"September Gale" Eagle Harbor Lighthouse - Eagle Harbor , Michigan

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My wife and I were in the keweenaw peninsula for a color tour when a storm blew in. The lakes-shore drive had many trees down across the road, keeping the road crews busy. We made it to Eagle Harbor and managed to get some photos. 60 mph gusts.

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Camera - Nikon D700
Lens - Nikon 70-300mm
Focal length - 270mm
Exposure - 1/120sec
Aperture - f/11
ISO Speed - 200
Quality - raw processed in capture NX2
Tripod - manfrotto-proxb

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  1. Robin-Wilson 31 months ago | reply

    Some incredible drama going on!!....fantastic shot John!

  2. cedarkayak 31 months ago | reply

    I really like the way you captured the water

  3. R-Joy's Photos 31 months ago | reply

    Superb capture of the storm!

  4. ats8110 30 months ago | reply

    Nothing better than that!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  5. Giuliano Cattani 30 months ago | reply

    Beautiful shot. Perfect composition.

  6. an.a.a 30 months ago | reply

    Awesome image!

  7. Colskier1 30 months ago | reply

    More wonderful waves. Powerful image.

  8. Fresh Light 19 months ago | reply

    paradise shot...

  9. giorgosgrigoriadis16 19 months ago | reply

    Fantastic capture , excellent work !!!

  10. CamerOB-photography 19 months ago | reply

    Superb weather picture !

  11. suzyism 19 months ago | reply

    I miss da UP!

  12. Peggy D 19 months ago | reply

    Haven't lived in MI in years but always good to see the beauty it has.....love the movement of the waves...Great timing! Beautiful image!

  13. livia.com 19 months ago | reply

    Great picture of waves, the red house is a gem

  14. Stef Olcen 7 months ago | reply

    Love the storm force. Captured so well!

  15. luv2clickpix 4 months ago | reply

    Nice capture!!

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