Yes, the picture is real. Believe it or not, the man in the lighthouse was not killed. He was awaiting rescue via helicopter. That was the only reason he opened the door. Taken by Jean Guichard during a storm in 1989 off the coast of Brittany France,
Lighthouse Keeper Paper-Pieced Quilt Pattern at Paper Panache .I must make this for son-in-law Hollis, as his great great great grandfather was the Gay Head lighthouse keeper in Aquinnah, MA (on Martha's Vineyard)
The Rock of Ages Light is a U. Coast Guard lighthouse on a small rock outcropping approximately miles miles west of Washington Island and miles west of Isle Royale, in Eagle Harbor Township, Keweenaw County, Michigan.