Yes we have cold and sometimes very snowy winters but before the extreme cold and snow we have the beautiful colors of fall.

The camera company Nikon held its third annual Top Spots for Fall Foliage campaign and for the second year in a row Michigan was ranked #1.

AS Nikon describes it the Top Spots for Fall Foliage campaign:

encourages and inspires participants to share their vibrant, colorful and unique fall images from their respective states to take home bragging rights as America’s best destination for autumn photography

This year, Nikon said they received nearly 10,000 pictures from participants throughout the United States, with pictures of beautiful autumn landscapes.  Michiganders sent in more than 1,240 photos submitted across social media.

According to a statement from Nikon concerning Michigan’s submitted pictures:

Notable images showcased gorgeous photos of the Great Lakes surrounded by warm tones, wildlife and serene landscapes blanketed with vibrant foliage

The Top 5 Ranked states are as follows:

  1. Michigan
  2. New York
  3. Colorado
  4. Pennsylvania
  5. New Hampshire

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