Category Archives: Boating

Quite the Afternoon

After enjoying a few rays of sun on Candlewood Lake today, my family and I headed back into the dock, but didn’t go far until we saw this boat on fire on the shore. We got to the scene a … Continue reading

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Who Knows What Will Show Up in a Photograph?

I always love taking pictures from my familys’ boat. It is a constant challenge and always allows me to capture some unique images. Today was just great, with Mallards swimming around our boat and tons of Great-blue Herons making close … Continue reading

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Learn From Your Mistakes

It is an absolute terrible thing when you capture what you think are great images in the field and then come back to the digital darkroom and realize they are lousy. That was the case with a shoot I did … Continue reading

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Cap N’ Fish Whale Watch

On our second day in Boothbay Harbor, we took a ride on the Pink Lady II to look ¬†for whales in the Atlantic Ocean. We went out about 15 miles and ended up seeing only one species of whale, the … Continue reading

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A Day On the Boat…..

…..Didn’t reveal much, but our mooring spot was hopping with birds. What I locked onto were the Northern Rough-winged Swallows that were perching on the railings on the dock. They allowed for a close approach, which allowed me to get … Continue reading

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Candlewood Lake Birding

We put our boat in the water yesterday evening, which afforded me some time birding the shores of Candlewood Lake near the Danbury Town Park. There were numerous Ring-billed Gulls as well as Canada Geese. A Baltimore Oriole called from … Continue reading

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Candlewood Lake Today

Many good birds at Candlewood Lake today. I started the day off with many American Goldfinches flying around in the marina. As we got out into the main part of the lake, I noticed at least 10 Common Terns feeding … Continue reading

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