July 08, 2008

salmon boat


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photo by Donald Kinney

Boats remain in port -- the salmon fishing season on the west coast has been called off this year due to diminishing numbers of the fishy critters.   It's a devistating hardship on the fishermen, but hopefully it will give the salmon a chance to recover and build their population.


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10 comments:

Louise said...

I think someone had fun painting that boat!

AphotoAday said...

Yes, it sure does, Louise -- looks like someone did have a lot of fun with that paint job...
--With no salmon to fish this year I'm guessing that the owner had some spare time on his hands.

'JoAnn's-D-Eyes'NL said...

Heeh Don,
Just saw this pic form today I like your header too, I am impressed!!!! As always I LOVE your photography. you really deserve the award!!!

I was struggeling too ,(to give to whom the award) so also 2 people gave me the same award and I gave it to persons ho got the awardfrom others too....

photowannabe said...

Wow, Don...I love this shot. All the lines, shadows and color. This is a canvas for the wall.

Tomate Farcie said...

Most colorful boat I've ever seen! Makes a great shot!

photowannabe said...

Don, enjoy the Chihuly exhibit. I'm jealous..wish I could see it myself.
I wanted to pass on a website that has the most fabulous pictures from current world news. I think you would enjoy them. Each main shot has about 10-20 accompaning pictures on the subject. the California fires is today's subject.
http://www.boston.com/bigpicture/2008
take a look. He posts about every other day.
Its on my must see daily list of sites.
Sue

Louis la Vache said...

What a colorful boat! This is the kind of shot that puts a smile on the face!

(Editor to "Louis:" Cows can't smile...
"Louis" to Editor: And Editors, who should have both a sense of humor and sense of metaphor, seem to be lacking in both...

evlahos said...

a colorful boat is the best for summer

I wish you a great summer

'JoAnn's-D-Eyes'NL said...

Hello Don,

See my blog I gave you an award.

Texas Travelers said...

I haven't been commenting on the blogs lately, just a quick look, and on to the next part of the daily dose.

Eye catching color.

Should make a good test print on the new 2880.

Troy

 
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