12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World

An early winter morning at -20 on the North Shore of Lake Superior. The water is too deep and moves too much to freeze easily, but this was on its way to a rare near complete freezing of the Great Lake. Sunrises are a play of light, mist, water and sounds on Lake Superior's North Shore. And a destination unlike any other.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 01.2014
Date Uploaded: 11.2014
Photo Location: Duluth, Minnesota, United States of America
Camera: DSLR-A230
Copyright: © Ian Kimmer