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In August of 2017 I and several friends took a photo workshop in Saint Martin's, New Brunswick with Freeman Patterson and Andre' Gallant, two well-known photo workshop leaders. We then spent a week on the South Shore of Nova Scotia, where we visited many wonderful photo destinations.

Two chairs

Two chairs

in Saint Martin's


Fudge and Coffee

Fudge and Coffee

Closeup in St. Martin's


Hull side

Hull side

There were some interesting boats and things down the hill from our Inn. Some were on blocks.


Orange rope

Orange rope

In the area below the Inn


Blob on hull

Blob on hull


Stairs in mirror

Stairs in mirror

In the St Martin's Country Inn, where we stayed


Mushroom at Freeman's place

Mushroom at Freeman's place


Path

Path

At Freeman Patterson's place at Shamper's Cove


Curtain face

Curtain face

In the Country Inn


Tide's out

Tide's out

In St Martin's, showing what it's like in the Bay of Fundy.


Strummer

Strummer

Closeup of the woman


Musician

Musician

A nice woman on the ferry


Bear River building

Bear River building


Church Point

Church Point

The tallest wooden church in North America


Hull side

Hull side

Meteghan River


Boats in Meteghan  River

Boats in Meteghan River


Welcome to Acadia

Welcome to Acadia

The flag on the right is the flag of Acadia, which refers to this part of Canada. According to Wikipedia Acadia was a colony of New France in northeastern North America that included parts of eastern Quebec, the Maritime provinces, and modern-day Maine to the Kennebec River.


Yarmouth buildings

Yarmouth buildings

I had to remove a car from this one


Cape Forchu chairs

Cape Forchu chairs


Blue barn

Blue barn


Dead boat and people

Dead boat and people

Or some such title. In Port Medway


Rotting boat Port Medway

Rotting boat Port Medway


Port Medway barn

Port Medway barn

I don't really know what it is, but I like the foreground


Working on the boat

Working on the boat


Port Medway door

Port Medway door


Blue Rocks Curtain

Blue Rocks Curtain


Blue rocks harbor

Blue rocks harbor


Lifering

Lifering


Boathouse

Boathouse

The sign says Blue Rocks but I don't see any.


Blue rocks boat 2

Blue rocks boat 2


Blue rocks boat

Blue rocks boat

One of the best places for photography on the South Shore of Nova Scotia is Blue Rocks, near Lunenberg.


Painter at work

Painter at work

Mahone Bay


House being painted 1

House being painted 1

Mahone Bay


Ellipses

Ellipses

In Mahone Bay


Lunenberg street

Lunenberg street


Blue-green barn

Blue-green barn


Northwest Cove waterfront

Northwest Cove waterfront


NW Cove boats

NW Cove boats


Three colors copy

Three colors copy


Two boats at sunset  in Peggy's Cove

Two boats at sunset in Peggy's Cove


Boat reflection

Boat reflection


Rotting boat in Peggy's Cove

Rotting boat in Peggy's Cove


Door and flowers

Door and flowers


Prospect Bay Boathouse

Prospect Bay Boathouse


Halifax Nova Scotia waterfront boardwalk opened July 8 to relieve pedestrian congestion. copy

Halifax Nova Scotia waterfront boardwalk opened July 8 to relieve pedestrian congestion. copy

Jack Ronalds gave me a guided tour of the waterfront.


Prow 2

Prow 2


Windows in windows

Windows in windows


Peggy's Cove Lighthouse

Peggy's Cove Lighthouse

I made this as a slide in 2002 and include it because we went back there on this trip.