Tim Kiser's photos with the Michigan landscape

Just an ordinary thing.

Just an ordinary thing.
Consult your local newspaper for news of current weir construction projects on rivers in and around your town.

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A channel of the Grand River in downtown Eaton Rapids, Michigan, on March 27th, 2016, off the east side of Mill Street…
Added on October 26, 2016

Bricks go to grass and gravel.

Bricks go to grass and gravel.
Different directional orientations of laydowns of bricks are abutting one another here.

Ah how our view of the foreground transition zone from gravel and grass to bricks gets messed with by the shadows cast by sun shining on bare branches. Gets messed wi…
Added on December 24, 2016

Thorough provision of electricity.

Thorough provision of electricity.
Imagine these are palmtrees. The gravel area is a spread of white beachsand. The parking lot is the parking lot for the beach.

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In downtown Eaton Rapids, Michigan, on March 27th, 2016, along the W. Scott Munn Riverwalk trail, nort…
Added on November 13, 2016

A 5-pine lineup.

A 5-pine lineup.
I like longer rows of pines than this.

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In Eaton Rapids, Michigan, on March 27th, 2016, along the W. Scott Munn Riverwalk trail along the Grand River, in Howe Memorial Park south of West Knight Street.

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Added on November 28, 2016

Ideal rural scenery.

Ideal rural scenery.
This is a request for more of this style of ecosystem in U.S. countrysides. I don't know whether it's good for science but it's pretty.

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In Eaton Township, Michigan, on August 16th, 2014, on the north side of Fairview Highway, wes…
Added on October 14, 2016

Pile of wild cucumber/prickly cucumber/mock cucumber/balsam apple at a farmland ditch.

Pile of wild cucumber/prickly cucumber/mock cucumber/balsam apple at a farmland ditch.
In Benton Township in Eaton County, Michigan, on August 16th, 2014, on the west side of Johnson Road, north of Pinch Highway.

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Library of Congress classification ideas:
QK495.C96 Echinocystis lobata—Pictorial works.
QK773 Climbing…
Added on October 15, 2016

Out for a drive on a dark morning.

Out for a drive on a dark morning.
In East Lansing, Michigan, on March 1st, 2016, on Red Cedar Road east of Chestnut Road, on the campus of Michigan State University.

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Library of Congress classification ideas:
TE23 Streets—United States—Pictorial works.
GB2615 Snow…
Added on November 11, 2016

The fall of '15: How it was experienced by people who were alive at the time.

The fall of '15: How it was experienced by people who were alive at the time.
We stepped away from our careers/occupations and the news media and we entered the plants.

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In Lansing, Michigan, on October 26th, 2015, along the Lansing River Trail near Sycamore Creek, between East Cavanaugh Road and East Jolly…
Added on September 21, 2016

Possibly Lansing's best oak leaves.

Possibly Lansing's best oak leaves.
Lansing Michigan, that is.

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In Lansing, Michigan, on October 26th, 2015, along the Lansing River Trail near Sycamore Creek, between East Cavanaugh Road and East Jolly Road.

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Library of Congress classificat…
Added on November  7, 2016

Favorite batch of plantlife.

Favorite batch of plantlife.
My gosh this was a moment wasn't it. I wish I had a list of every plant species visible in the undergrowth.

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In Lansing, Michigan, on October 26th, 2015, along the Lansing River Trail near Sycamore Creek, between East Cavanaugh Ro…
Added on September 21, 2016

You asked to see the Coldwater River in Barry County, Michigan, and here it is.

You asked to see the Coldwater River in Barry County, Michigan, and here it is.
Lake Michigan is going to be lucky to receive these fine waters eventually. These fine plural waters.

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In Freeport, Michigan, on August 8th, 2015, the Coldwater River as viewed from the east side of North East Street.

The Coldwat…
Added on October 28, 2016

Lake Huron lifestyles.

Lake Huron lifestyles.
Sparkling beaches!

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In Whitney Township in Arenac County, Michigan, on July 26th, 2015, at the "Singing Bridge Public Access" owned by the state of Michigan, on the east side of U.S. Route 23.

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Library of…
Added on October  3, 2016

A creek or a small river, and adjacent plants. The name of the stream is Dead Creek.

A creek or a small river, and adjacent plants. The name of the stream is Dead Creek.
Dead Creek is surprising and/or interesting because it's a geographical feature of the northern Lower Peninsula but it looks like a geographical feature of the southern Lower Peninsula. It's like a creek from the southern Lower Peninsula came up to the no…
Added on October 28, 2016

I'm looking for pictures of EVERYDAY LIFE ALONG LAKE HURON.

I'm looking for pictures of EVERYDAY LIFE ALONG LAKE HURON.
Is this the nearest stoplight to the Lake Huron shoreline? It might be!

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In Tawas City, Michigan, on July 26th, 2015, Tawas Bay of Lake Huron and the intersection of East Lake Street (U.S. Route 23) and Hemlock Road (Michigan High…
Added on November  3, 2016

CARRIES ITS WATERS IN A TIMELESS MANNER: the small river the Trout River on the northeastern Lower Peninsula.

CARRIES ITS WATERS IN A TIMELESS MANNER: the small river the Trout River on the northeastern Lower Peninsula.
Among the various sounds of the waters' movement I heard a voice gently whispering "trout ... trout ... trout ... trout," and so on.

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In Rogers City, Michigan, on June 13th, 2015, the Trout River as viewed from a pedestrian bridge…
Added on October 29, 2016

Lake Huron birdbath for U.S. birds.

Lake Huron birdbath for U.S. birds.
The birds' baths become performances on an elevated stage, for lascivious human spectators.

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In Rogers Township in Presque Isle County, Michigan, on June 13th, 2015, along Lake Huron in 40 Mile Point Lighthouse Park.

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Added on September 10, 2016

Not not a-atypical smalltown U.S. midwestern downtown scenery.

Not not a-atypical smalltown U.S. midwestern downtown scenery.
We have a skinny young tree, a signbed's dirt and gravel, a stormdrain, and an old-fashioned brick street. Comfortable!

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In downtown Hastings, Michigan, on October 11th, 2014, on the west side of North Church Street, south of West…
Added on December 30, 2016

Brilliant stripes of nonparking on a gravel lot.

Brilliant stripes of nonparking on a gravel lot.
"Just paint the gravel, man. You can just paint the gravel."

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In downtown Hastings, Michigan, on October 11th, 2014, at the southeast corner of Apple Street and North Jefferson Street.

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Added on December 22, 2016