Year of the Sunrise

January


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Sunrise on January 1, 2019
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    Sunrise on January 1, 2019
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                                                                First Edition Prints

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                                                                January Photo Box

                                                                This photo box comes complete with an entire set of 5x7 prints featuring all 31 sunrises of January. The photos are presented in a wooden box which comes with a display stand to swap out photos. Each photo has a set of data on the back with that sunrise's date and location. See more details.

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                                                                January Highlights

                                                                • January 1st was pretty much a double rainbow moment.
                                                                • Coldest temp was approximately -32º windchill, on January 31st
                                                                • 11 day streak without actually seeing the sun at sunrise.
                                                                • Chased the water each day, 29 along Lake Superior, 2 along Lake Michigan. This may not change much.
                                                                • Brought coffee and hot chocolate to Orehenge seekers.
                                                                • 30 jpgs, 1 gif, still don’t know a thing about video.

                                                                January Musings

                                                                One year, every sunrise.

                                                                It’s a simple goal, really. If you’re a morning person, disciplined, and enjoy -30º windchills. Although, only one of these applies to me.

                                                                What this is really about is getting back to nature and photography. Less so for the sake of photography, and more so for the sake of my soul. Photography has always been a means of staying grounded and connecting with the outdoor world, but it’s something I’ve gotten away from.

                                                                For most of my adult life I have woken up and headed straight to a computer as the first task in the morning. What’s been circulating in my head is, what can change in a person’s character if the first task every day is to spend it outdoors, chasing the sunrise, and not missing a day off just because it’s “cold” or rainy.

                                                                In a sense, this began on December 31, 2012, when I decided I would start a new tradition of watching the first sunrise of the new year. It’s been seven years straight and serves as a magical day on the calendar. But how many sunrises do I see the reset of the year? Not many. Time to change that.

                                                                Recently, I have become less comfortable with being alone, whether it be stone skipping, snowboarding, or sitting at the coffee shop. I want that comfort to return, while staying grounded. That being said, anyone who wants to join for the sunrise is more than welcome.


                                                                Fuel the Sunrises

                                                                Looking for more ways to support this crazy project? You can always add a cup of coffee to keep me going strong in the mornings, or a tank of gas to get me to some new places.

                                                                Subscribe

                                                                Every once in a great while I send out a newsletter with sunrise updates, life stories, project developments, and various shenanigans. I'd love to share these with you and will respect your inbox.

                                                                Blah Blah Blah

                                                                For additional sunrise photos follow both @BugsySailor and @UPSupplyCo on Instagram. I don't post daily, but you will see additional content unvailable here.