Vol XVIII – #46 – Meggen’s Monday

Report #6207 Photo:
Joy Returns On Mothers Day1-5870

The Joy returns to Leland

Widget not in any sidebars
Joy Returns On Mothers Day-5907

People gather to welcome the Joy back to port (mayflies also near the river in great numbers)

It’s a beautiful day in the neighborhood. Photos of the Joy taken Sunday as the captain and crew returned from setting nets.


Joy Returns On Mothers Day-5848

Wind ruffles the surface near Whaleback




Notify of
Oldest Most Voted
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
John Frank
John Frank
6 years ago

Well, well, well — the beautiful blues in today’s photographs remind me of the strange fact that very few things in nature are actually blue, as I’m sure you remember from freshman physics. 🙂 Sunlight, of course, contains all colors (wavelengths) of light, which combine to produce white. But air and water are actually colorless, and they (and whaleback) appear to be blue because of the greater scattering of the shorter (bluer) wavelengths of the sunlight. Speaking of blue, a bluebird’s feathers are colorless — gray. They, too, “structurally” reflect more of the shorter (blue) wavelengths of light so that… Read more »

6 years ago