Your shopping cart is empty.
Shipping to the Lower 48!
Spring melt water flowing through the Dells of Eau Claire River in Marathon County, Wisconsin.
1. Choose the type of merchandise (Medium)
2. Explore and select available options
15,000 years ago, glaciers covered central Wisconsin from the northeast extending to just east of present day Wausau and Stevens Point. As the climate warmed, glaciers released torrents of melt water carving deep gorges in locations throughout Wisconsin. One such area can be seen just north of Hatley, the Dells of the Eau ClaireRiver. On this stretch the Eau Claire River cascades over outcrops of Precambrian-age rhyolite schist. Rhyolite schist (a very hard rock) was formed through metamorphosis and later tilted to a nearly vertical position allowing the rock to split readily along the cleavage planes. In the dells, the river tumbles and spills across the rock's cleavage planes while it runs smoothly in other areas where the river flows parallel to the planes.
The day before this image was captured, the water was high enough to cover the rocks in the foreground. You could really sense the power of the river and it was not hard to imagine what is was like when the glaciers were melting. By the following day, the melt had slowed to the point where water flow was not exciting. You can still see large chunks of ice on a few of the boulders.
This image was constructed from five separate images taken as a panoramic. I climbed up on a rock formation over looking the dells. The rocks were very slippery and I resolved to wear a personal flotation device when working about rushing water in the future. My camera was attached to and leveled on a tripod; images were captured so that they overlapped each other. Images were then combined in Photoshop.
The presence of this badge signifies that this business has officially registered with the Art Storefronts Organization and has an established track record of selling art.
It also means that buyers can trust that they are buying from a legitimate business. Art sellers that conduct fraudulent activity or that receive numerous complaints from buyers will have this badge revoked. If you would like to file a complaint about this seller, please do so here.
This website provides a secure checkout with SSL encryption.
This is only visible to you because you are logged in and are authorized to manage this website. This message is not visible to other website visitors.
Click on any Image to continue
Below, select which favorite lists you would like to save this product into.
This means you can use the camera on your phone or tablet and superimpose any piece of art onto a wall inside of your home or business.
To use this feature, Just look for the "Live Preview AR" button when viewing any piece of art on this website!
HERE'S 20% OFF YOUR FIRST ORDER!
Subscribe by entering your email below and I will email you a 20% OFF Coupon right now!
Check both your Inbox and Junk Mail
This offer is valid for NEW CUSTOMERS only!