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finding comfort in the musty smell of childhood

Homes have unique aromas. The particular smell is something you need to be removed from to really notice; however, the memory of it sticks with you. My childhood home had a distinct smell. Having a bedroom in a full-basement, not

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finding comfort in the musty smell of childhood

Homes have unique aromas. The particular smell is something you need to be removed from to really notice; however, the memory of it sticks with you. My childhood home had a distinct smell. Having a bedroom in a full-basement, not

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Early Spring on a Minnesota farm

The beauty of a Minnesota farm in early Spring is not always apparent. The snow has been gone for a few days, the lilacs have a few buds, the grass is brown, the corn and beans have yet to be

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Early Spring on a Minnesota farm

The beauty of a Minnesota farm in early Spring is not always apparent. The snow has been gone for a few days, the lilacs have a few buds, the grass is brown, the corn and beans have yet to be

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I was overmatched by the awe of it all

There was a large Aurora Borealis burst while I was vacationing in northern Minnesota. Here is my first, but I hope not my last, attempt at photographing the Northern Lights. I learned a few things along the way. Next time,

79 north lights

I was overmatched by the awe of it all

There was a large Aurora Borealis burst while I was vacationing in northern Minnesota. Here is my first, but I hope not my last, attempt at photographing the Northern Lights. I learned a few things along the way. Next time,

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Lake Superior: sky, clouds, sun, and water

On a recent trip to Lake Superior’s North Shore I was able to take dozens of photos, well, closer to hundreds, but who’s counting? Waking up for the sunrise was nice morning ritual, as was noticing how often its mood

Shot with an iPhone 4S

Lake Superior: sky, clouds, sun, and water

On a recent trip to Lake Superior’s North Shore I was able to take dozens of photos, well, closer to hundreds, but who’s counting? Waking up for the sunrise was nice morning ritual, as was noticing how often its mood

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Tettegouche State Park

This will be the first of a few posts from the North Shore of Lake Superior. My wife, the kids, and I spent a nice afternoon at Tettegouche State Park. Water flows as winter lessens its grip. I was able

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Tettegouche State Park

This will be the first of a few posts from the North Shore of Lake Superior. My wife, the kids, and I spent a nice afternoon at Tettegouche State Park. Water flows as winter lessens its grip. I was able

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Bridges of Minneapolis

If you live near Minneapolis you have likely taken photos from the vantage point I present with these two photographs. I was recently at the Guthrie Theater. I was impressed with how photo-friendly it is. They offer numerous windows and

Guthrie 2

Bridges of Minneapolis

If you live near Minneapolis you have likely taken photos from the vantage point I present with these two photographs. I was recently at the Guthrie Theater. I was impressed with how photo-friendly it is. They offer numerous windows and

The world at his finger tips

The world at his finger tips

Who remembers having a set of encyclopedias? I sure do. They were from maybe 1981 or 1982, the set was blue. I had talked about having a set in our den so my kids could grow up with them as

The world at his finger tips

The world at his finger tips

Who remembers having a set of encyclopedias? I sure do. They were from maybe 1981 or 1982, the set was blue. I had talked about having a set in our den so my kids could grow up with them as