Category Archives: Upper Peninsula

Superior sights

Here are some stunning shots from the shores of Lake Superior. Courtesy of the Pasty Cam. Advertisements

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Nice beaver!

John McCormick over at Michigan Nut Photography posted a nice photo-article exploring the sites and scenes in the Beaver Basin area of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. There’s a zillion good reasons that the beach is empty.If you go, say hello … Continue reading

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What lies beneath

Ever wondered what it looks like below the surface of the Great Lakes? NOAA has you covered. Raw data, images, animations, and poster-sized PDFs are some of the highlights.

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Barn it all.

Twitter/Flickr find of the day is this gem. Click the image to see the whole thing larger. Or, go to her photostream, which features many Michigan scenes, including lots of barns. Her Etsy website is here. She also works on … Continue reading

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Lovely Mittens

Another Flickr find of the day. Some nice shots from around Michigan. There’s even some shots from other places that are not Michigan, but we’ll allow it.

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