Photographers John Heino and John Alexander Kay tell us about their Lake Superior Circle Tour in the early fall last year and a digital technique they both use in their work. more »

May 16, 2016 2:59 PM Art/Photography

Rabbit Island

Courtesy Rabbit Island Foundation

Rob Gorski wanted a getaway in the Keweenaw Peninsula and ended up buying an island and founding a retreat for creative souls. more »

Jun 1, 2015 10:18 AM Art/Photography

"Amethyst and Agate: Poems of Lake Superior," born of true Lake lovers, features a range of styles and sentiments as varied as the many moods of Lake Superior. more »

Jun 1, 2015 12:00 AM Art/Photography

Calumet Art Center

Mark Gregg / Mark P. Gregg Photography

This small town boasts the oldest artists’ cooperative in the Copper Country, an art center with weekly classes, fine art galleries, retailers and restaurants with rotating local art displays, plus its own Calumet Arts District business association. more »

Jun 1, 2015 12:00 AM Art/Photography

The Way of Cheng-Khee Chee

Sing-Bee Chee

“It’s a Chee.” For most Duluthians, that simple phrase immediately calls to mind soft scenes of the city’s waterfront, stunning swirls of colorful koi or, for many, the thought-provoking picture book Old Turtle. more »

May 13, 2015 11:35 AM Art/Photography

Clicking on the Lynx

Mike Mikulich

You might say I’m a wildlife paparazzo. I spend many happy hours lurking along northwoods trails or shoreside beaches, trying to spot and shoot – with a camera only – the rock stars of our region. On this day, I sought the elusive Canada lynx. more »

Feb 1, 2015 12:00 AM Art/Photography

Download lake views and other scenes from the region for your desktops and home screens. more »


Split Rock Moonrise

Paul Sundberg

Recently I lined up next to 60 other photographers along Minnesota’s North Shore anxiously waiting for the winter moon to rise above Split Rock Lighthouse. For many years, though, site manager Lee Radzak and I were the only photographers in sight. more »

Dec 8, 2014 11:34 AM Art/Photography

Down Low

Hannah Stonehouse Hudson

I’ve spent a large portion of my photography career making images of cats and dogs for humane associations and shelters. Doing this type of portrait work has given me insights for tips on how you can take the best shots of your own pets. more »

Jun 16, 2014 12:05 PM Art/Photography

Blood Memoirs

Cynthia Holmes

The Tweed Museum of Art in Duluth invited Amber-Dawn Bear Robe to explore its permanent collection, to view it through her perspectives as an art curator, a visual fiber artist and woman of the Siksika Nation (Blackfoot), and to create an exhibit. more »

Feb 7, 2014 3:09 PM Art/Photography

Sault Symphony Orchestra

Courtesy the Sault Symphony Orchestra

The term “metropolitan” barely suits even the bigger cities around Lake Superior’s shores. But the orchestras in the Big Lake neighborhood don't play second fiddle to any others. more »

Oct 22, 2013 12:16 PM Art/Photography

Enger Tower

Dennis O'Hara

Nowadays, a photographer who wants to capture scenes from the skies can keep his feet on the ground and use a remote-controlled device such as a blimp, kite, miniature plane or helicopter to carry the camera. more »

Jun 14, 2013 8:46 AM Art/Photography


Hannah Stonehouse Hudson

Two of my images – both on Lake Superior near my home area of Bayfield, Wisconsin – have made the rounds on the world stage and gone viral thanks to social media. In the most recent case, the response has been life-changing – for me and my subjects. more »

May 2, 2013 11:17 AM Art/Photography

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Phil Bencomo/Lake Superior Magazine

Attend Lake Superior Magazine's 2013 Photo Workshop in October. Interact with some of the region's top photographers, have your best photograph critiqued by the experts, and enjoy outdoor photo excursions and demonstrations. more »

Apr 29, 2013 12:50 AM Art/Photography 2 Comments


Amanda Hansmeyer

How many times do we interrupt true moments to get that posed photo? Too often. Let’s remind ourselves to fight those instincts and allow situations to unfold around us. Amanda Hansmeyer shares how to capture what’s really meaningful. more »

Mar 5, 2013 12:21 PM Art/Photography

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