumseh Lake Tecumseh, Oklahoma Congratulations on winning the Fan Vote category in the Visit Shawnee Photo Contest!  This contest is an opportunity for Visit Shawnee to capture images from different …

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Transformation of the Cicada

Transformation of the Cicada is alway a fascinating occurrence hatching out of a hard exoskeleton to flight. I captured this cicada on our back porch near our backdoor along with …

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Painted Lady Butterfly on a flower

Vanessa cardui is a well-known colorful butterfly, known as the painted lady, or in North America as the cosmopolitan. This butterfly has a strange habit of flying in a sort of screw shape.

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A Leaf with Heart

Today, while returning from lunch to my vehicle from a local restaurant in Shawnee, Oklahoma I observed this leaf on the parking lot. It couldn’t have came at a better …

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Mammatus Clouds Over Macomb, Oklahoma 

Mammatus Clouds Over Macomb, Oklahoma  Mammatus (mamma[1] or mammatocumulus), meaning “mammary cloud”, is a cellular pattern of pouches hanging underneath the base of a cloud, typically cumulonimbus rainclouds, although they …