Historic Pierhead lighthouse located on lake Michigan’s northshore in Kenosha Wisconsin, USA.
It was built in 1906, is 50ft tall and is on National Historic lighthouse preservation act of 2000.

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I took this photo on a very cold winter’s morning with a Canon Rebel XTI, using 18-55mm lens.

Featured in “Historic Places” group.

Featured in “Beach, River And Lake Treasures” group.

Featured in “Scenery” group.

Featured in “All About Lighthouses” group.

Top Ten in “All About Lighthouses” group challenge “December 2011 Avatar” challenge.

Top Ten in “Welcome To Wisconsin” group challenge “Baby It’s Cold Outside”


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An avid photographer who loves to photograph nature, architecture, old cars, animals and even occasionally been known to take people photographs!

I have always been interested in the arts in one form or another.

Kay Novy (kkphoto1)

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  • Renee Blake
    Renee Blakeover 3 years ago

    Beautiful shot Kay !

  • Thanks so much Renee, appreciated! Kay

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  • cherylc1
    cherylc1over 3 years ago

    WOW~ Gorgeous!

  • Thanks Cheryl.

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  • Lori Peters
    Lori Petersover 3 years ago

    It does look cold there. Wonderful composition on this beautful photograph.

  • Thank you Lori for the wonderful comments.

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  • Robin Webster
    Robin Websterover 3 years ago

    Oh! This is chilling! Love the cold feel in this image! Well done Kay!

  • Thanks Robin.

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  • Bootiewootsy
    Bootiewootsyover 3 years ago

    Excellent capture.. One can feel the chill in the air…

  • Thank you much for the lovely comment. Kay

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  • dedmanshootn
    dedmanshootnover 3 years ago

    really like tyhis one!

  • Thanks so much, appreciate the fave.! Kay

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  • polly470
    polly470over 3 years ago

    Kay..this is one gorgeous shot!! Looks FREEZING!!

  • Thanks Polly. Yes it was very cold that day I took this!

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  • venny
    vennyover 3 years ago


  • Thank you venny.

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  • Bellavista2
    Bellavista2over 3 years ago

    “Congratulations Kay!” Your Extremely cold, but totally awesome scenery, especailly with that red lighthouse! Has just been Featured in the “Beach,River and Lake Treasures Group”. Kay now there is the wonderful opportunity to enter our “March Featured Members Challenge”. “Goodluck!”


  • Thank you very much its an honor to be featured in your wonderful group Bellavista. Yes, thanks I’ll take care of that March challenge.

    – kkphoto1

  • jeanlphotos
    jeanlphotosover 3 years ago

    Congrats on your feature Kay.Well deserved!!

  • Thanks so much Jean, appreciate the fave.!

    – kkphoto1

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