The Maine
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 photograph by Kathi Bahr Friday night surf fishing. Beats the sailor bars downtown. Tonight at least. Popham Beach, ME.

Beaching With My Girls

photograph by Justin Gove

We All Have Our Reasons: #803

A recent sunset captured by Alex Kozikowski:

Tuesday 207

painting by Jessica Ives Riddle: What is as delicate as seashell in the realm of thunder, and watched by a beehive while watching otters? *** Every Tuesday The Maine will post a new painting by Jessica Ives. These small works, all 4 x 4 inches on cradled birchwood panels, will be concurrently listed for auction on, a […]

Maine Kaleidoscopes

photographs by Jim Dugan Rockland photographer Jim Dugan creates a wide variety of pictures but the most surprising is a series of digital kaleidoscopes that he’s been making, all with Maine themes. He says: “Yes, I know this is a bit of a gimmick. So sue me. There are plenty of gimmicks in photography these […]

Sand Patterns, Ogunquit, Maine

photographs and text by Jennifer Steen Booher of Quercus Design The beaches at Ogunquit had an amazing variety of patterns left by wind and wave action. I couldn’t stop taking photos of them: Maybe because my home shoreline is so rocky, sand fascinates me. There’s a marvelous blog called Through the Sandglass whose author, Michael Welland, offers up fascinating […]

Hulls Cove, October 26, 2012 (Beachcombing series No.67)

photographs and text by Jennifer Steen Boher of Quercus Design Hulls Cove, Maine; October 26, 2012 (Beachcombing series No.67) The first new Beachcombing series in six months! I don’t know why it took so long to pull together, but I’ve been moving these pieces around on my light table since early November. It was a […]

Advent, Day 3: College Of The Atlantic (Beachcombing Series No.66)

Dear readers, Join The Maine for an adventure a day, each day of this advent season — big or small, by land or sea, with friends or solo, in image or word, exuberant or contemplative, real or conceptual. We live in a state of wonder, its wide open spaces anticipating our hope and joy. Our third ADVENT-ure is […]

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