“Shipwreck Stew” Now Available On Ebay

“Shipwreck Stew” Now Available On Ebay Filmmaker Steven Sohlstrom has more adventure than he bargained for learning to sail. From being marooned on the Mississippi in a gale, sailing Duluth Harbor in November, and sinking in a storm on Leech Lake, he learns to love the peace and beauty of sailing, while craving the test of stormy seas. "Shipwreck Stew" on Ebay -... (continue reading...)

Introducing HOVERSLED!

Introducing HOVERSLED! Hoversled has been in development secretly and is being unveiled publicly for the first time ever. See it in action for the first time at the BENTON COUNTY FAIR AUGUST 4-10, 2015! Available for purchase this winter season...follow development of Steven Sohlstrom's vision for the next great American enterprise on Facebook! www.facebook.com/hoversled Tune in to WJON Radio or online at www.wjon.com for a live interview with Steven Sohlstrom on Wednesday, August 5 at... (continue reading...)

Christmas Day Flight

Christmas Day Flight It's been exactly one year since Flight Flash has taken to the sky on a snowy Christmas day, in a small town somewhere in South Dakota. Please visit the Ebay Store by clicking this link... (continue reading...)

Happy Independence Day…News From Flight Flash Coming Soon…

Happy Independence Day…News From Flight Flash Coming Soon…  Flight Flash is making plans to integrate with photographic sailing expeditions coming... (continue reading...)

Memorial Day Explosion At Sartell Paper Mill

Memorial Day Explosion At Sartell Paper Mill On May 28, an explosion at the Verso paper mill in Sartell, Minnesota claimed one life, injured five others, and resulted in the biggest fire in Sartell's history.  The blast concusion was experienced by many around town, and it was reported that the thick black smoke was visible from as far away as Foley. Crystal Blunt captured this image less than half an hour after the initial blast, and the fire continued to burn for the following two days. The following images where captured as smoke... (continue reading...)

Melting Mississippi

Melting Mississippi Patches of open water were widening on the river today as temperatures in St.Cloud went into the high 50's. View a shot overlooking the city as seen on WJON.... (continue reading...)

Balmy January Skies

Balmy January Skies     I sent the plane up for a low-res trip above the ranch neighborhood last weekend. This is the centrecam aircraft with the camera looking down and backwards today. Although it can mount on skis, it's still currently on wheel landing gear. In this configuration the propellor is very low to the ground and you can hear it sucking a few small rocks into the propellor and launching at least one of them right through the tailfin. The river in view is the Missippi. It was around 18... (continue reading...)

From Ice To The Sky: A Study Of The Frozen Mississippi

From Ice To The Sky: A Study Of The Frozen Mississippi [caption id="attachment_2013" align="aligncenter" width="922" caption="The river ice from an 80 foot altitude. (Hot food after a chilly flight, click on this photo to reveal and support a great downtown restaurant)"][/caption]   [caption id="attachment_2014" align="aligncenter" width="922" caption="The ice again from 20 feet overhead."][/caption] [youtube UgLtdq63xy0]           After several days of temperatures well below freezing, the Mississippi River has frozen over in St.Cloud.... (continue reading...)

Flight Flash On Exhibit At Stearns History Museum

Flight Flash On Exhibit At Stearns History Museum It was a tremendous honor for Flight Flash to be exhibited at the Stearns County History Museum. Thank you for hosting the exhibit and to any of the public that were able to attend! Sincerely,... (continue reading...)

Chasing Rainfall

Chasing Rainfall Scroll Down This Page For Postings Through June, 2011. For Additional Amazing Aerial Photos, Click Through The Archives From May 2011 And Before.        I hoped that the combination of heavy rain and a break in the clouds would result in an incredible rainbow today so I scrambled the airplane to Whitney Field. Unfortunately, the rainbow never materialized. The weather turned hot, muggy and hazy today, and later, I spent an hour of flying at the amazing Boomerville Lodge.        A... (continue reading...)