Weekly Photo Challenge: Summer Lovin’ 2

Multitude and solitude—the joys of summer. Weekly Photo Challenge: Summer Lovin’  

Summer Lovin’

Weekly Photo Challenge: Summer Lovin’

Remains of the Day

We like the beach early. We like the beach late. We like to see what people have left behind. In these off-peak hours, we are sand castle archeologists exploring the remains of the day—the… Continue reading

Into Each Life A Little Fog Must Roll

Up Close and Personal

This wee beastie inspired an up close and personal iPhone vs Camera challenge. The shallow depth of field and the macro ability of the Ricoh GRD4 pull this portrait into sharp focus. Using the… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Relic

Beach detritus: Bottle top, a 20th century relic. All we are saying is: pick up your trash! Weekly Photo Challenge: Relic

By Dawn’s Early Light

Getting up to shoot the sunrise always sounds like such a great idea. Until the alarm goes off. Today Mr DW used his Nikon D300 and Ricoh GRD4. Mrs. DW used her trusty phone… Continue reading

Double Vision, Gloucester, MA

I can’t resist a window series.  For almost 400 years Gloucester’s livelihood has been fishing. Now that’s all but gone and it’s in the process of reinventing itself. Walking through the downtown the windows… Continue reading


The Fishtown Horribles

The Fishtown Horribles parade is Gloucester, MA’s 4th of July celebration in its own inimitable style. Fishtown style. Growing up, when Gloucester was more of a “drinking town with a fishing problem”, the Horribles were,… Continue reading