Photo-A-Day #183 – 189

Photo-A-Day #183: More Flame

More Flame

Roasting marshmallows at a camp fire on the beach of Lake Michigan.

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Photo-A-Day #184: Shaft House

Shaft House

A view of the Quincy Shaft House in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. This is a very large, old copper mine. When the mine closed in 1945, the shaft below this building was the deepest in the world, at 9,260ft (2.82km).

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Photo-A-Day #185: Packed In

Packed In

A bit of San Francisco seen from the Twin Peaks overlook

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Photo-A-Day #186: Hoist House

Hoist House

The #2 hoist house at the Quincy Mine in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. The building on the left contains the largest steam powered mine hoist, which sits on the largest (at the time) cement slab poured.

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Photo-A-Day #187: Colorado Sky

Colorado Sky

A view of the Colorado Rockies and sky.

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Photo-A-Day #188: Watcing the pool

Watcing the pool

A cousin of mine watches as the kids plan in the pool.

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Photo-A-Day #189: Winter Falls

Winter Falls

Niagara Falls in winter

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Photo-A-Day #176 – 182

Photo-A-Day #176: Switch

Switch

A railroad switch just outside the abandoned Packard factory in Detorit, MI

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Photo-A-Day #177: Tower

Tower

A tower in downtown Detroit.

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Photo-A-Day #178: Rearing Up

Rearing Up

A statue at the Anna Scripps Whitcomb Conservatory on Belle Isle, in Detroit, MI

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Photo-A-Day #179: Who’s Gonna Change It?

Who's Gonna Change It?

A broken lightbulb above the door at an abandoned building in Bay City, Michigan

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Photo-A-Day #180: Union Station

Union Station

A view of the ceiling at Union Station in DC

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Photo-A-Day #181: Pigeony Love

Pigeony Love

Some pigeons interacting on Belle Isle. They were busy squawking at each other, like any good couple.

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Photo-A-Day #182: Color Burst

Color Burst

I took this in the Keweenaw Peninsula (a part of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan) while riding around on my ATV more than 5 years ago.

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Photo-A-Day #169 – 175

Photo-A-Day #169: Ripples

Ripples

Some ducks motoring down a calm canal in Milton Keynes in the UK

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Photo-A-Day #170: Tragic Rainbow

Tragic Rainbow

A rainbow seen in the smoke and steam rising from an apartment fire in Auburn Hills, Michigan. The building was destroyed.

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Photo-A-Day #171: Roasting

Roasting

A girl roasting a marshmallow on the beach of Lake Michigan.

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Photo-A-Day #172: Vineyard

Vineyard

The entrance to the vineyard at Leeds Castle in Leeds, Kent, UK

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Photo-A-Day #173: Speed in Suspension

Speed in Suspension

The North American X-15 hanging from the ceiling of the National Air and Space Museum. This particular X-15 (of 3 made) flew 82 times, and was piloted by Neil Armstrong, among others.

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Photo-A-Day #174: Looking Up

Looking Up

Some trees at Kensington Metro Park around New Hudson, MI

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Photo-A-Day #175: Overhang

Overhang

An overhang over a sidewalk in Washington, DC. It gets lower and lower, and is eventually only about 2ft high at the far end.

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Photo-A-Day #162 – 168

Photo-A-Day #162: Art Deco Wedding

Art Deco Wedding

The inside of the main lobby of the Heritage Tower in Battle Creek, MI. Wedding of a family friend was held here. Beautiful place.

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Photo-A-Day #163: Water and Fusion

Water and Fusion

The fountain at the middle of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, along the National Mall, in Washington, DC, with the Sun floating above.

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Photo-A-Day #164: Fountain in Fall

Fountain in Fall

The fountains and lawn outside Milwaukee Art Museum

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Photo-A-Day #165: High Performance

High Performance

Two high performance aircraft. The SR-71 Blackbird and the Space Shuttle Enterprise. The SR-71 was a high altitude, high speed Reconnaissance aircraft, capable for traveling at greater than Mach 3. The Enterprise never flew in space, but was released at altitude from the Shuttle Carrier Aircraft and used to validate fight characteristics and landing procedures. These aircraft are at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, a part of the National Air and Space Museum.

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Photo-A-Day #166: A Happy Bean

A Happy Bean

Alan Bean, the 4th man to walk on the moon, signing books at the National Air and Space Museum.

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Photo-A-Day #167: Grand

Grand

The inside of the National Building Museum in Washington DC.

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Photo-A-Day #168: No Entry

No Entry

A road that runs underground by the Post Office building in DC.

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