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Lobsters arriving

By oldgreyheron      
OK, yesterday I was uploading in a hurry and forgot that I had some images of landing lobsters so #18 is a little reportage of the arrival of some cases of lobster at Bar Harbor in Maine.

In #1 we see the cases being offloaded from the small boat onto the floating pier, in #2 the rather hard work required to get them up to harbourside level (because the tide was low), and in #3 the fishermen off for the next catch.

Thanks for looking, and I promise that tomorrow will not be to do with lobsters. Mike

Tags: Photo journalism Boat Lobster Landscape and travel Bar harbor

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12 Aug 2008 4:29PM
Keep 'em coming, lobsters or not! Great pics Mike, looks like hard work lugging those lobsters up the gantry. Speaking of which, I like the way it leads the eye into the center of the picture in V1.
Chris

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taggart Plus
13 47 13 United States
12 Aug 2008 5:24PM
Reminds me, I wanted to send you an image of Champlin's--- another great Lobster place-- ( on the edge of the world in Rhode Island -- but then, I love lobsters-- "Tis hard work to gather them--
Good reportage images!
Jennnnnn
jdenman 9 18 5 Spain
12 Aug 2008 5:31PM
Really nice set of shots, V1 is great.
John
brownsilent 10 7 2 United Kingdom
12 Aug 2008 6:09PM
Great set of images Mike, You've always been good at these fishing reportages,
Johanna
mrswoolybill Plus
11 1.2k 1812 United Kingdom
12 Aug 2008 7:05PM
Absolutely no complaints about as many uploads as you like featuring one of my favourite treats!!
Love V2 for the effort and tension.
Moira
DolphinLady 11 54 1 Wales
12 Aug 2008 8:17PM
Three wonderful images to tell us a story of hard work, which it is to catch & land these delicacies.
Wonderful.
Hilary
Joline Plus
11 28 53 United States
12 Aug 2008 10:01PM
Lobstering is hard work. I had a friend who used to be a "stern man". The best perks are having all the lobsters I could eat, and I do love them. You have recorded what many would have passed by. v1 is wonderfully composed.
dathersmith 10 558 12 England
12 Aug 2008 10:34PM
Not sure why but this reminded me of a scene from Jaws, nice capture Mike.

Darren.

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