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In search of bokeh AND fall foliage…


Paddling on Third West Branch Pond near Moosehead Lake


I love playing with my macro lens…


Was this little guy posing for the camera?


One of my favorite Maine sunrise shots…

Imagine being out on the water and seeing this?


One of my favorite lighthouse shots – note the slight crescent moon?

This is East Quoddy Light


Dramatic wine photography…


Macro Photography…


Got Bokeh?!

This is the Rosa Rugosa bush (flowers not present in this photo) and the red bud you see are rose hipsBokeh is a photographic term for the desired quality of the blurred section of a photograph (the highlighted out of focus circles)


Late day light in the harbor…


Random Photo Saturday…light dancing on the violin…


One of my favorite moon photos…


Flower Photography – it’s all in the lighting and depth of field…

Here are four completely different examples of various lighting and depth of field that I just love to play with!


I miss my sunrise shots…

I LOVE being in Portland right now but I do so miss waking up and grabbing my camera to capture the amazing sunrises in Southwest Harbor! These are from my archives…

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LOOK at that face! This was taken at a small B&B/Farm in Maine

This was taken at a small B&B/Farm in Maine. The lighting in the barn was just perfect to capture this little one! Only a face a mother could love?


Caribbean or Maine?

This is actually Maine. It’s a wonderful spot at the tip of Clark Island, down between Spruce Head and Port Clyde with a shallow area with sand and clear turquoise water!


Random Photo Thursday…

I just like the detail in this ceiling fixture – the base is actually sterling silver!


Awww, look at that face!


Random Photo Tuesday…love the names on lobster boats!


Tonight’s “Super Moon” over Mount Desert Island, Maine

It WAS this orange! Spectacular!


Vivid Pink Sunset Reflections on the Lobster Boats in Southwest Harbor, Maine…


Black and White Photography…

this shot takes me back to my college days when I used to develop and print my own photography!


Ahhh, soon…

I say this after an unusual 3 feet of snow on the Maine coast! This photo was taken on Third West Branch Pond north of Greenville.


Thoughts of a colorful warm Maine sunrise…only a few months to go!