Photo of the Week

Maine’s Acadia National Park is stunningly beautiful any time of year, but the first half of June provides some extra flair when the lupines bloom. I used my macro lens to get this intimate shot of a bee visiting one of the flowers, and I was especially intrigued by the ball of pollen that theContinue reading “Photo of the Week”

Explore Like a Local – Springtime Adventure in Bar Harbor, Maine

This article along with others written by me can be found at EMS. The Maine town of Bar Harbor is not only a fabulous coastal town filled with boutique shops, lodging accommodations, and restaurants serving up the freshest and tastiest lobster imaginable, but it also serves as an ideal base from which to explore the magnificentContinue reading “Explore Like a Local – Springtime Adventure in Bar Harbor, Maine”

Photo of the Week

A fantastic winter sunrise lights up the sky above the rugged, beautiful and snowy Maine coast. While the vast majority of people visit Maine’s coastal regions in the summer months, winter is a truly magical time to visit, as the throngs of summer tourists are gone and one can often experience and appreciate the uniquenessContinue reading “Photo of the Week”

Photographing the Puffins of Machias Seal Island

In a hypothetical contest to crown the world’s cutest animal, the Atlantic Puffin almost certainly has to be in contention. Curious, playful, colorful, and awe-inspiring, there’s something about puffins that seems to always put a smile on your face. Atlantic Puffins can be viewed in the wild throughout the North Atlantic, from Ireland to IcelandContinue reading “Photographing the Puffins of Machias Seal Island”

“Follow the Leader” selected as Second Prize winner in 2020 Appalachian Mountain Club Photo Contest

Exciting news! One of our photos, “Follow the Leader,” was selected as the Second Prize winner in the Lands, Waters and Wildlife category in the 2020 AMC Photo Contest. This photo will be featured in the Spring issue of AMC Outdoors magazine, and can also be found online. Taken while on a trip to Maine’sContinue reading ““Follow the Leader” selected as Second Prize winner in 2020 Appalachian Mountain Club Photo Contest”