Friday, December 28, 2012

My significant 12 of 2012

Every year, around this time, I go back through the pictures that I've taken during the year.

I select 12 as my significant pictures (from a comment that Ansel Adams once made).

These are in date order only.

Sunrise at Scituate Light

Brookwood Farm - Maple Sugar Days

End of the road

35th Birthday - Bowling Party

Boston Fan Pier

First Communion

Boston Zombie March VIII - Lovely red eyes

Color Me Rad-5k Color Run

Color Me Rad-5k Color Run - Color Throw

A day at the aquarium


Beached by Sandy

Monday, November 26, 2012

Sunday, November 25, 2012

Lost boardwalk

Atlantic City Boardwalk

The boardwalk in Atlantic City is as famous as the casinos along the beach. After Hurricane Sandy, much of the boardwalk was destroyed.

Friday, November 23, 2012

Making a sock, the old fashioned way

Watch City Steampunk Festival - Circular Sock Machine

A young girl operates an antique sock darning machine during the 3rd annual Watch City Steampunk Festival in Waltham MA.

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Gillette Stadium turf

Gillette Stadium turf

The artificial turf at Gillette Stadium consists of plastic grass and small rubber chunks.

Monday, November 19, 2012

Sanna Nyassi at Gillette Stadium

Gillette Stadium - Montreal Impact

Sanna Nyassi, of the Montreal Impact fields the ball during a game against the New England Revolution at Gillette Stadium.

Sunday, November 18, 2012

Faxon Field Opening

Faxon Field
Faxon Field is situated on land that Frank Faxon gifted to the city of Quincy in 1919.
Faxon Field Goalpost
One of the goalposts.
Faxon Field - Mayor Koch opens the field
Mayor Koch opens the field and presents speakers
Faxon Field - Cutting the ribbon
Mayor Koch cuts the ribbon, officially opening the track and field.
Faxon Field - The first runners around the track
The first runners around the track

Saturday, November 17, 2012

Leaving Boston

Boston-Bermuda Cruise - Setting sail

A passenger on the Norwegian Dawn watches as the ship leaves Boston Harbor enroute to Bermuda.

Friday, November 16, 2012

The pilot arrives

Boston-Bermuda Cruise - The pilot arrives

The pilot arrives onboard the Norwegian Dawn during the approach to Bermuda. This passenger snaps a picture over the rail as the pilot's boat comes alongside.