Morning sunrise, fog and a bit of wind

Morning sunrise, fog and a bit of wind by Jeff Caverly Since we have a lot of time to think, how about thinking about wind energy? Our average wind speed of 17.23 mph is 23rd in the nation, but the US Energy Information Administration says Michigan ranks in the bottom third of wind energy production – … Continue reading Morning sunrise, fog and a bit of wind

American Dream

Bay City Fireworks Festival, photo by Jeff Caverly “There are those who will say that the liberation of humanity, the freedom of man and mind is nothing but a dream. They are right. It is the American Dream.” -Archibald MacLeish View the photo background big and see lots more from Bay City’s Fireworks Festival in … Continue reading American Dream

Glory Lake Sunrise and Kettle Lakes

wGlory sunrise 1, photo by Jeff Caverly The Michigan DNR’s page on Bright and Glory Lakes near Grayling includes maps. They say that both lakes have floating piers & boat launches for fishing – species include largemouth bass, rainbow trout, smallmouth bass, sucker, sunfish, yellow perch: These lakes are called Kettle Lakes as they are shaped like tea kettles. … Continue reading Glory Lake Sunrise and Kettle Lakes

River Roar

Bay City River Roar, photo by Jeff Caverly Summertime in Michigan is perfect if you enjoy things that go fast. From the Belle Isle Grand Prix to last weekend’s Bay City River Roar, Michiganders get a healthy dose of go fast. It doesn’t stop on land and see, as a lot of aerial teams are in our … Continue reading River Roar

Blue Ice at Mackinac

Michigan Winter, photo by Jeff Caverly I featured this photo yesterday in Five Things you need to know about Michigan on Absolute Michigan. Check the link out for more interesting things including some new revelations about when Gov. Snyder’s senior staff raised concerns about Flint’s water (October 2014) and a look at an innovative approach to tackling urban blight.  mLive … Continue reading Blue Ice at Mackinac

Hygienic Dress League Corporation

Hygienic Dress League, photo by Jeff Caverly You can follow the Detroit-based Hygienic Dress League on Instagram for more interesting public art and see a video about their artwork on Vimeo. View Jeff’s photo from Huron County background big, see more in his slideshow, and also visit his photography website. More art and more barns on Michigan in Pictures.

Ice on the Chippewa River

_JMC5873aw, photo by Jeff Caverly Wikipedia’s Chippewa River (Michigan) says that the river runs 91.8 miles from its beginning in northeast Mecosta County in the village of Barryton to where it flows into Big Cranberry Lake in southwest Clare County. It’s a tributary of the Tittabawassee River and part of the Saginaw River drainage basin. … Continue reading Ice on the Chippewa River