Winter | Sightings | limited edition (17" x 22")

Winters Past

2/16/2012 - Maybe twenty-five years ago I was driving down around Owl’s Head, just south of Rockland, when I saw this. It pretty much says it all about winter in “old” Maine. Aren’t too many pumps left in front yards, and you sure don’t see too much cod hung out to dry… SEE MORE
image courtesy of Lesia Socher, presenter at the Feb 17 event

PechaKucha Night Midcoast Maine Announces 2012 Events

2/15/2012 - PechaKucha Night Midcoast Maine kicks off its 2012 season on Friday, February 17, at the Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA) in Rockport. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the program begins promptly at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are $5 at the door. PechaKucha Night Midcoast Maine’s events offer engaging, fast-paced… SEE MORE
Courtship | New Work 2010 | open edition (17" x 22")

Courtship: Valentine’s Day on the Coast

2/10/2012 - I love fireworks…I mean I really love them. As a boy my brothers and I made our own (our poor mother!) and later we were very good at procuring some fantastic bootleg stuff. In my headier days as a photojournalist, I once actually convinced Connoisseur Magazine to send me to… SEE MORE
The passenger schooner Victory Chimes crosses our bow in the Fox Island Thorofare. Photo by Tom Young/

A Sail Through History Along the Fox Island Thorofare

2/5/2012 - Someone planning to move their boat southward through Maine once asked me, “I won’t have much time to spend in Penobscot Bay, what is the one thing I shouldn’t miss?” That’s such a dismal thought, but my answer came quickly: “Sail through the Fox Island Thorofare”. The Fox Island Thoroughfare… SEE MORE
Sub Sea Research, LLC, says it's located a valuable shipwreck off Cape Cod.

Modern-day Treasure Hunters Strike Platinum off Cape Cod

2/2/2012 - Love them or hate them, we're all intrigued by the modern-day treasure hunters who are using tiny submarines and remote vehicles to look for shipwrecks that might have been carrying precious cargo when they went down. And a team based in Portland, Maine, says that it's located one of the… SEE MORE
A six-man drill crew with surf boat.

The Bygone Days of the Wellfleet Life Saving Station

1/25/2012 - This series of photographs was taken at the former U.S. Lifesaving Service station at Wellfleet, Massachusetts. The personnel manning these stations, which were located at many sites but primarily along the eastern seaboard, were sometimes referred to as “storm warriors.” Their careers sprang from an earlier volunteer effort organized by… SEE MORE
Penobscot Marine Museum has extended its winter exhibit through the end of February. Photo courtesy of Penobscot Marine Museum.

Circus Exhibit to Stay in Searsport an Extra Month

1/13/2012 - The Penobscot Marine Museum has extended "The Circus Comes to Town" for another month. The free exhibit of circus models, art, photography and memorabilia will be open every Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. through February 26. The heart of the exhibit is the Bex Bros. Circus,… SEE MORE