Deer Isle Archipelago
The Deer Isle Archipelago offers the largest number of public-access islands and some of the best paddling on the Maine coast. The choices are often overwhelming— and the boat traffic and island use can be as well. The islands in this area are rounded and cracked granite topped with spruce trees; there are even meadows of wildflowers on the larger ones, like Harbor Island. Sea roses dot many of the shores. The “talking stone” beaches are a study in subtle hues and textures. The islands are more or less clustered, and all are within a reasonable day of paddling round trip from Stonington or Webb Cove.
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emilbo (22616) 2011-07-11 10:17
Des bateaux, des kayaks, un mer tranquille, quoi de plus beau pour les sportifs. Une jolie scène marine avec un beau boisé tout au fond. Bien vu d'avoir inclus les rochers en avant-plan.
Félicitations!... et toutes mes amitiés,
bema (26351) 2011-07-11 10:29
that´s really a very nice scene you show us here and i like a lot the look you present for us today..
thanks for sharing, see you around, kind regards Bernd
pajaran (53022) 2011-07-11 21:55
Dobar tekst ...
Uradili ste seriju lepih fotografija sa camcima.
Lep pogled na veslace sa kajacima i mesto sa camcima, lepe boje i fotografija.
Imajte lep dan, kod nas je sinoc bilo strasno nevreme sa sevanjem munja, grmljavinom i kisom.
Good article ...
You have done a series of beautiful photos of boats.
A beautiful view of the kayaks and paddlers place with boats, beautiful colors and images.
Have a nice day with us last night was terrible storm with lightning shooting, thunder and rain.
All the best.
geoant68 (331) 2011-07-11 23:53
the passing by of the paddling in front of the moored boats makes the scene so charmy and the sea of the Deer isle Archipelago so busy.The light are enhance the colours.
danos (87937) 2011-07-12 2:18
the view of the place is beautiful with the paddling to passing in front on the Maine coast.The life in the Deer isle Archipelago must be calmly and tranquil.
npecanhuk (66914) 2011-07-12 5:33
Beautiful and peaceful-looking picture!
Special regards to the chosen pov, composition, exposure and colors!
TFS - congrats,
kordinator (19190) 2011-07-12 5:52
Nice scene you captured on the river.
Nice boats and their colors and lovely blue bolors of the vater and of the sky.
Nice foret in the bacckgtrouund.
Interestin stone in the foreground.
Excellent sharpness,light and contrasts.
clic (15310) 2011-07-12 11:25
Many thanks for your visit, dear Tom.
Lot of depth is convied by those multi-layered points of interest on this lovely nautical scenery that juxtaposes livelihood and sport on the take!
And the overall blue cast in low light is quite cure!
My best regards.
dip (23640) 2011-07-13 0:00
nice capture of the scene with beautiful details of the landscape,I also like the inclusion of the canoes in the foreground,well done!
rodgerg (55767) 2011-07-13 2:42
Superb light nad especillay superb blue color! The rocks in the Fg and the composition in differents plans well delimited give a great depht to the image. The three boats arise very well in the blue of the BG and give life, rythm, dynamism to the image.
yedirenk (11244) 2011-07-13 3:16
Hi dear Tom,
an another perfect photo with superb blue tones..very nice sea scene by you again.amazing ambiance..also very dynamic shot.TFS
Sonata11 (33298) 2011-07-13 17:35
this Deer Isle Archipelago must be lovelt and tranquil place. Beautiful shot with splendid colors and wonderful sharpness, exposure, contrast, horizontal format and an impressive composition are all excellent. Great depth of this image. Thanks for sharing. Perfectly well done.
All the best,
Thanks for comment, I'm greatful.
Longroute (19396) 2011-07-14 1:59
Ah! You captured your fellow kayakers while paddling!
Well the scenery is very fine and evocative and the boats and kayaks were just what one needed to make fine focal points. I seems shot at dusk and I love the soft colours here.
A nice piece from the log of your cruising.
Bluejeans (64249) 2011-07-16 4:01
Ola Tom ,
Bonita composição em tons de azul , bom momento com este casal a passar com estas canoas a lado destes barcos de pesca , bonita a paisagem de fundo , parabéns!!
Um abraço Gonçalo
asajernigan (21330) 2011-07-17 7:13
This is a great shot taking a great time of day. The blue of the water is complimented by the blue sky. The boats add great points of interest for the shot. The lighting and colors are fine and the photo has fine sharpness.
jemaflor (86110) 2011-11-21 3:08
Well composed witk kayaks and boats, very beautiful color for the sea, well managed with a good depth with rocks in the fg.
- Copyright: Tom O'Donnell (gunbud) (34066)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2011-07-05
- Categories: Daily Life
- Camera: Olympus E-500, ZUIKO DIGITAL 40-150mm 1:3.5-4.5
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): Gunbud's kayaks [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2011-07-11 9:56