Wednesday, May 24, 2017

"Lewis R. French" The Maine Windjammer Project


"Lewis R. French" by Doug Mills
Lewis R. French, America's oldest schooner built 1871, Sails past the Rockland Breakwater Lighthouse at the start of the Great Schooner Race of 2012.


These photos are from the historical archives of the Maine Windjammer Project.
The Maine Windjammer Project started in 2007 to preserve the modern history of the Maine Windjammer and to make it available to the generations to come.
This historical archive is available to museums and for historical research.
For more info contact: dougmills@shootmainestudios.com



Tuesday, May 23, 2017

"Schooners Mercantile and Grace Bailey" The Maine Windjammer Project


"Schooners Mercantile and Grace Bailey" by Doug Mills
Schooners Mercantile and Grace Bailey moored at Camden Maine the birthplace of the windjammer industry.


These photos are from the historical archives of the Maine Windjammer Project.
The Maine Windjammer Project started in 2007 to preserve the modern history of the Maine Windjammer and to make it available to the generations to come.
This historical archive is available to museums and for historical research.
For more info contact: dougmills@shootmainestudios.com



Monday, May 22, 2017

"In The Fog" The Maine Windjammer Project


"In The Fog" by Doug Mills
Schooner Nathaniel Bowditch in the fog off Owls Head, Maine.


These photos are from the historical archives of the Maine Windjammer Project.
The Maine Windjammer Project started in 2007 to preserve the modern history of the Maine Windjammer and to make it available to the generations to come.
This historical archive is available to museums and for historical research.
For more info contact: dougmills@shootmainestudios.com



Sunday, May 21, 2017

New Hampshire 7 Day Forecast

"Wildlife" by Doug Mills
Shoot Maine Studios
Rockland, Maine
Monday
Occasional showers. High near 53. South wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 2am. Patchy fog after 10pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 46. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Tuesday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Calm wind.

Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Light east wind.

Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 69. Light southeast wind.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 54. Light southeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Friday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 68. Light northwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. West wind around 5 mph.

Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind around 6 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Light and variable wind.

Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.



Saturday, May 20, 2017

"Maine's Tall Ship Victory Chimes" The Maine Windjammer Project


"Maine's Tall Ship Victory Chimes" by Doug Mills
Maine's tall ship Victory Chimes, built in 1900, she is the last of the three masted chesapeake ram schooners.

These photos are from the historical archives of the Maine Windjammer Project.
The Maine Windjammer Project started in 2007 to preserve the modern history of the Maine Windjammer and to make it available to the generations to come.
This historical archive is available to museums and for historical research.
For more info contact: dougmills@shootmainestudios.com



Friday, May 19, 2017

VIDEO SPECIAL: Spring Fitout and Stephen Taber Launch

Rockland Maine- Along the coast of Maine America's oldest schooners prepare for the fast approaching sailing season.  With only two weeks till the start of the 2017 sailing season the historic schooners who call Rockland, Maine home finish preparations for this years sailing.  Many of these boats are well over 100 years old and still sailing commercially, carrying passengers on Penobscot Bay.






"At The Rockland Breakwater Lighthouse" The Maine Windjammer Project


"At The Rockland Breakwater Lighthouse" by Doug Mills
Grace Bailey and Mistress at the Rockland Breakwater Lighthouse before the Great Schooner Race of 2012.


These photos are from the historical archives of the Maine Windjammer Project.
The Maine Windjammer Project started in 2007 to preserve the modern history of the Maine Windjammer and to make it available to the generations to come.
This historical archive is available to museums and for historical research.
For more info contact: dougmills@shootmainestudios.com




These photos are from the historical archives of the Maine Windjammer Project.
The Maine Windjammer Project started in 2007 to preserve the modern history of the Maine Windjammer and to make it available to the generations to come.
This historical archive is available to museums and for historical research.
For more info contact: dougmills@shootmainestudios.com



Thursday, May 18, 2017

"American Eagle At Anchor" The Maine Windjammer Project


"American Eagle At Anchor" by Doug Mills
Schooner American Eagle at anchor near Castine Maine.


These photos are from the historical archives of the Maine Windjammer Project.
The Maine Windjammer Project started in 2007 to preserve the modern history of the Maine Windjammer and to make it available to the generations to come.
This historical archive is available to museums and for historical research.
For more info contact: dougmills@shootmainestudios.com




These photos are from the historical archives of the Maine Windjammer Project.
The Maine Windjammer Project started in 2007 to preserve the modern history of the Maine Windjammer and to make it available to the generations to come.
This historical archive is available to museums and for historical research.
For more info contact: dougmills@shootmainestudios.com



Wednesday, May 17, 2017

"Early Morning Reflections" The Maine Windjammer Project


"Early Morning Reflections" by Doug Mills
Early morning reflections of Maine schooner Heritage anchored off Islesboro before the Great Schooner Race of 2013.


These photos are from the historical archives of the Maine Windjammer Project.
The Maine Windjammer Project started in 2007 to preserve the modern history of the Maine Windjammer and to make it available to the generations to come.
This historical archive is available to museums and for historical research.
For more info contact: dougmills@shootmainestudios.com




These photos are from the historical archives of the Maine Windjammer Project.
The Maine Windjammer Project started in 2007 to preserve the modern history of the Maine Windjammer and to make it available to the generations to come.
This historical archive is available to museums and for historical research.
For more info contact: dougmills@shootmainestudios.com



Tuesday, May 16, 2017

"A Late September Day" The Maine Windjammer Project


"A Late September Day" by Doug Mills
Built in 1871  Stephen Taber sails from Rockland Maine on a sunny late September day.


These photos are from the historical archives of the Maine Windjammer Project.
The Maine Windjammer Project started in 2007 to preserve the modern history of the Maine Windjammer and to make it available to the generations to come.
This historical archive is available to museums and for historical research.
For more info contact: dougmills@shootmainestudios.com