Category Archives: Maine

Fire Trucks and Christmas Windows

While out walking around downtown Portland and Old Port tonight, I saw some windows that were interesting to me. I’ve been wanting to walk around and take photos of the windows for most of the holiday season because Portland’s shops … Continue reading

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Black and White History

Eastern Cemetery is on Congress St. in Portland and is the oldest major cemetery in the City of Portland having been established in 1668. The earliest recorded burial was in 1718. “Eastern Cemetery contains over 3,500 known graves and over … Continue reading

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Portland Observatory

As I left town on Christmas Eve to head to Haverhill, Mass., the sun was beginning to set and lit up my side of town perfectly. I don’t usually have the luxury of being able to pull over and take … Continue reading

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Snow for Christmas Eve Eve

We woke to a small dusting of snow on Thursday morning. The threat had been there for most of the week, especially after the three inches we got here on Monday that shut downtown Portland down. There was a 17 … Continue reading

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Like This or Like that: Sunsets from the office

I shot both photos one after the other so the light didn’t have much time to change. What I did notice while looking at these later was the in the first photo the screen on the window showed up very … Continue reading

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Tea Party

I have a pretty serious back log of blogging to do…My apologies to everyone. This was a party from a few weeks ago and I had just bought the new camera so I was showing it off to some friends … Continue reading

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From the kitchen

So I defend my Master’s project in roughly 3 weeks and have been working in the kitchen (instead of my bed) as to avoid sleeping and getting distracted from the productive work that I’m supposed to be doing while at … Continue reading

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Fall Colors

I made myself go take a few photos this week. The colors out my window are so beautiful but when I leave the house, it’s not quite light or I’m running late and when I get home from work, it’s … Continue reading

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Like this or Like that: Portland Head Lighthouse

I couldn’t decide again. They are very similar shots. The metadata is below for you photo melvins out there. I think the biggest difference is the time that they were shot and how far the sun had sunk at that … Continue reading

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Dusk at Portland Head Lighthouse

Portland Head Lighthouse is in Cape Elizabeth just south of Portland. It has been a working lighthouse on the Maine coast since 1789 making it 221 years old and the oldest lighthouse in Maine. It is located in Fort Williams … Continue reading

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