2014 Storm Chasing Highlights

2014 was a really interesting year in regards to storm chasing for me. There were a number of firsts. Initially I wasn’t going to do much chasing, and concentrate on other things such as Fishing Pleasures, and a few other projects. Throughout the year, I did get out to experience a number of great weather events though. The year was off to a slow start, not much happening in March. Just cold and boring. By the time April rolled around though, some truly awesome weather events took place. April 12th was one of the coolest chase days I can ever remember for me here in Michigan. Intercepted 2 very photogenic storm cells, saw accumulating hail, and beautifully structured storms coming over the fields. I was able to get some nice time lapses. This was also the first time I ever saw hail accumulate to such an extent here in Michigan. In late April I went against my initial plans of not leaving my home state, to join some friends on … Read More…

StumbleUpon Adventures (PHOTOS)

So I am on the internet tonight, sharing some tweets on My Twitter Page, updating some information on My YouTube Channel, sharing some neat news stories and such on My Facebook Page, and telling people about the money they could be saving with Mike Curtis of Farm Bureau Insurance – Proud Sponsor of Charlesimages-Stormedia – when it dawned on me. In all my years on the internet, I had never signed up to StumbleUpon. So I figured I’d give it a shot. I began first by performing a StumbleUpon test using my share buttons at the top of this page. Under “Share” I found StumbleUpon, and the test worked! Feel free to “stumble” www.charlesimages-stormedia.com if you’d like. Through my StumbleUpon adventures tonight I created a really cool image through a silk writer of sorts, found out some new recipes for baking and cooking (bet I did not strike you as a baker, I’m actually pretty good at it) and most notably so far, some awesome images of our very own … Read More…