Whitefish Point

© Jack Ryan

Whitefish Point

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe 8/26/2010 5:31:52 AM

Excellent colors, clarity and composition, Jack. Beautiful location. #1301999

Val Feldman level-deluxe 8/26/2010 6:34:24 AM

A beautiful crisp capture, Jack. I remember Gordon Lightfoot's wonderful song of the Edmund Fitzgerald - "Does anyone know where the love of God goes
When the waves turn the minutes to hours
The searchers all say they'd have made Whitefish Bay
If they'd put fifteen more miles behind her."...and here it is, Whitefish Point...neat to have the location matched up to the song. A place I'd like to see someday - Well done, Jack! #8862501

Cathy Barrows 8/26/2010 6:38:43 AM

very unusual lighthouse and of course very pretty #8862506

Marty Straub 8/26/2010 7:17:55 AM

Gorgeous lighthouse photo = Jack Ryan. Good balance, and the perfect pov to show the light and its setting. Love that reflected light from the one rooftop to the siding facing us. Hail to the king! #8862599

Gina Cormier 8/26/2010 7:42:12 AM

The clarity is spot on and I love the composition!!!! #8862625

Jessica Jenney level-deluxe 8/26/2010 7:50:18 AM

Terrific capture, lighting and composition, Jack! #8862644

Patricia A. Stalter 8/26/2010 8:31:27 AM

16 miles... is that nautical? Just kidding, I wouldn't know the difference.
Well done as white can so easily get blown out. :) #8862776

Gord MacEachern level-deluxe 8/26/2010 9:42:21 AM

Beautiful capture Jack, I too was a big fan of Gordon lightfoot's song.
Great image and info Jack!! #8862828

Ron McEwan 8/26/2010 10:27:41 AM

This is an impressive image Jack, appreciate the info. This has Jack Ryan signature all over it WTG #8862867

Nancy J. Locke 8/26/2010 1:23:11 PM

GREAT CAPTURE, JACK!!! Whitefish Pt is one of my favorite spots to tour in the UP. My husband's parents had a house not too far from there.

My parents knew a lot of the sailors on the Edmund Fitzgerald. The remembrance is so haunting and poignant. I like Gordon Lightfoot's song that came from it.

Cheers, Nancy J Locke #8863142

John Connolly level-deluxe 8/26/2010 2:11:57 PM

This looks like a great light to visit Jack! A well composed colorful capture! #8863306

Jack R. Perry 8/26/2010 2:30:30 PM

Great capture Jack, just perfect lighting and comp. #8863336

Nancy L. Green level-deluxe 8/26/2010 2:32:08 PM

BEAUTIFULLY composed and captured with that GORGEOUS sky, WTG!! <>< #8863341

Patrick Rouzes level-deluxe 8/26/2010 3:02:21 PM

Fantastic tones, colors, detail, clarity, lighting, pov & mood captrued here, Jack! Great info too! Another magnificent lighthouse image, indeed! WTG! #8863414

Carol Eade level-deluxe 8/26/2010 4:53:00 PM

Beautiful comp and exposure, Jack, I remember that Gordon Lighfoot song! #8863534

David Phalen level-deluxe 8/26/2010 5:56:57 PM

Your usual excellent work!! Love the POV, light, colors and clarity!!

You should plan to visit the Polar bears at the Columbus Zoo as early as possible. By about 10:15 the stroller brigade is there in full force. It is easily the most popular exhibit. #8863681

Denny E. Barnes level-deluxe 8/26/2010 11:12:10 PM

I remember this one with that beautiful reflected light, Jack! You did such an excellent job capturing this one!! Love it!! Beautiful lighthouse, beautiful image!! #8863991

Dick W. Wyatt 8/27/2010 12:37:28 AM

"Does anyone know where the love of God goes when the gales of November come calling?"
I like that song.

Great image Jack. #8864053

Douglas Perry level-deluxe 8/27/2010 3:27:37 AM

Great colors! #8864200

Joy Rector level-deluxe 8/27/2010 4:53:28 AM

gorgeous shot #8864379

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 8/27/2010 3:50:09 PM

Fantastic colors, lighting and comp Jack, BEAUUUTIFUL! #8865669

Susan Weisensel level-deluxe 8/28/2010 5:54:21 PM

I did not know that, wonderful info and capture Jack. #8867888

Sam Britt level-deluxe 8/28/2010 6:34:41 PM

Another great lighthouse image, interesting information too, Jack. I remember that Gordon Lightfoot song from when I was a kid! #8867960

Patricia Seidler level-deluxe 9/15/2010 2:23:44 PM

Congratulations Jack on this wonderful finalist. I dont know how I missed this one last month. Good luck in the next round. #8902638

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 9/15/2010 2:30:36 PM

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WOOOOOOOOOOOO HOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO
HUGE CONGRATS on your AWESOME finalist!
Best of luck in the next round! #8902685

Patricia A. Coblentz level-deluxe 9/15/2010 3:14:08 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Jack!! Good luck next round! #8903018

Ron McEwan level-deluxe 9/15/2010 4:09:05 PM

Congrats my friend and for any others that you may have received WTG #8903470

Doug Pignet level-deluxe 9/15/2010 4:11:58 PM

WTG!!!!!!!
HUGE CONGRATS on your AWESOME finalists!
Best of luck in the next round! #8903497

Sherran Andersen level-deluxe 9/15/2010 4:25:44 PM

Congrats. #8903660

Patrick Rouzes level-deluxe 9/15/2010 6:25:17 PM

HEYYYYYYYY, Jack, CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible finalist & good luck, my friend! WTG! #8904735

Julie Burnett level-deluxe 9/16/2010 7:45:26 AM

Congratulations on this fantastic finalist, Jack!! Best of luck!! #8908651

Nancyj Hovey level-deluxe 9/16/2010 8:49:50 AM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #8908854

R. J. Laudenbacher level-deluxe 9/16/2010 10:00:20 AM

Congratulations Jack on this fabulous finalist. Whitefish Point is a nice place to vist and you sure did it justice. Best of luck to you in the next round. #8909077

Denny E. Barnes level-deluxe 9/16/2010 11:28:14 AM

Big Congratulations on your beautiful and well deserved finalist, Jack!! Excellent!!! #8909297

Tamara K. Walker level-deluxe 9/16/2010 4:58:11 PM

CONGRATULATIONS! #8910434

Sabrina Ryan level-deluxe 9/16/2010 6:04:09 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this Wonderful Finalist, Jack! #8910792

Patrick Rouzes level-deluxe 9/16/2010 6:42:30 PM

Heyyyyyyyyy, Jack, CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible finalist, my friend! Good luck, indeed! WTG! #8910871

Carol Eade level-deluxe 9/21/2010 5:15:52 PM

Beautiful finalist, Jack, congratulations! #8922565

Jorgen Jensen level-deluxe 6/18/2011 12:22:02 PM

Congratulations on this excellent finalist Jack. The composition is perfect, and the colors and clarity are "high end". #9466759

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Description

From the archives: The Whitefish Point lighthouse is located near Paradise, Michigan, where Whitefish Bay opens into Lake Superior. It was about 16 miles off shore from here that the Edmund Fitzgerald went down, and the bell from the Fitzgerald is on display at an excellent maritime museum on the lighthouse property.

Uploaded on 8/26/2010 5:22:14 AM

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