Browsing All posts tagged under »Essex Road«

Essex Road Barn

November 19, 2011


November has its moments, and a good number were on display on Friday.   A half hour with nothing to do but cast off and drift for a bit.  Climb around on the ridge above Ellsworth Lake.  Watch the breeze riffle the needles of a young white pine.  Make a circuit around an old barn that […]

Babs revisits the sunset

March 28, 2010


One of my alltime favorite Babs Young photos was taken from this vantage point.  Now she’s back, working with a whole new palette.  As she says, who can resist a sunset like this on Essex Road?  And this time she caught the gleam in the barn window.

Happy Thanksgiving from Babs

November 24, 2008


Babs Young writes, Here we are once again on Essex Road and then there is that “lake effect” too. It’s not winter yet on the calendar, but it sure looks like it is.  Happy Thanksgiving to all. Every week photographer Babs Young captures moments in northern Michigan, and every week she sends one to Torch […]

Babs rides off into the sunrise

September 28, 2008


Babs Young wrote, Going east on Essex Road the other day, I found this lovely sunrise. Well worth the stop for this picture.    Babs does great work on Essex Road. Remember last April, when she was going in the other direction and captured a classic Antrim County sunset?

Spring sunset over Antrim County

April 21, 2008


Sometimes, Babs Young writes, you just have to stop and take a picture.  Coming west on Essex Road one day last week, she captured this glorious sunset.  Views like this always make me feel rich.  Aren’t you lucky to live here! say visiting friends.  No, I think, just very smart.