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Catch of the Day!

What fun! Today I received notice that my image of a huge wave hitting the Grand Haven pier was selected as the “The Daily Catch Adventure Photo Challenge” Photo of the Day at National Geographic ADVENTURE Magazine online. I submitted the image via their Facebook page, and was pleasantly surprised to have the photo chosen…. Read More

Photo of the Week – People's Choice Award

I just now discovered that my photograph of a powerful October storm front at Grand Haven received the Photo of the Week (POTW) for Nov. 3 – 10, 2008 at MyParkPhotos.com. I am truly honored to have been selected for this People’s Choice Award by the other wonderful photographers on this website. I’ve been participating… Read More

Winds of November

I headed out to Grand Haven at lunch hour today…wondering if it might be a good time for a quick dip in the lake… GUESS NOT! (click on the image to enlarge…) The winds were a steady 40 mph, with gusts to 54 mph+. Some areas along the lake had gusts up to almost 60… Read More

Power – Use Yours!

The Great Lakes are an amazing example of power. People living around the Lakes also have amazing power – the power to change their way of thinking. We only have one set of Great Lakes. Use your power to take a stand against those who would pollute our precious water resources. Help protect our natural… Read More

Sittin' on the Dock of the Bay…

…Grand Traverse Bay, that is! Last Saturday was a summer day that was about as perfect as they come. Click on the images below to enjoy larger…

More Grand Haven

I thought I’d post another view of the sunset. The only thing slightly different with this image from the one previously posted (aside from the camera angle) is the white balance of the camera was set to “cloudy” rather than “auto” on the camera. This resulted in a much more subtle tone of purples, blues… Read More

A Lesson in Patience…

Click on image above to see full screen… On Thursday evening, I decided I’d had ENOUGH of being in front of the computer all week. Plus – with school now out – the boys are getting on each others’ nerves a bit already, and that meant they were getting on “Mom’s nerves” by the time… Read More

The Experiment…

I’ve been experimenting with panoramic photography after attending a George Lepp seminar in December. It got my mind really going about trying some new photography techniques, and I’ve started trying out a few of my ideas. Attached is an image I shot last November, but lacked the skill and knowledge to stitch together until I… Read More

OutdoorEyes.com Photo of the Day

One of my photos from Grand Haven was as the Featured Photos of the Day on 11/6/05 at OutdoorEyes.com.