Two recent photo exhibits, one local, one sort of local:
Smoke and Mirrors (an exhibit by Detroit artist Mitch Cope)
Paint Creek Center for the Arts (407 Pine St. Rochester; 248-651-4110)
Now through Nov. 7, 2009; artist reception Oct 9, 7:00 pm
The Lens of Impressionism: Photography and Painting Along the Normandy Coast, 1850-1874
U-M Museum of Art (525 S. State St., Ann Arbor; 734-764-0395)
Free exhibit Oct 10, 2009-Jan 3, 2010
More details here.