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,
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.
The Fastnet Rock is miles southwest of Cape Clear and southwest of Mizen Head, County Cork, Ireland. The Fastnet Lighthouse is known as The Teardrop of Ireland, the last sight of Ireland for emigrants sailing to America.