Midcoast lens: A different perspective

Aug 27, 2014
Photo by: Beth A. Birmingham

One if by land, two if by sea. Either vantage point offers a different perspective on everyday views. This fisherman ventures off the island of Vinalhaven followed closely by an intrigued gull.

A closer look at the twirling wind turbines was had from the deck of the Vinalhaven ferry Aug. 21. (Photo by: Beth A. Birmingham)
Visitors on the Rockland Breakwater were not hampered by the brief rain shower the afternoon of Aug. 21. (Photo by: Beth A. Birmingham)
Fishermen deposit their daily catch in the waters on Vinalhaven Aug. 21. (Photo by: Beth A. Birmingham)
This view of Owls Head Lighthouse was seen from the deck of the Vinalhaven ferry Aug. 21. (Photo by: Beth A. Birmingham)
The Islesboro ferry pulls into port under partial cloud cover Aug. 23. This was the view from atop Bald Rock in Lincolnville. (Photo by: Beth A. Birmingham)
Camden Harbor and beyond can be seen from the top of Bald Rock in Lincolnville Aug. 23. (Photo by: Beth A. Birmingham)
Clouds give the sky and water below a different look Aug. 23 from the top of Bald Rock in Lincolnville. (Photo by: Beth A. Birmingham)
Comments (1)
Posted by: Donald Mills | Aug 28, 2014 08:54

Beautiful work. Well done, Beth.

Can't wait to get back down there for my annual September week, enjoyed to the fullest in the Rockland/Rockport/Camden part of heaven.

Don Mills



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Beth Birmingham
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Beth rejoined Courier Publications' news staff in February 2013. She previously worked at The Courier-Gazette from 1981 to 1990.

Her coverage area includes Warren, Union, Friendship, Waldoboro, Washington, and Thomaston and RSU40.

Beth has a passion for photography, and a degree from the University of Maine at Augusta, in affiliation with the Maine Photographic Workshop in Rockport.

Aside from photography, Beth enjoys running and walks along the waterfront, as well as other outdoor activities. She has a daughter, Claire, who is 14.

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