Photography

Dylan Smith, sternman aboard Sea Glass, loads a tote containing more than 100 pounds of lobsters into the fish hold. The fishermen navigate the boat’s open stern while motoring at up to 12 knots in high seas.

Offshore

A small but growing number of Maine lobstermen are turning to offshore fishing in the winter: a photo essay from aboard the lobsterboat Sea Glass.

2019 Down East Reader Photo Contest

2019 Down East Reader Photo Contest

Another year, another crop of more than 2,600 amazing photos submitted to our annual photo contest. We winnowed the submissions down to a batch of semi-finalists in three categories: wildlife, landscape, and lifestyle. From there, the judges settled on their faves. See the winners!

Whaleback-Lighthouse-by-Jon-Secord

Ben’s Picks: March Nor’easter

The high surf from our latest Nor’Easter storm was a truly special event for Maine’s photographers. It was so exciting to see all of the amazing photos coming in during and after the storm. Check out these 23 amazing shots!

Laura Serino and baby

All Bundled Up

Portland photographer Greta Rybus ferried to North Haven to shoot contributor Laura Serino and her family for our March cover.

Feeding the Seagulls

The View From Here

The creativity and passion of Mainers and visitors from all corners of the state capture the essence of every day #Mainelife. See a collection of some favorite Maine views we saw today.

Sunrise at Lower Richardson Lake, Maine. Yes please use!! My last name is Vincunas my instagram is @cyndimariev. My brother and his wife Robin and Terry Spencer just bought Lakewood Camps on the lake that’s where the photo was taken. We were up there for hunting season some hunters were staying there and we were cooking for them. It’s a beautiful place and has been a fly fishing camp since 1853.

The View From Here

The creativity and passion of Mainers and visitors from all corners of the state, capture the essence of every day #Mainelife. See a collection of some of today’s favorite Maine views.