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by chief54
Sat Jan 25, 2020 6:25 am
Forum: Wildlife
Topic: 4 moose stuck in mud, die.
Replies: 5
Views: 797

Re: 4 moose stuck in mud, die.

I wonder if this is the pond they are referring too. this was on the way to tower on Ojibway up the from Daisy Farm, There were a number of Rangers dismantling dam this image is just part of them, view of Lake Ojibway, you can see the big mud flat and when coming down the Rangers had breached dam in...
by chief54
Sat Jan 18, 2020 6:39 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Sunset
Replies: 1
Views: 239

Sunset

From last summer.
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by chief54
Sat Jan 18, 2020 6:35 am
Forum: Transportation & Lodging
Topic: General Info on MV Sandy
Replies: 7
Views: 234

Re: General Info on MV Sandy

Midwest Ed is spot on as usual.I have used the water taxis extensively and seaplane only for leaving the island. Taxis are pretty reliable but very spendy.Just this past summer water taxi was late in picking me up during middle of my trip but no worries, Island time. But on same trip seaplane was de...
by chief54
Tue Jan 14, 2020 6:40 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Transportation
Replies: 1
Views: 164

Transportation

An integral part of the island
by chief54
Tue Jan 14, 2020 6:35 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Transportation II
Replies: 0
Views: 228

Transportation II

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by chief54
Sun Nov 10, 2019 12:48 pm
Forum: Weather and Bugs
Topic: The Edmund Fitzgerald
Replies: 6
Views: 682

Re: The Edmund Fitzgerald

I was stationed aboard the USCGC Woodrush which assisted in search for the Fitz. I reported aboard after the sinking but there was still a lot of the crew that was onboard at the time and had some great stories. I spent 8 years in the Coast Guard aboard various cutters on the east/west coasts along ...
by chief54
Sun Nov 03, 2019 5:53 am
Forum: General Questions and Miscellaneous
Topic: Artist in Residence
Replies: 3
Views: 298

Re: Artist in Residence

Thanks so much for the vote of confidence from both torpified and Midwest Ed.
by chief54
Sat Nov 02, 2019 6:35 am
Forum: General Questions and Miscellaneous
Topic: Artist in Residence
Replies: 3
Views: 298

Artist in Residence

I will be applying for the Artist in Residence program for 2020 as a nature photographer. Would like to hear from any other artists about there experiences who were blessed with getting one of these slots.
by chief54
Mon Oct 21, 2019 6:46 pm
Forum: Trails & Campsites
Topic: Most photographic areas for Astro/Landscape/Wildlife Photography
Replies: 12
Views: 928

Re: Most photographic areas for Astro/Landscape/Wildlife Photography

They were a harmless-looking 60-something couple, I assume husband and wife, who did not know the rules about backcountry camping. I do not know whether they actually had a cross-country permit (in which case they should have known about the “red zone” for the entire Rock Harbor area) or whether th...
by chief54
Mon Oct 21, 2019 2:33 pm
Forum: Trails & Campsites
Topic: Most photographic areas for Astro/Landscape/Wildlife Photography
Replies: 12
Views: 928

Re: Most photographic areas for Astro/Landscape/Wildlife Photography

Bobcat1, your a bigger man than me, even though I have mellowed with age I probably would have torn into them.
by chief54
Mon Oct 21, 2019 7:47 am
Forum: Trails & Campsites
Topic: Most photographic areas for Astro/Landscape/Wildlife Photography
Replies: 12
Views: 928

Re: Most photographic areas for Astro/Landscape/Wildlife Photography

I just did a 10 day photo-centric trip in June. I carried around 60lbs of photo gear, 2 canon DSLR's, Nikon waterproof, GoPro and a infrared motion sensing camera along with 6 different lens from a 90mm macro up to a 150mm-600mm telephoto. Also along were a tripod, ball head, panoramic head numerous...
by chief54
Tue Sep 24, 2019 5:40 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Milky Way
Replies: 5
Views: 985

Re: Milky Way

No it was not
by chief54
Tue Aug 13, 2019 2:15 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Milky Way
Replies: 5
Views: 985

Re: Milky Way

They are both 20 second exposures with the self portrait using a 14mm prime opened up to f/2.8 and the other is a pano of 4 shots stitched together using a prime 15mm opened up to f//2.5.
by chief54
Sun Aug 11, 2019 9:29 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Milky Way
Replies: 5
Views: 985

Milky Way

Recent trip, panoramic by Daisy with some meteors and a plane and self portrait from America Dock.