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Travels in Maine #1

By handlerstudio  
Over the last month or so, I have been away more than I have been home, and hard to have a consistent presence, both showing my photos, and looking at everyone else's......so my choice was a hiatus. I have missed you all, but not forgotten. Back now for a few weeks before a family vacation in Cape May, NY in mid August, and with a little time right now before I leave to go set up a craft show.

We just returned from our annual pilgrimage to Maine, one of my favorite places in the world. We have dear friends we visit on Mt. Desert Island, the home of Acadia National Park, and we also visit with friends on our way up and back. For the next "while", I will show my captures of our journey, not entirely in chronological order.

The second day of our trip, and first afternoon on Mount Desert Island (aka, MDI) was rainy and grey, with fog. I also knew from the weather forecast that it was likely to be sunny (it was) the rest of our time on MDI (good for biking, which I did a lot, not as good for color photography). With my trusty (and weatherproof Oly OMD-M5), I set out for some of my favorite spots before it got dark to capture landscapes, large and small in the rain, grey and fog. This was taken at Seawall, a part of the National Park on the West side of the island, toward the south. From past time spent on MDI, it can be like this for a week. This time, this was the end of a period of rain and fog.

Good to be back.

Peter

Tags: Fog Landscape and travel Mt Desert Island

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Nikonuser1 Plus
3 17 10 United Kingdom
25 Jul 2014 2:58PM
Like the errie feel of this hauting feel of this image PeterSmile

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NDODS Plus
5 4.8k 125 United Kingdom
25 Jul 2014 3:51PM
Beautifully atmospheric...

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin
Mollycat Plus
2 11 2 United Kingdom
25 Jul 2014 4:52PM
Good to see you back with this misty image Peter.
Peter.
25 Jul 2014 4:57PM
Very serene and soothing. Looking forward for more.
25 Jul 2014 6:00PM
pure magic
rontear Plus
12 8 7 England
25 Jul 2014 6:23PM
Mysterious stillness, magical Peter. Welcome back.
Ron
EMJAYCEE Plus
6 9 10 England
25 Jul 2014 7:15PM
This has a very spooky feel to it Peter and is full of atmosphere.
Joan
taggart Plus
11 46 12 United States
25 Jul 2014 7:43PM
This is a very impressive foggy image, LIKE!
25 Jul 2014 9:32PM
That is lovely. Cathy
25 Jul 2014 11:51PM
Makes you feel as thou your in a film like, DeliveranceGrin
great shotSmileSmileSmile
paul
mikbee Plus
8 3 8 Scotland
26 Jul 2014 12:54AM
We are used to the rain and fog in Scotland Peter !!
A fine shot.
Mick.
Chinga Plus
5 1 1 United Kingdom
28 Jul 2014 4:59AM
Amazing mist...
A very athmospheric image...
IB

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