The Maine
An artful dialogue about the wonders of the state.

Schooner Mess Mate

Our intrepid photographer Jim Dugan did a weekend stint as mess mate (assistant cook) aboard the schooner Mary Day. He cooked some food, washed some dishes, made buckets of coffee, and took some pictures.

Rockland Main Street

Photography by Jim Dugan Rockland closed its Main Street for two weekends and allowed outside dining for restaurants. While not exactly teeming with activity, it was a sweet and safe “reopening.”

Schooners in Snow

photography by Jim Dugan A walk on the Rockand harborfront.

January Thaw

photography by Jim Dugan A warm-up sent us exploring to Owls Head

Quiet Light On The Breakwater

photography by Jim Dugan Sometimes a bit of cloud filtering the sunlight is a good thing.

Breakwater In Winter

photography by Jim Dugan Jim Dugan lives in Rockland and tries to walk out the Rockland Breakwater regularly. The recent cold spell kept him from it for a couple weeks. When the weather broke, it was still pretty icy and the path to it was drifted over. Nevertheless, he persisted.

Breakwater Evening

photography by Jim Dugan

Schooner Time

photography by Jim Dugan Jim sails on the schooner Mary Day every year. Here are a few pictures from this summer.

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