Summer Sunset by BarbL

Framed Prints

Small (11.3" x 8.0")

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I love it when the water of Lake Michigan is colored by the sun…

The lighthouse is at the Coast Guard Station and the boat is the “Port City Princess”, used for dinner cruises.

Taken at Pere Marquette Beach, Muskegon Michigan, USA

Olympus E-500
Zuiko 14-54mm lens
Edited in Photomatix and Picasa 3

WINNER of “The Golden Hour” challenge in Midwestern United States Art and Photography

Top Ten Winner in the “November Avatar” challenge in All About Lighthouses

Featured in the following groups:

The Best of Anything and Everything
Americas: Rural, Urban, Wild and Free
Art by Bubble Hosts
Featured for a Challenge
World Wide Sunsets
United States Monthly Themes
Rainbow – Yellow
Americas: Rural, Urban, Wild and Free
Absolute Clarity
Sensational Sun
All About Lighthouses
Hometown Photography
Feelin’ Good
Peace, Love, and Tranquility


sunset, water, lake, lake michigan, lighthouse, boat, waves, orange, tranquil, peaceful


  • barnsis
    barnsisabout 3 years ago

    Gorgeous, love the golden shimmer to the water, instant fav of me Sis.

  • Thanks, bro!! Hope you don’t get sick of seeing my sunsets….every night is an amazing sight here and I feel almost guilty if I don’t grab a photograph of it!!

    – BarbL

  • Maria Dryfhout
    Maria Dryfhoutabout 3 years ago

    Seen this pic on FB…. just gorgeous. God fingerpainted you a golden sky to accent the lighthouse. Well done, Barb!

  • Thanks! You are so right and I am thankful to God every day for the artwork he presents us!

    – BarbL

  • Larry Trupp
    Larry Truppabout 3 years ago

    Lovely work…love the colors

  • Thank you, Larry! There were so many beautiful flowers that it was hard to choose which to put on RB!!

    – BarbL

  • Linda Jackson
    Linda Jacksonabout 3 years ago

    Wonderful Barb! take care, Linda

  • Thanks so very much, Linda!

    – BarbL

  • Deborah Lazarus
    Deborah Lazarusabout 3 years ago

    Super fantastic work!!
    Deb, your host
    September 2, 2011

  • Thank you!! What a wonderful honor…I really appreciate it!

    – BarbL

  • Martina Fagan
    Martina Faganabout 3 years ago

    Gorgeous image & work

  • Thank you so much, Martina!

    – BarbL

  • leih2008
    leih2008about 3 years ago

    Hi Barb, I LOVE the color on this one! VERY Tranquil! Congratulations on your Featured work (-:

  • Thank you! I appreciate you taking the time to leave such a lovely comment!

    – BarbL

  • jammingene
    jammingeneabout 3 years ago

  • Thank you so much!! You made my day!

    – BarbL

  • laruecherie
    laruecherieabout 3 years ago

  • Thank you so very much!!

    – BarbL

  • vigor
    vigorabout 3 years ago

    this is stunning!

  • Thank you…and thanks also for making this a Favorite…I really appreciate it!

    – BarbL

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