Project 365/329 – Foggy Annapolis

Awakening this morning to a foggy mist covering the landscape, the morning felt magical. It was to be a day of contradictions as rain was called for the day. Wanting to capture Annapolis in the fog, I packed up the camera and headed south. Crossing over the Severn River Bridge, I couldn’t see past 100 yards. It was as “thick as pea soup” with the mysterious enveloping fog.

Arriving to the waterfront, the mallards quickly greeted me, in hopes for some breakfast.
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Walking down towards the docks, the fog muffled the sounds of life awakening in the city.
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The moored boats were decorated in holiday fare. Getting ready to celebrate the season in the Annual Eastport Yacht Club Lights Parade.

Moored across the water was a sailboat named Mandy. I remember Mandy well, as last winter I had captured a few images of her in a snowfall. Her owners somehow found me and were joyous to have some photos of their boat.

Of course I had to capture Mandy once again, although she wasn’t positioned as nicely for the Annapolis skyline as she had been before. I happened to notice one of her owners outside tending to some lines. Heading over, I introduced myself and met Erin and Bob personally as well as Mighty Mandy. It was great meeting them and I hope to see them again soon.

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Mandy wasn’t the only sailboat being caressed by the fog. A few other beautiful sailboats floated gently in the waters along the dock.

It was a magical morning in Annapolis and was the start of what turned out to be a beautiful, warm and sunny day. Hope your day was a glorious as mine. Bella

17 thoughts on “Project 365/329 – Foggy Annapolis

  1. I love walking or paddling through a fog, so you know that I loved these! (People say that walking around in a fog is my normal condition)

    I will miss the challenge photos when you complete it, any thought as to what comes next?

    • You have asked the $384,000 question. I’m not too sure. Post a day? Focus on just one topic. I just don’t know. I do know that this blog has gravitated to what I wanted it to be to what is interesting to readers.
      The bird/wildlife element will most certainly stick. I’ll take any ideas!
      For the fog..it’s fun walking around in a fog isn’t it?

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