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    I posted this for Mitchell Hirsch. It's a picture of a fisherman landing a salmon at the Presque Isle Falls in the Porcupine Mountains State Park in Michigan's UP. This is "one" of my favorite Michigan photos because it shows people enjoying our natural resources. I said "people" because there are 3 people enjoying this scene although only one is in it ... My wife enjoyed the hike (albiet with my interminable stops to take pictures) and I of course enjoyed photographing the scenery.

    1. farlane 99 months ago | reply

      Great shot Jim. I guess the salmon is the only unhappy one, eh?

    2. leanngildan 99 months ago | reply

      Looks like a painting...
      Salmon in the net...Wonderful...

    3. Jim Sorbie 99 months ago | reply

      LOL! I guess I hadn't considered the fish's point of view Andy! On the other hand he's headed upstream to meet his maker anyway ....

    4. lonniec61 99 months ago | reply

      a beautiful place, well done!!!
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    5. SoPhast 99 months ago | reply

      WOW...Spectacular photo!!!!!!!!!!

      I miss the U.P. sooooo much right now. Sheesh...thanks.

    6. cruadinx 99 months ago | reply

      Beautiful scene -- wonderful Fall colors!

      I saw this in An Awesome Shot!

    7. {D} 99 months ago | reply

      beautiful! just so pretty.

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    9. norjam8 99 months ago | reply

      Headed up there this summer. This one's now on my list. Thanks. Excellent photo!

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    10. Sir Gawins 99 months ago | reply

      Very nice !

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    11. Megha Thakkar 99 months ago | reply

      it doesnt look real!!!! R u sure u captured it????

      The water effect is just perfect!!!

    12. farlane 99 months ago | reply

      This photo appears on Yellow Dog, Greg Brown and Sulfide Mine Hearings on Absolute Michigan. Thanks for adding!

    13. Chalkie_CC 99 months ago | reply

      This is definitely one of Flickrs Best

      Well done.

    14. Cowtools 99 months ago | reply

      Presque Isle was a HUGE highlight of my UP trip last June. My boyfriend & I took a hike of about 2.5 miles. Normally that'd take us well under an hour, but this time it took most of 3. We had to stop about every five feet for a waterfall, huge old-growth tree, scenic vista, etc. We named this "delay" the Ooh-Aah Factor.

      Did you take this shot from that little swinging bridge?

    15. Double Exposure1 99 months ago | reply

      Thank you for this photo. It's a beautiful scene.

    16. gretchdorian 99 months ago | reply

      Jim, simply wonderful.
      Beautiful!

    17. Jim Sorbie 99 months ago | reply

      Thanks all for your kind comments.
      Cowtools - I crossed the bridge and came back up stream on the West side of the river and took this picture. Your right, the hiking trail has a lot of Ohh Ahhh spots!

    18. stevej_1960 99 months ago | reply

      Beautiful shot, beuatiful place!

    19. terrapin dawg 98 months ago | reply

      Great shot, I can't wait to come up north for the summer.

    20. Bugsy Sailor 75 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Yooper Steez, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

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