For 20 years, Sea Bags has recycled sails to make one-of-a-kind totes and accessories, preserving sailors’ memories and keeping material out of landfills. As the company’s reach grows, its positive impact is adding up.
When staff photographer Benjamin Williamson wants to shoot Maine at its most essential, he hops the ferry for Monhegan, 10 miles out to sea, year-round population about 60. We asked him a few of his favorite places to set up a tripod.
More Down East readers than ever voted in our annual Readers’ Choice poll, dishing on all their Maine favorites — from oysters to orchards and hotels to harbors. As always, we have a few picks of our own. How did your favorites do?