Tag: Minnesota landscape photos

Favorite Photos of 2017

Favorite Photos of 2017 It’s hard to believe that another year has passed! This year had me sticking closer to home in Minnesota, though I did manage to sneak away to the northeastern part of the state several times. Part of what makes a photo special to me is the experience and adventure I had while making it. Here are just a few of my favorite photos of 2017. You’ll find these and more inLearn More

Minnesota’s Gunflint Trail and Superior National Forest

Have you ever traveled any or all of the Gunflint Trail in northeastern Minnesota? Here are just a few things you’ll find along the way: Gunflint Trail Cook County Hwy 12, aka the Gunflint Trail, starts in the town of Grand Marais right on the north shore of Lake Superior. Most people who make it this far continue further up the shore on Hwy 61 towards Grand Portage and the Canadian border, which is wellLearn More

New June Photos From Minnesota

I finally got around to doing some editing of photos that were taken last month – mostly at Blue Mounds State Park, but also some older ones from the North Shore of Lake Superior as well. That means a whole batch of new June photos from Minnesota have been uploaded to the gallery where they are available for viewing and purchase! June Photos Here are just a few of the shots I took last month.Learn More

Blue Mounds Minnesota

Most of the time when I shoot in my home state, it’s within an hour of the Twin Cities or up along the North Shore of Lake Superior. But Minnesota is a large and diverse state, with everything from farmland to deciduous forests to conifer forests, loaded with lakes in most places (but not all), and rolling prairies filled with wildflowers and grasses that get taller than most people. This past weekend, I finally madeLearn More

Sunrise at Artists Point

It’s amazing how different the same place can look just minutes apart during a sunrise or sunset. Here’s an example from Artists Point in Grand Marais, MN on the North Shore of Lake Superior. Sunrise at Artists Point I had pulled an all-nighter shooting the Milky Way at nearby Two Island Lake in the Superior National Forest before heading down the hill to the Big Lake at 0:dark thirty. Getting out to the east endLearn More

#ShopSmall & #SaveBig Photo Print Sale!

Get ready for the best prices EVER offered on photographic prints from North Woods Photos now through November 30! That covers Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, Cyber Monday and then some. We’ve got plenty of outdoor photos from the North Woods of the Upper Midwest to choose from! #ShopSmall and #SaveBig on gifts for your friends, family, colleagues, or yourself 😉 Landscapes from Minnesota, Michigan and Wisconsin Wildlife Photography Nature Photography including some macro shotsLearn More

St. Paul Art Crawl This Weekend

Fall is in the air up here in the North Woods and I’ll be participating in the St. Paul Art Crawl this weekend, October 9 – 11 at Dow Art Gallery and Picture Framing!The art crawl will feature hundreds of artists in several different locations throughout St. Paul. North Woods Photos Wall at Dow Art Gallery To see or purchase my work in person, stop by the Dow building and enter through the main entranceLearn More

New Photos From Northeastern Minnesota!

I went off the grid for a few days last week (as in largest wilderness area in the lower 48 and no cell phone service) and came back with some new photos from northeastern Minnesota that are now available for viewing and purchase from the online gallery! Didn’t see much wildlife this trip, but I saw some amazingly breathtaking scenery that I’d like to share with you. Set up camp at Two Island Lake inLearn More

Challenges of Outdoor Photography

I’ve been shooting quite a bit lately, but haven’t had much to show for the time and effort that goes in to getting stellar photos of wildlife or nature. Here are a few of the challenges of outdoor photography that I’ve been experiencing first hand lately: Weather Sometimes weather IS the shot and other times it makes or breaks the shot. A few weeks ago, the forecast was for clear skies on a Friday nightLearn More

Art Showing at Dow Art Gallery

It’s been a very busy couple of months! Not only getting the biz set up, but I’ve been accepted into not one, but two different galleries this month! I have a single piece in a shared gallery at West Photo – no word on when the opening will be for that one – it seems to keep changing. But there is an art showing at the Dow Art Gallery in St. Paul for sure thisLearn More

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