Monthly Archives: August 2011

Two Gulls A Watching…

These two gulls were watching for food – and waiting for their opportunity to swoop down and grab the morsels before any of their gull buddies. I thought a little modified verse to the 12 Days of Christmas never hurts, … Continue reading

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Sunrise Over the Atlantic Ocean…

August 6th, 2011, approx 6:15 am Same Day, 2 minutes later, filter twist Same Day, 2 minutes later, filter twist What a beautiful morning it was. And it was our last morning at the beach. The sun was not visible … Continue reading

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Chowan River…

View from Route 17 to the east, Chowan River bridge, near Edenton, North Carolina. And another view to the west of the same bridge. And another view back to the east. If you happen to get off Route 17, as you … Continue reading

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Charter Boats…

Imagine one of these tied up outside your front door! Then imagine this condo unit being your front door! These photos were taken in Manteo, North Carolina looking back at the Pirate’s Cove Condo units and boat marina. Most of these … Continue reading

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Jockey’s Ridge…

Jockey’s Ridge State Park in Nags Head, North Carolina. It’s a huge set of sand dunes. Our family went there for an evening outing last week on vacation.. Left to right – My sister, My son, My brother, My daughter-in-law, … Continue reading

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Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge…

The Alligator National Wildlife Refuge is in eastern North Carolina near the beach. These photos were taken in 2 places: at one of the plank walkways through the marsh area and along the driving tour section. I had my eyes open wide watching for … Continue reading

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Balancing Act…

Osprey on a pole in the marsh near Manteo, North Carolina. My family and I were at the beach this last week and had a great time of rest and relaxation. At the base of the high bridge that crosses … Continue reading

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