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A little Monet

Enjoyed a visit to the Frederic Church and Claude Monet special exhibit at the Detroit Institute Of Arts. I really liked the Church works- a nice blend of field studies and finished monumental paintings from his travels in the Mid … Continue reading

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Apogee

Solstice Hike at, where else, Proud Lake State Recreation Area. The swamps are pretty dry; upper Michigan is getting all the rain. As always, click here or on the image to open a photo gallery.

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Roaming in the gloaming

In which I take yet another hike through Proud Lake park, accompanied by a nice atmospheric fog. Hike out after dark. Click image to open gallery, to see any image full size click or tap the ‘open image in new … Continue reading

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Winter dreams, summer schemes

Now is the time of year I always think about planning a nice long backpacking / kayaking trip to Isle Royale National Park. I mean, once you’ve gazed on sights like this, how can you ever remove the desire to … Continue reading

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Puny Pittsburgh

More micro-managed modeling, this time from a Pittsburgh area native. Re-creating the past in 1-24th scale. Check out the process and the amazing results at his Flickr stream. NYT Article.

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