Michigan Sweet Spot
HDR Photography of the Real Michigan

  • ArtPrize 2014 Favorites & How to Get the Most Out of ArtPrize
      After hearing mixed reviews about ArtPrize 2014, I decided to head over and see what was there. I’ve been both an ArtPrize artist and spectator, this year I decided to enjoy being a spectator (it’s a little hard for me to multitask on this one.) First of all, I loved what I saw. Truly [...]

  • A Drive in the Michigan Countryside with a Wild Vortex Wanna Be Cloud
    This summer has had more rain than usual, resulting in a lush beautiful Michigan! Even more so than usual. If you’re not from around here, you should come up for a vacation, luckily, most of the rain has been at night and this has been a wonderful summer. I took a little drive out into [...]

  • Help for Lyme Disease in Michigan
    Yes, I said it, lyme disease is in Michigan and if you live here, or visit here, you need to know about it. The last few years, I’ve been hearing more and more about lyme disease in Michigan and this year is no exception. I am not saying this to alarm you, ticks and lyme [...]

  • Free Weekly Outdoor Summer Concerts in West Michigan
    This photo makes me think of summer in Michigan, beautiful, full of color, sunshine and musical. Speaking of musical, here are some great places to see outdoor concerts in West Michigan, with links for more information: Frederik Meijer Garden Club Tuesday Evening Music Club: Tuesday nights at 7PM (free to members), Grand Rapids 2014 Lowell [...]

  • Stay off the ice, event though Lake Michigan is icy 4 miles out, it?s not safe.
    Usually I like to go to Lake Michigan in the summer, but with all the cold weather and snow we’ve had, I thought that this would be a good time to check out the landscape. Wow! It was spectacular, this icy sculpture is the lighthouse, and the vast ice field beyond it, is the lake. [...]