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The Ice Man Cometh

Last week certainly didn’t resemble the first week of spring – when we were hit with a very thick ice storm in certain parts of West Michigan. During the night, the sounds of the ice coming down on the windows and roof led me to believe we’d be losing both power and our trees shortly…. Read More

Come Into the Light…

Come Into the Light… This is the first time in a long time… I’m just completely thrilled over capturing an unusual photo! This is in Rockford, Michigan. We had the most amazing fog this evening after a hard rain and day of high humidity. I was doing some housework and looked outside – and saw… Read More

Rogue River Reflections

Spring trees along the banks of the Rogue River in Rockford, Michigan.

Shoot the Hills 2008 Category Win!

I’d like to announce that I landed a First Place category win in an event called Shoot the Hills this past weekend at Hocking Hills State Park near Logan, Ohio! Shoot the Hills is an annual photography weekend and competition in the Hocking Hills State Park. The highlight is a 24-hour photo contest. Photographers in… Read More

Grand Haven in January

Here’s another view of the January sky over the frozen beach and shoreline at Grand Haven, Michigan. Feel free to click on the image directly to see it a bit larger.

Autumn Realm

OK, so it’s a little early to be thinking about fall, but not really. Given the current drought conditions, we’re already experiencing some serious leaf drop and color change. Wonder what it will look like out there by the time fall actually arrives? At times, I go through my huge collection of images, and find… Read More

Summer Serenity

Here’s a new image taken from a park I checked out last Sunday afternoon – Grand River Park in Ottawa County. This is part of the floodplain forest – somehow managing to survive quite nicely despite our extreme drought conditions. The park has a lot to offer – and I especially enjoyed the wildflower and… Read More

Photo of the Month: Seeing the Forest Through The Trees

Some of you might enjoying seeing an image that was recently chosen as Photo of the Month in its category (Plant Life) at MyParkPhotos.com. The photo was taken at Townsend Park in Cannonsburg on a 1o-degree day after a rather large amount of snowfall. Brrrr! MyParkPhotos.com Photo of the Month: Plant Life

Honey Creek in Spring

Because I’ve been so busy preparing for next week’s Festival of the Arts sales booth, I haven’t found nearly enough time to get out there to actually take NEW images. I have been trying, at least once a week, to find an hour or so to go exploring around some local parks and places I’ve… Read More

Where in the World?

I’m still processing many images taken during the winter months. Can you guess what this is? At first glance, it doesn’t appear as it seems… And if you’d like to see it larger, just click on the small image at right!