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Saturday, August 9, 2008

Last Few Days Of Summer

Summer is fading fast. We have experienced a few fall like days and nights recently. Today was probably the nicest day of the summer, though. I'd have to say it was a perfect ten. I was out and about on the waterfront in my boat and captured a few images.

Vic Reed and friends scupping off the end of the west jetty-

A nice motor yacht approaching the end of the east jetty-

Cormorants roosting on the west jetty-

The Boston Pops stage at Jetties Beach-

An interesting looking sailboat anchored off First Point-

A sailboat with a huge Obama flag near Senator Kerry's waterfront house-

And from a few days ago:
A Cape boat working the commercial striped bass season at Sankaty-

The charter boat, Monomoy, jigging off Sankaty-

And finally, Brant Point Lighthouse at dusk under a crescent moon-

Sunday, August 3, 2008

Mega Yacht & Waterfront Clouds

The mega yacht, Lady Christina, came through fairway on a slow bell this afternoon and med-moored off the east face of Straight Wharf-

A lot of thunderheads popped up out in the Sound this afternoon. Some of them even had the classic anvil shape to them-

Summer is fading fast. There was a beautiful sunset tonite to round out a beautiful late summer day-