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Address: 11 E Sheridan St, Ely, MN 55731-1213
Phone Number: +1 218-365-6563
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Great gallery showing the works of my favorite photo

Ok, I'm biased. I have been a huge fan of Jim Brandenburg's work for decades. I even have a couple signed prints he made when he worked at the Worthington (Minn.) Daily Globe... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 7 October 2016
Mark H
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Ok, I'm biased. I have been a huge fan of Jim Brandenburg's work for decades. I even have a couple signed prints he made when he worked at the Worthington (Minn.) Daily Globe before he went to National Geographic. He splits his time between Ely and Minneapolis, so you might get lucky to find him there.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

I was in Ely for the day and stepped into his gallery. I ended up buying one of his prints. Beautiful photography from one of America's most successful. Even if you don't purchase anything, step inside and see this beautiful photography.

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Rochester, Minnesota
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

I love Jim Brandenburg's art. He is truly gifted, and I enjoyed looking around his gallery, though most things there are beyond my price range. The staff member working at gallery was chilly and did not speak to or acknowledge us in any way (and we were the only people in the store, excuse me gallery) until my sister purchased... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

I love Brandenburg and his work! But I was underwhelmed by the staff. They seemed more interested in other things besides the guests.

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Amherst, New Hampshire, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2015

Jim has isn amazing eye for photography. Years back the National Geographic Magazine had an article which was a series of photos taken by Jim as he experienced the Ely area. Jim worked his way into "Photography" by traveling and taking photos, lots of photos, and learning from the results. Over time people started to realize that he had the... More 

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Stacy, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015

lovely shop, he does great work.... many options from postcards to full size pieces of art. they even invited our small dog to come in while we browsed!

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Spooner, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

This gallery has a nice array of all Jim's works. Be sure to view the cinematography. Plan to spend more than an hour because there are many prints. Join the Mailing list. The ladies working were very friendly and knowledgeable. So glad we stopped.

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Thank Christine J
Hixton, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2015

Jim Brandenburg has a very nice gallery to show off his photography talents. A majority of them are way out of my price range. There is s quaint sitting area to watch a video presentation of his photography. A very nice addition to Ely.

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Thank Kathy b
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2015

If you like nature photography you will love Brandenberg. He is my favorite wildlife photographer. He has amazing photos.

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Thank Kimberley C
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2015

I have admired Jim Brandenburg's work for years as have many other nature enthusiasts. Jim's ability to capture wolves is second to NONE. A native MN and Ely resident, Jim has done photography for National Geographic for decades and has been around the world photographing all types of wildlife, even though I'm very partial to his breathtaking wolves from MN.... More 

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