Saturday, October 21, 2017

Light at the End of the Roses

One of the lighthouses at Two Lights in Cape Elizabeth, seen through the beach roses.

Cape Elizabeth, Maine USA October 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. One of the lighthouses at Two Lights in Cape Elizabeth, seen through the beach roses.

Friday, October 20, 2017

Last Light

Late afternoon sun shining through a tree along the Eastern Waterfront.

Portland, Maine USA October 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. Late afternoon sun shining through a tree along the Eastern Waterfront.

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Flashback: Fall at Evergreen, Oct. 2015

For this Thursday Throwback, going back two years to October 2015 and an autumn scene from Evergreen Cemetery. This is always a scenic spot this time of year.

Portland, Maine USA October 2015 photo by Corey Templeton of Fall Foliage in Evergreen Cemetery.

Baxter Building, Autumn 2017

A little bit of autumn color in front of the Baxter Building (current home of The VIA Agency) on Congress Street.

Portland, Maine USA October 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. A little bit of autumn color in front of the Baxter Building (current home of The VIA Agency) on Congress Street.

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Sunday, October 15, 2017

Paddling Party

Kayakers paddling around the old pilings off of the Eastern Waterfront.

Portland, Maine USA October 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. Kayakers paddling around the old pilings off of the Eastern Waterfront.

Blue and Gold

A bit of autumn color on a tree in Deering Oaks Park. 

Portland, Maine USA October 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. Blue and Gold: A bit of autumn color on a tree in Deering Oaks Park.

Friday, October 13, 2017

A Purple Haze

An interesting sky right before sunset tonight, from Congress Street looking towards Longfellow Square.

Portland, Maine USA October 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. An interesting sky right before sunset, from Congress Street looking towards Longfellow Square.

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Throwback: West End Foliage, Oct. 2015

For this week's throwback, here is one of my favorites from October 2015, taken in the West End. It graces the cover of this month's Portland Magazine, along with a few other recent shots inside.




Portland Magazine October 2017 photos by Corey Templeton.

Portland Magazine October 2017 photos by Corey Templeton.



Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Lincoln Park and Fountain

Some photos of the recently refurbished fountain in Portland's Lincoln Park. The fountain was cast in Paris in 1870 and is one of just three that exist in America. The whole park has been spruced up as well and is looking better than I can ever recall.

Portland, Maine USA October 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. Some photos of the recently refurbished fountain in Portland's Lincoln Park

Portland, Maine USA October 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. Some photos of the recently refurbished fountain in Portland's Lincoln Park

Portland, Maine USA October 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. Some photos of the recently refurbished fountain in Portland's Lincoln Park

Portland, Maine USA October 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. Some photos of the recently refurbished fountain in Portland's Lincoln Park

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Damariscotta Pumpkinfest and Regatta

A few cellphone snapshots of the annual Damariscotta Pumpkinfest and Regatta on Monday. Enjoyed watching the wacky festivities even in the rain.

A few cellphone snapshots of the annual Damariscotta Pumpkinfest and Regatta on Monday. Enjoyed watching the wacky festivities even in the rain.

A few cellphone snapshots of the annual Damariscotta Pumpkinfest and Regatta on Monday. Enjoyed watching the wacky festivities even in the rain.

A few cellphone snapshots of the annual Damariscotta Pumpkinfest and Regatta on Monday. Enjoyed watching the wacky festivities even in the rain.

A few cellphone snapshots of the annual Damariscotta Pumpkinfest and Regatta on Monday. Enjoyed watching the wacky festivities even in the rain.

Sunday, October 8, 2017

Mum's the Word

 One of my favorite doorways in the West End on a recent night.

Portland, Maine USA October 2017 photo by Corey Templeton.  One of my favorite doorways in the West End on a recent night.

Friday, October 6, 2017

Wharfside

A nighttime scene along Union Wharf, an active section of the Old Port's working waterfront.

Portland, Maine USA October 2017 photo by Corey Templeton.A nighttime scene along Union Wharf, an active section of the Old Port's working waterfront.


Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Bike on the Bridge

A fellow bike commuter crossing the Martin's Point Bridge this picturesque afternoon.

Portland, Maine USA October 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. A fellow bike commuter crossing the Martin's Point Bridge on a picturesque afternoon.

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Three Trees & Moon

Three evergreens and the moon, at the Portland side of the Casco Bay Bridge tonight.

Three evergreens and the moon, at the Portland side of the Casco Bay Bridge tonight.

Monday, October 2, 2017

Lincoln Middle and Moon

A glimpse of the moon beyond the cupola atop Lincoln Middle School.

Portland, Maine USA September 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. A glimpse of the moon beyond the cupola atop Lincoln Middle School.

Friday, September 29, 2017

Harbor View Park, Night

A nighttime view of the relative peace and quiet of Harbor View Park and the Casco Bay Bridge at night.

Portland, Maine USA September 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. A nighttime view of the relative peace and quiet of Harbor View Park and the Casco Bay Bridge at night.

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Up, Up, and Away

A balloon full of hot air, shortly after floating over the West End of Portland. Seems like a risky area to operate, but I bet they got some awesome photos from up there.

Portland, Maine USA September 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. A balloon full of hot air, shortly after floating over the West End of Portland. Seems like a risky area to operate, but I bet they got some awesome photos from up there.


Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Ask Yourself

A sign worth pondering, seen at the baseball field at Nason's Corner Park.

Portland, Maine USA September 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. Before you complain have you volunteered? Seen at the baseball field at Nason's Corner Park.

Sunday, September 24, 2017

Danforth and the Giant Pumpkin

One of the giant pumpkins growing on Danforth Street. It's been fun watching this grow all year.

Portland, Maine USA September 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. One of the giant pumpkins growing on Danforth Street. It's been fun watching this grow all year.

Saturday, September 23, 2017

The Sky is a Cloud Neighborhood

Dramatic clouds doing their thing above the Portland skyline. Seen from across Back Cove.

Portland, Maine USA September 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. Dramatic clouds doing their thing above the Portland skyline. Seen from across Back Cove.

Friday, September 22, 2017

Paddling Past

a kayaker near the mouth of the Fore River (where it passes under Congress Street).

Portland, Maine USA September 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. a kayaker near the mouth of the Fore River (where it passes under Congress Street).

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Three Masts in the Fog

Sticking with the current weather theme of perpetual fogginess, three boats floating off of the Eastern Promenade.

September 2017 Portland, Maine USA photo by Corey Templeton.Sticking with the current weather theme of perpetual fogginess, three boats floating off of the Eastern Promenade.

Monday, September 18, 2017

Saturday, September 16, 2017

West End Night Sky

Urban stargazing in front of the rowhouses at Stratton Place in the West End.

Portland, Maine USA September 2017 photo by photographer Corey Templeton. Urban stargazing in front of the rowhouses at Stratton Place in the West End.

Friday, September 15, 2017

Looking Up: St. Dominic's Church

From this foggy evening, looking up at the front of St. Dominic's Church (now home of the Maine Irish Heritage Center) on Gray Street.

Portland, Maine USA September 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. From this foggy evening, looking up at the front of St. Dominic's Church (now home of the Maine Irish Heritage Center) on Gray Street.

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Flashback: Denver Buildings, July 2017

A quick throwback to July and some interesting buildings on Champa Street in Denver, Colorado.

Denver, Colorado July 2017 photo by Corey Templeton A quick throwback to July and some interesting buildings on Champa Street in Denver, Colorado.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Congress Sq. Night

A nighttime view of Congress Square, where Congress and High Street meet. This is looking east from in front of the State Theater Building.

Portland, Maine USA September 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. A nighttime view of Congress Square, where Congress and State Street meet. This is looking east from in front of the State Theater Building.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Bell Buoy Aerial

An aerial view of Bell Buoy Park, which is where Commercial Street meets the waterfront near the State Pier.

Portland, Maine USA August 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. An aerial view of Bell Buoy Park, which is where Commercial Street meets the waterfront near the State Pier.

Monday, September 11, 2017

Fessenden Park Flowers

A few photos of the pleasant landscaping in Fessenden Park on the last day of July.

Portland, Maine USA July 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. A few photos of the pleasant landscaping in Fessenden Park on the last day of July.

Portland, Maine USA July 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. A few photos of the pleasant landscaping in Fessenden Park on the last day of July.

Portland, Maine USA July 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. A few photos of the pleasant landscaping in Fessenden Park on the last day of July.

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Flashback: Coffee Skyline

Throwback Thursday to this skyline photo from August 2014 which can be seen on a few different adverts for local favorites Coffee By Design.



Wednesday, September 6, 2017

East to West

A glimpse of the West End (Maine Medical Center is in the distance) from the slope of Madison Street in East Bayside.

Portland, Maine USA September 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. A glimpse of the West End (Maine Medical Center is in the distance) from the slope of Madison Street in East Bayside.

Sunday, September 3, 2017

Saturday, September 2, 2017

Friday, September 1, 2017

Sidewalk Flower Garden

A pleasant looking sidewalk garden on Pleasant Street. I'm seeing more and more of these around town and am feeling inspired to make one around the tree in front of my home.

Portland, Maine USA August 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. A pleasant looking sidewalk garden on Pleasant Street. I'm seeing more and more of these around town and am feeling inspired to make one around the tree in front of my home.

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Row Your Boat

A sturdy looking dinghy docked off the East End Beach this evening.

Portland, Maine USA August 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. A sturdy looking dinghy docked off the East End Beach this evening.

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

The Longest Wharf

Enjoying the sights along Long Wharf in the Old Port, along with the tourists and other locals.

Portland, Maine USA June 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. Enjoying the sights along Long Wharf in the Old Port, along with the tourists and other locals.

Monday, August 28, 2017

TImber from Above

One of my photos above Timber Steakhouse & Rotisserie in the Old Port has the honor of being on the cover of Portland Magazine this month.

Portland, Maine USA Photo by Corey Templeton. One of my photos above Timber Steakhouse & Rotisserie in the Old Port has the honor of being on the cover of Portland Magazine this month.


Saturday, August 26, 2017

Upper Exchange: Looking Up

A view "looking up" upper Exchange Street in the Old Port. This block of buildings is pretty timeless.

Portland, Maine USA August 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. A view "looking up" upper Exchange Street in the Old Port. This block of buildings is pretty timeless.

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Summer Sails

Portland Schooner Co.'s Bagheera sailing in front of Fort Gorges in last weekend's nice weather.

Portland, Maine USA August 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. Portland Schooner Co.'s Bagheera sailing in front of Fort Gorges in last weekend's nice weather.

Monday, August 21, 2017

Run or Bike the Cove

Whether you're on foot or wheels, it's a great time of year to do a loop around Back Cove.

Portland, Maine USA July 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. Whether you're on foot or wheels, it's a great time of year to do a loop around Back Cove.

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Monday, August 14, 2017

Occupied Wall, Post Office Park

The temporary public art piece "Occupied Wall" by Christian A. Prasch spotted in Post Office Park. Read about it here and stop by the park before September to see it in person.

Portland, Maine USA August 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. The temporary public art piece "Occupied Wall" by Christian A. Prasch spotted in Post Office Park. Read about it here and stop by the park before September to see it in person.

Friday, August 11, 2017

South Portland Armory

A few recent shots of the former Maine National Guard Armory building across the bridge in South Portland. It has been spruced up very nicely and now is home to a gas station/convenience store and martial-arts center.

South Portland, Maine USA Photo by Corey Templeton August 2017. A few recent shots of the former Maine National Guard Armory building across the bridge in South Portland. It has been spruced up very nicely and now is home to a gas station/convenience store and martial-arts center.

South Portland, Maine USA Photo by Corey Templeton August 2017. A few recent shots of the former Maine National Guard Armory building across the bridge in South Portland. It has been spruced up very nicely and now is home to a gas station/convenience store and martial-arts center.

South Portland, Maine USA Photo by Corey Templeton August 2017. A few recent shots of the former Maine National Guard Armory building across the bridge in South Portland. It has been spruced up very nicely and now is home to a gas station/convenience store and martial-arts center.



Thursday, August 10, 2017

Flashback: Thompson's Point, August 2013

From August 2013, a gritty view of Thompson's Point prior to its redevelopment. This is from inside the old structure that was once part of the platform shed at nearby Union Station.

Portland, Maine USA photo by Corey Templeton. From August 2013, a gritty view of Thompson's Point prior to its redevelopment. This is from inside the old structure that was once part of the platform shed at nearby Union Station.

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Friday, August 4, 2017

Lilies in Baxter Woods

This season's water lilies in Baxter Woods. Seems like a scene that would make for a good painting perhaps.

Portland, Maine USA August 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. This season's water lilies in Baxter Woods. Seems like a scene that would make for a good painting perhaps.

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Flashback: Galway, May 2017

A Thursday throwback to a touristy but fun street in the city of Galway, Ireland. From May of this year.

Galway, Ireland May 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. A Thursday throwback to a touristy but fun street in the city of Galway, Ireland. From May of this year.

Monday, July 31, 2017

Hopscotch Hero

Remnants of a hopscotch game in Longfellow Park (out in the Oakdale neighborhood of Portland).

Portland, Maine USA July 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. Remnants of a hopscotch game in Longfellow Park (out in the Oakdale neighborhood of Portland).


Sunday, July 30, 2017

Saturday, July 29, 2017

A Little Giant

A trio of bikes passing by the newly opened Little Giant restaurant at the corner of Danforth & Clark Streets in the West End.

Portland, Maine USA July 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. A trio of bikes passing by the newly opened Little Giant restaurant at the corner of Danforth & Clark Streets in the West End.

Friday, July 28, 2017

Bayside Rooftop

A recent movie showing at Bayside Bowl's new rooftop deck. In addition to some nice aerial views of one of Portland's up and coming neighborhoods, the deck has a taco truck and a full bar.

Portland, Maine USA July 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. A recent movie showing at Bayside Bowl's new rooftop deck. In addition to some nice aerial views of one of Portland's up and coming neighborhoods, the deck has a taco truck and a full bar.

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Ship Shape

The Eimskip container ship Skogafoss loading cargo in Portland Harbor. According to their website, the ship is named after an "iconic waterfall in the south of Iceland."

Portland, Maine USA June 2017 photo by Corey Templeton. The Eimskip container ship Skogafoss loading cargo in Portland Harbor. According to their website, the ship is named after an "iconic waterfall in the south of Iceland."

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Corey Goes to Colorado

Enjoying the sights around Denver and Vail, Colorado this week on vacation. First time being this far west and seeing the impressive Rocky Mountains. Will be back with Portland photos next week.








Thursday, July 13, 2017

Flashback: Observatory View, July 2011

A Thursday throwback to July 2011 and a unique view of the Portland Observatory from another part of the peninsula.

Portland, Maine USA July 2011 photo by Corey Templeton. A Thursday throwback to July 2011 and a unique view of the Portland Observatory from another part of the peninsula.


Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Smooth Sailing, July 2017

A couple dramatic fog photos from a few weekends ago, taken while cruising around Portland's harbor.

Portland, Maine USA July 2017 photo by Corey Templeton dramatic fog on Casco Bay cruising on the ferry to Peaks Island.

Portland, Maine USA July 2017 photo by Corey Templeton dramatic fog on Casco Bay cruising on the ferry to Peaks Island.


Monday, July 10, 2017

Stairs and Shadows, Free Street

Shadows always make me want to convert a photo to black and white. Here's a take on some fire escape on Free Street.

Portland, Maine USA June 2016 photo by Corey Templeton. Shadows always make me want to convert a photo to black and white. Here's a take on some fire escape on Free Street.

Saturday, July 8, 2017

Saturday Morning Routine

A few shots from this morning's Farmers' Market in Deering Oaks Park. Looks like it's strawberry season!

Portland, Maine USA July 2017 photo by Corey Templeton of the Portland Farmers' Market in Deering Oaks Park

Portland, Maine USA July 2017 photo by Corey Templeton of the Portland Farmers' Market in Deering Oaks Park

Portland, Maine USA July 2017 photo by Corey Templeton of the Portland Farmers' Market in Deering Oaks Park

Portland, Maine USA July 2017 photo by Corey Templeton of the Portland Farmers' Market in Deering Oaks Park

Portland, Maine USA July 2017 photo by Corey Templeton of the Portland Farmers' Market in Deering Oaks Park