These are the Michigan's Top Ten Waterfalls. This is not a scientifically measured survey. It is according to me, Jon Jacobson. The list is not solid and may change tomorrow. Plus, there are not actually ten waterfalls here. Top Ten is simply impossible.… CONTINUE READING
I've been LOVING the storms and wind this past week. This shot here is of Grand Haven but not from this past week. One of my favorite wind storms I've photographed was this one, from April 2007.
It was a dramatic one.… CONTINUE READING
What can I say, the wind has been something else. These two shots are from last night at the beach in Muskegon. It was a perfect sunset. The waves made it better!
Okay, it's trick or treat time!
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This is kind of fun. South of Big Rapids is a bluff overlooking the Muskegon River. These shots I took just before sunrise this morning and again shortly after noon. Typically it should be cooler this time of year. It's nice enjoying the summer weather today!… CONTINUE READING
Shot in Muskegon. Early morning, lake effect rain staying mostly off shore. Other than that, no more words can really describe!
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This was too cool. Seriously! Unexpectedly, I felt giddy like a little kid. A couple of the Columbus-voyage replicas sailed into port.
Either we were being invaded by Spain -- or Muskegon was discovered.
I spent some time chatting with the crew and hearing some of their stories.… CONTINUE READING
Fireworks are such a unique photography experience because of the sheer challenge of keeping it interesting and fresh. I think this collection is by far my favorite because the show started earlier than normal, allowing just enough natural daylight from the sunset to compete for attention.… CONTINUE READING
It's easy to find nearly any locale in the Upper Peninsula and simply spend a week there. One of my favorites is Munising. While you're in the middle of the wild north, you're also not far from a toilet paper factory.… CONTINUE READING
When it's a best kept secret, sometimes it's best to keep it a secret. But no more.
This past week, the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore was designated a federally protected wilderness area. In 2011, ABC's Good Morning America viewers declared the area Most Beautiful Place in American.… CONTINUE READING