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Foggy Day Walk

  Weeks of rain, wind and fog may not be good for the garden, but for the photographer it spells opportunity. Sony A-900 – Sigma 17-24mm 2.8 – 17mm – ISO 200 – f6.7 – 1/1,500 Advertisements

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Dunes and Grass – Port Maitland Beach

A beautiful spring day at the margins of the sea shows the magic of the intertidal region, where wind, rain and the sea work their magic.

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Sea Grass – Port Maitland Beach

Winter or summer, rain or shine, there’s always something new at the beach. No remorse over the falling of the leaves, no sadness as ice forms on the lake, no flinching as autumn’s chill winds blow all the green away. … Continue reading

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Sea Vista – Cape Saint Mary’s

I have been fortunate to travel extensively around the world, and I’ve lived in four Canadian provinces. I’ve seen the Laurentians, the Great Lakes, Northern Ontario, the Prairies and the Rockies. I’ve visited the frigid high Arctic, scorching deserts and … Continue reading

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Driftwood – Beaver River Beach

There’s nothing like the freedom of walking a deserted beach, especially after a storm. You never know what you’ll find, especially if you can get out there before the “professional scavengers” get there on their ATVs. Half the fun is … Continue reading

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Breakwater – Sandford

This massive stone breakwater protects the little fishing harbour of Sandford, just outside Yarmouth, Nova Scotia. Sony A-900 – Sigma 24-70mm – f 2.8 – 70mm – ISO 200 – f16 – 1/200.

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Angry Surf – Port Maitland Beach

The high winds of the last few days have created high seas in the Bay of Fundy. These seas are now crashing on the shore, creating large swathes of surf along the beaches. Here at Port Maitland beach they are … Continue reading

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Entrance to Chegoggin Harbour

This man-made breakwater and navigation light mark the entrance to tiny Chegoggin Harbour, part of a maze of large and small harbours along the coast of southwest Nova Scotia that support the world’s largest commercial lobster fishery. Sony A-900 – … Continue reading

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Rose Hip – Bartlett’s Beach

Wild beach roses grow everywhere in southwest Nova Scotia, in farm fields, along roadsides and of course along the beaches. Usually the hips are beautiful, perfectly round orbs of deep red, but deep into fall, two days before the arrival … Continue reading

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Beached

Living surrounded by the sea you see fishing boats pulled ashore and beached every day but sometimes, when you see them long ashore and neglected, backs broken and deckhouses collapsing, it tugs at the heartstrings. This pair are forgotten and … Continue reading

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