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Coming-of-age film ‘Superior’ showcases beauty of Northern Michigan

Birmingham-native filmmaker Edd Benda returned to his home state last year to put together the Upper Peninsula adventure film “Superior.”

The idea for the film came to Benda, 25, at a family Thanksgiving dinner table a few years ago. 621 more words

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Union Bay Porcupine Mountains

The surf was up as we made an early morning drive past Union Bay. I was surprised there were any leafs remaining on the trees after two days of strong winds. 29 more words


Cabin Available

The posting read “Cabin Available.” We scanned vacation rental sites for hours. State parks were booked. A few of the Lutsen ski condos were open, but we wanted something smaller, something rustic, something away from everything. 470 more words

Fly Fishing

New on 500px : Morning Glow by Michael_DeWitt

Any day you can get out to the Apostles on Lake Superior in November is a good day. The weather is even less cooperative and less predictable than usual this time of year, and The Lake seems in a constant foul mood. 85 more words

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The Great Lakes from Space

Here are the Great Lakes at night as seen by astronaut Scott Kelly from space.  The bright blazes of light show where population centers are.


Cu not Au

Pictured above is the largest leaf of vein copper from the White Pine Mine in Ontonagon County, Michigan. It measures some eight feet across and is shown here on display in the Hall of Gems and Minerals at the Smithsonian’s Museum of Natural History. 48 more words