Category Archives: Get launched

Where to go to get into the water.

Got back to photography today: The Kayak Launch Area Report.

So, where to begin.  Down the road to Weymouth Landing State Ramp, six weeks ago the ice was pretty bad. Today, O.K.   But I’m shocked at how fast this ramp, it’s stonework mainly, is deteriorating.  Big pieces have already fallen … Continue reading

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40 years late

SpaceX to launch amazing rocket that lands itself on legs In the early morning hours of March 16, a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch from Cape Canaveral to  deliver 8,000 pounds of supplies to the International Space Station. What’s … Continue reading

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Brilliant

She’s out of this world! Kate Upton poses in zero gravity conditions wearing a tiny gold bikini for Sports Illustrated What a Goddess Someone is a genius!

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Brilliant Marketing gimmick, Amazon Drone.

I admit, I thought this was just a off-hand, stupid remark by Jeff Bezos. Now I’ve realized that this is a brilliant marketing ploy. Just before Christmas and every paper and TV station has carried this story.  The late night … Continue reading

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The Spit

A sandy area formed at (and by) the confluence of the North and South Rivers, in Scituate.

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Getting “into” Summer.

Indian Head River between Hanover and Pembroke. Get out, enjoy the sun, the wind, sounds of the river. This Red-Wing Blackbird flew amazingly close to my head and had a beautiful call of alarm (or warning me for all I … Continue reading

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Winter kayaking

There is none (winter kayaking that is) this year… Last Summer: Today: After two years, we finally have a winter month… The 2013 Kayak Season will begin one month and two days from now…IT WILL!

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Sanity break, on the river.

Got my ass out of the house and onto the river, overdue, very overdue.

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Warm fall day on the North River, perfect!

Leaving the insanity on land, Unsuccessful getting an image of Herons, Ducks, or Hawks… Moths I could manage. Drifting, abandoned sunfish (a type of sailboat)… Ordinary and boring shot, but if I don’t flip the photos orientation 90 degrees to … Continue reading

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The Wrong Boat Adventure.

Well, that’s embarrassing. I think I’ve mentioned I have more than one kayak, the yellow one (Pungo 120) is a single seater with some internal storage and is considered a general purpose kayak. It doesn’t do well on the ocean … Continue reading

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