Justin Patchin


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Wed. Sep. 19th, 2018

Fathers, Sons, and Storms

Justin Patchin, photos by Justin Patchin

defying rain, lightning, and familial fear to get the perfect photograph

Tue. Jul. 24th, 2018

Feeling Write at Home

Katy Hackworthy, photos by Justin Patchin

the Chippewa Valley’s strong, supportive literary community draws one young writer back

Thu. Nov. 2nd, 2017

Surviving Another Tick Season

Rob Reid, photos by Justin Patchin

walking in the woods while (mostly) avoiding the creepiest of creepy-crawlies

Wed. Aug. 23rd, 2017

War and Peace With Animal Neighbors

Justin Patchin, photos by Justin Patchin

living in the countryside is relaxing, except when it comes to critters’ destructive tendencies

Wed. May. 3rd, 2017

Opening Weekend

Justin Patchin, photos by Justin Patchin

the first morning of fishing season is usually cold, but the memories formed couldn’t be warmer

Wed. Nov. 2nd, 2016

Turn Your Eyes to the Skies

Justin Patchin, photos by Justin Patchin

I don’t waste an opportunity to experience the Northern Lights

Northern Lights Over Lake Eau Claire

Wed. Aug. 3rd, 2016

Footage was taken on the night of August 3, 2016. From photographer Justin Patchin: "Northern Lights and lightning cloud over Lake Eau Claire (western Wisconsin). Time Lapse of about 400 images."

Tue. Jun. 14th, 2016

Last Call on Chippewa Valley Writers Guild Writing Retreats

Mike Paulus, photos by Justin Patchin

The Chippewa Valley Writers Guild has seen a lot of positive momentum in its first year, producing an impressive roster of readings, craft talks, and more. However, thus far ...

Tue. Apr. 19th, 2016

Morning Glory

Justin Patchin, photos by Justin Patchin

in a Wisconsin spring, the early bird gets the best show

Thu. Mar. 3rd, 2016

Understanding Anonymous Apps

Justin Patchin

Despite the recent flurry of media attention, anonymous online environments and mobile applications have been around for many years. The social media site Formspring.me arguably ...

Wed. Aug. 19th, 2015

Inspiring Art

Justin Patchin, photos by Justin Patchin

living in the Valley’s art-friendly environment can spur anyone’s creativity – even mine

Tue. Mar. 3rd, 2015

Roaming the Icy Rivers

Justin Patchin, photos by Justin Patchin

learning and re-learning about the attractive dangers of river ice