About the Author

Michael Dakota
Blurbarian Since March 2008
Name Michael Dakota
Location Akron, Ohio
Gender Male
My Occupation photographer
My Bio Michael K. Dakota has been a photographer going on two decades now. After graduating from Kent State University with a degree in photo-illustration he began working as a photojournalist. He has worked for newspapers in Ohio, Kansas and Louisiana.

Dakota is an award winning nature photographer. His passion of late is photographing lighthouses.

"It's the juxtaposition of nature's natural horizon and the elegance of these historical towers rising up from the water's edge."

Things I Don't Mind The World Knowing

Spoiler alert: I'm thinking my next book will be about...
The Water's Edge: Ohio & Pennsylvania's historic lighthouses.
The Cuyahoga Valley National Recreation Area or CVNRA