The Time & Temperature Building is pictured here promoting "The Pulps," the current exhibition of artwork at the Lewis Gallery in the nearby Portland Public Library.
Monday, October 20, 2014
Sunday, October 19, 2014
Saturday, October 18, 2014
Friday, October 17, 2014
A shot of the Maine Marimba Ensemble, a regular sight/sound during First Friday Art Walks, playing in the Old Port earlier this month.
And here is a link to a recent "10 best" list by USA Today that looks at (in their opinion) the prettiest cobblestone streets in America. You'll recognize my photo from Wharf Street in the slideshow.
Thursday, October 16, 2014
Pictured today is the former McLellan School on Neal Street in the West End. In the spirit of creative reuse, the building has been condominiums for many years now. If the family name of McLellan sounds familiar, you might find this site to be an interesting read. The family first settled in Portland in the 1700's, and Major Hugh McLellan became an important shipping magnate. And one Jacob McLellan was the mayor of Portland during part of the Civil War. Another prominent building which bears the family name is the McLellan-Sweat Mansion on the corner of High and Spring Streets, now part of the Portland Museum of Art,
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Monday, October 13, 2014
It was announced at the end of September that the Point's future concert venue will be managed by the manager of the State Theater, which sounds very promising. Here are two shots from around the edge of the peninsula. You can see some of my previous coverage of Thompson's Point here.
Sunday, October 12, 2014
Saturday, October 11, 2014
Friday, October 10, 2014
A recent view of the waterfall/dam at Stroudwater Village. This was taken last Saturday and there wasn't much foliage in the direct area so I decided to focus on the water itself.
Interested in prints of my photos? This photo and many more are available at Corey Templeton Photography.
Thursday, October 9, 2014
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Here are three photos from the historic Western Cemetery, conveniently located in the West End. Per the city website, this cemetery was the "primary burial ground from 1829 until 1852 (when Evergreen Cemetery was established)" and it "remained active until 1910."