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Posts Tagged ‘Wisconsin’

March 16th, 2015

Behind The Shot: Ice Caves of the Apostle Islands By Ernie Vater—Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, Wisconsin

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
Still Remains web
  The Ice Caves of the Apostle Islands are nothing short of amazing. Centuries of erosion have sculpted the sandstone cliffs of the Apostle Islands National Lake Shore into a maze of intricate passageways and caves. Only accessible via Lake Superior, they provide kayakers with beautiful scenes, and photography opportunities, during calm days in the …
March 7th, 2014

My Birthday Present

Posted By Ian Plant
"Ice Age"—Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, USA (by Ian Plant)
(© Ian Plant) A few days ago—I’m not going to say when—it was my birthday. I’m not bringing this up to elicit “Happy Birthdays” from everyone (please don’t bother). Birthdays are essentially meaningless to me; in fact, I had totally forgotten it was my birthday until I got a scattering of calls from the few …
October 31st, 2013

Behind The Shot: ‘Red Bull Illume Category – Illumination – Finalist’ by Ryan Taylor – Wisconsin

Posted By David Alexander Willis
Wakeboarder Ben Horan wake boarding through a cranberry bog
In October of 2012 I had the opportunity once again to join the Red Bull Winch Sessions crew to shoot video and stills for the final episode of their season on YouTube. Based on an episode that I had worked on two years prior, the entire crew felt that something was missing and that we …