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Portland Head Light Summer

1/12/12

Yellow goldenrods are in the foreground and all around on the hill surrounding the site. My father used to suffer greatly from summer allergies. Fortunately I’m not affected too badly. The Ram Island Ledge lighthouse is in the background as a speck. I’ve never been able to figure out how to get both lighthouses effectively on the same frame. Since I lived in Maine for a couple years, I had an opportunity to visit this lighthouse many times in different seasons.

6 responses

  1. Very nice with the yellow in the foreground. Good photo!

    January 12, 2012 at 8:36 am

  2. The shot of the lighthouse really pops when I enlarge the photo – had to look hard for the speck. Goldenrod – I’m sneezing in remembrance of that weed in CT. I thought by moving to CA there would be no allergy issues – wrong.

    January 12, 2012 at 11:26 am

  3. I like this one too. Nice in the bright colors. 🙂

    January 12, 2012 at 11:45 am

  4. ahhh the yellow!

    January 12, 2012 at 9:52 pm

  5. Malou Prestado

    What a beautiful place and I love the composition of this picture!

    January 17, 2012 at 2:25 pm

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