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Storm Image Earns 4th Runner Up in Competition

I am pleased to share the news that my image of the high waves hitting the pier of the St. Joseph Lighthouse received 4th Runner-Up in the 2012 Photograph of the Year Contest at PhotographyCorner.com! For this I’ve received some pretty cool photo gadgets, gift certificates and software. This happens to be the fourth time… Read More

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

Lucky Strikes!

Since I’ve been preparing a lot of images for the upcoming Festival 2008, I’m going back through some images that were taken up to six months ago! I’m a bit backlogged. I TAKE the photos whenever I can, but my “digital darkroom processing time” is months behind. This shot was taken in October 2007 as… Read More

April Showers…

The spring storm season has arrived! Last night, much to our dismay – the high winds pushed water right through our venilation system for our stove/microwave. There was a steady stream of water coming down along the wall behind the microwave, then down to the floor under the stove, through the propane connect and all… Read More

Dream a Little Dream…

There was over 2 feet of snow as I watched the last bit of a large storm system break up over Lake Michigan. This is a view from in front of the BilMar Restaurant on January 25th, 2008. Ahh!!! Grab your bikini, flip flops and a good drink and get comfy in the -15 degree… 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

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