Memorial Day Weekend by Farm and Sea

Memorial Day Weekend by Farm and Sea

The Memorial Day weekend along Maine‚Äôs Midcoast was a mix of fog and sun, but like everyone else, my family and I took advantage of the holiday and enjoyed as much relaxing downtime as possible. Here are a few scenes that caught our eye…

Old Glory

May freedom ring from sea to shining sea...Old Glory at half-staff in honor of America's fallen heroes, Rockland Breakwater, May 30, 2011 (Photo by Bob Trapani, Jr.)

Holiday traffic

A stream of holiday foot traffic...Rockland Breakwater (Photo by Ann-Marie Trapani)

Wall of fog

A wall of fog intent on meeting a wall of granite...Rockland Breakwater (Photo by Ann-Marie Trapani)

Vacancies abound

Vacancies abound (Photo by Bob Trapani, Jr.)

Stranded

Stranded by the tide (Photo by Bob Trapani, Jr.)

Juicy

Saltwater juicy (Photo by Bob Trapani, Jr.)

Vortex of seaweed

Vortex of seaweed (Photo by Bob Trapani, Jr.)

Odds and ends

Odds and ends huddled up (Photo by Bob Trapani, Jr.)

Tidal pool accents

Tidal pool accents (Photo by Bob Trapani, Jr.)

This is my rock

This is my rock...don't even think about it! (Photo by Ann-Marie Trapani)

Lighthouse "pennant"

With a little imagination, one could say this fishing vessel was "flying" a lighthouse pennant depicting Rockland Breakwater Light (Photo by Bob Trapani, Jr.)

Closing in

A wall of fog closes in on Owls Head Harbor (Photo by Ann-Marie Trapani)

Colorful contrasts...a Belted Galloway calf

Colorful contrasts...a Belted Galloway calf (Photo by Ann-Marie Trapani)

Do you mind?

Do you mind? (Photo by Ann-Marie Trapani)

Bonding time

Bonding time (Photo by Ann-Marie Trapani)

Fast and not so fast

Fast and not so fast (Photo by Ann-Marie Trapani)

Gems of the pasture

Gems of the pasture (Photo by Ann-Marie Trapani)

Power and grace

Power and grace (Photo by Ann-Marie Trapani)

Lovable

Lovable (Photo by Ann-Marie Trapani)

Ebb tide trails

Ebb tide trails (Photo by Ann-Marie Trapani)

Placid

Placid...Marshall Point Lighthouse (Photo by Bob Trapani, Jr.)

Golden glitter

Golden glitter (Photo by Ann-Marie Trapani)

Let me down easy

Let me down easy (Photo by Bob Trapani, Jr.)