Last Look

A Long Walk

Children accompany their dad to his aircraft to say goodbye before his deployment. Like them, we wish him and all our nation’s soldiers a safe return, and thank our veterans for their selfless service. To submit your photo for Last…

Cause to Reflect

  The Wichita Mountains in Southwestern Oklahoma date back about 270 million years (give or take) … but enjoying the splendor that nature bestows upon them each autumn never gets old. To submit your photo for Last Look, visit sliceok.com/last-look…

Shine On

There’s something about the vast, richly painted Oklahoma skies at dawn and dusk that draw the eyes of Slice readers – or at least their lenses. As the longest days of the year approach, this compilation indicates why sunrises and…

Boys of Summer

These Rosary School kindergarteners, Sullivan McCollum, Nate Grim, Drew Harris and Thatcher McMorris, bring to mind this excerpt from the poem “Kindergarten Scholar,” penned by the photographer’s father, William Edgar Elliott, in 1965 for her brother Billy. Tucking covers, under…

Fall In

Roy Bishop of Oklahoma City captured one of the great joys of childhood and the season as his then-two-year-old niece Clare made clear her appreciation for a bounty of fallen leaves on a perfect Thanksgiving Day.

Long Days Forgotten

Often, the most beautiful antiques are not those that have been carefully restored and perfectly placed in a home. Sharon Farris of Noble recognized that abandoned appeal when she photographed this vintage truck in a field near Quartz Mountain, where…

Time Passages

A rusty remnant of Eagle Park in Cache, Oklahoma, photographed on a hot August day by Susan Dragoo of Norman. Eagle Park closed over 25 years ago, but its most treasured historic building – the Quanah Parker Star House –…

Let It Rain

If Spring 2012 is any indicator, the approaching summer may well be as relentless as the last.  Staying cool can be difficult to accomplish, but Nani Myers of Oklahoma City captured a time-tested method at a local park. Nothing beats…