Our Favorite Down East Photos of 2015

Another year, another several hundred photographs of people, places, and moments in the state we love. We looked back on the shots that made our pages pop in 2015 and (after some heated intra-staff bickering) picked the 10 that left the biggest impression on us. Here are our favorites from the last year.


Chicken Joe and Denali / Photographed by David Yellen

From our February story Uncle Henry’s Takes Over The World”


Dirigo Vintage Base Ball / Photographed by Séan Alonzo Harris

From our February story “The Throwbacks”


Man o’War Brook Falls / Photographed by Susan Cole Kelly

From the cover of our July Best of Maine issue


gkisedtanamoogk / Photographed by Séan Alonzo Harris

From our July story “Shattered”


Baxter State Park / Photographed by Matt Milone

From our August “State Parks” cover story


Quoddy Head State Park / Photographed by Benjamin Williamson

From our August “State Parks” cover story


The Liza Joe Hauls Traps / Photographed by William Trevaskis

From our September story “Islands A–Z”


Cameron Dionne, Age 18 / Photographed by Tristan Spinski

From our October story “Last Summer in the Magic City”


Floatplane, Outside Greenville / Photographed by Mark Fleming

From our October story “The Ultimate Maine Fall Foliage Tour”


The Polar Express / Photographed by Douglas Merriam

From our December story “Just Believe”


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