Yertle the Turtle would like this place

The view from the 21st floor of a condo in Minneapolis. If you look closely you’ll see the cranes for the new Vikings stadium, Target Field and Target Center.

tilt shift on Lake Calhoun

I guess the fad has faded but still, in the right situation, the tilt shift effect can make for an interesting photo. Here a canoe on Lake Calhoun is passing in front of… Continue reading

hey guy, if you drop that ham I’ve got your back

I didn’t drop any.

his first baseball game

Last night, on a whim, I brought my son to his first professional baseball game. Well, maybe it wasn’t exactly professional in the true sense of the word for it was the Rays… Continue reading

1 photo of 2 ships coming in

Watching the ships come into port at the Duluth Harbor is a must-see. Finding interesting ways to capture them is a bit of a challenge, they’re huge, and the vantage points are few.… Continue reading

2 photos of seagulls at Canal Park

If you don’t like seagulls hanging out at Canal Park on the shores of Lake Superior in Duluth will be less enjoyable for you than it is for others.    

3 photos of a memorial to lynching victims

A few blocks off of Duluth’s well-beaten path to the sites and sounds most people go to Duluth to experience is a poignant monument that memorializes a brutal history. At the corner of… Continue reading

4 photos of tough, North Shore wildflowers

Do you know what these are? I don’t know their name, but I do know they’re tough. They were growing out of the rocky shoreline of Lake Superior.

5 photos of the Lake Superior

The trip to Duluth and Minnesota’s North Shore resulted in a number of keepers when it came to photos of Lake Superior.  

6 photos of the Aerial Lift Bridge in Duluth

The Aerial Lift Bridge in Duluth is one of the most-iconic structures in Minnesota. It was difficult for me not to take photographs of it.