An Eight-Spotted Male Skimmer on Liatris flowers found in my backyard in northeast Iowa. Image taken with my Canon PowerShot SX20 IS.



Hello! I am a wife, mother, worship leader and piano teacher. Photography is a new passion of mine. I also enjoy singing, playing the piano & flute, bicycling and the theatre! Thank you for all your kindness and support here. God bless you!

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  • mrcoradour
    mrcoradourabout 4 years ago
    This is a terriffic shot Lorilee.
  • Thank you so much, Malcolm!!

    – lorilee

  • Linda Miller Gesualdo
    Linda Miller G...about 4 years ago

    Wow Lorie this is just excellent :-)

  • Thank you, Linda!!!!

    – lorilee

  • Lyn Evans
    Lyn Evansabout 4 years ago

    Instant fave Lori ……wow!!!!!

  • Hey there, Lyn!!! Thanks so much!! :-)

    – lorilee

  • AuntieBarbie
    AuntieBarbieabout 4 years ago

    What a beautiful wingspan – great close up.

  • Thanks, Barbie!!!!! :-)

    – lorilee

  • designsalive
    designsaliveabout 4 years ago

    very cool capture

  • Thank you so much!!! :-)

    – lorilee

  • WatscapePhoto
    WatscapePhotoabout 4 years ago

    Stunning detail. Brilliant, Lori.

  • Thank you!!! You’re always so kind!! :-)

    – lorilee

  • Robin Webster
    Robin Websterabout 4 years ago

    Gorgeous capture Lori! Well done!

  • Thanks so much, Robin!! :-)

    – lorilee

  • AuntDot
    AuntDotabout 4 years ago

    Excellent closeup, Lori!

  • Thanks, Dot!!!! :-)

    – lorilee

  • Daniela Weil
    Daniela Weilabout 4 years ago

    Beautifully captured Lorilee

  • Thank you, Daniela!!!

    – lorilee

  • Rick  Friedle
    Rick Friedleabout 4 years ago

    Great capture!

  • Thank you so much, Rick!!

    – lorilee

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