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Ducks on the Dock

The late afternoon Spring sun casts long shadows across a dock at the Cooper River Marina, home to our 1986 Catalina 22, “Seanachai”.  This pair of mallard ducks found a bit of cool respite in a strip of shade.   87 more words

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A Great Ocean Tank of Fish

In 1983 Charleston SC Mayor Joseph P. Riley, Jr. visited the Shedd Aquarium near Chicago, and an idea was born. He made a deal to purchase a contaminated strip of land on the Charleston waterfront, secured Superfund money from the federal government to help clean up the area and built the… 247 more words

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The Lookout's View

Here’s my entry for Nancy Merrill’s Photo A Week Challenge “Look Up”

As we prepare for the Spring sailing season, I’ve had some time to look through some older images.   146 more words

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Snowflakes in the Spanish Moss

At the start of 2018, the Southeast coastal area experienced a rare snowfall, turning our landscape into a peculiar panorama where snowflakes in the Spanish moss looked like thick icicles dripping from from the branches of our great oaks.   252 more words

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Carolina Snow Birds

We certainly have our share of snowbirds in South Carolina.  But those who thought they’d escape the cold blast of Arctic weather by slipping into Dixie were in for a big surprise January 3.   109 more words

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This picture was taken because I wanted to play around with the golden hour lighting and get some practice with manual settings on my camera.  My daughter just wanted to wear her ballerina costume again and dance in the fields.  18 more words

Floating Oddity

When you embark on a 5-night, 6-day sailing adventure along the Gulf Coast of Florida, you expect to see the sugar sand beaches and blue green water of the Gulf of Mexico.   201 more words

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