Nature Photography

Explore the diversity of nature through Alan’s lens*. Infinite diversity in infinite settings!

* And some of my daughter, Emily…

Categories include:

Flowering plants

Exotic looking passion flower


Hoatzins at Lake Shimigi in Peru October 20, 1988

Insects, arachnids and other arthropods

Preying mantis (egg-laden) at the end of a stalk

Reptiles & amphibians

Eastern box turtle


Skunk on the front porch March 2021


Galapagos shark photographed off Oahu, Hawaii in 2007

Ecological settings

A school of sergeant major fish in a coral reef in Hawaii.

Weather and Clouds

My favorite weather picture – Cummulo-mammatus clouds at sunset near Marion, KY.