Pemaquid Point Lighthouse, Bristol, Maine, USA. Photographed just after sunset on May 27, 2010.
The image is of the eastern sky, just prior to the full moon rising.
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Pentax K20D, smc PENTAX-DA star 50-135mm F2.8 ED [IF]SDM
ISO 100
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Stephen Beattie is a full time fine art photographer living in Burlington, VT. His BA is from St. Lawrence University and his MBA is from UVM. His preferred subjects are waterfalls, models, animals, Vermont landscapes, and scenes in National Parks.

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  • Jacqui Fae
    Jacqui Faeover 4 years ago


  • Thank you, Jacqueline! You are quick! :-)

    – Stephen Beattie

  • Deborah  Benoit
    Deborah Benoitover 4 years ago

    Beautiful Stephen!

  • Thank you, Deborah! I’ve gone through my images from my trip to Nova Scotia (got this one on the way back), and will be uploading them in the next many days… :-) You can get a look at them in advance at my web site:

    – Stephen Beattie

  • ginabgood1
    ginabgood1over 4 years ago


  • Cute! :-) Thank you very much, Gina!

    – Stephen Beattie

  • ThePhotoMaestro
    ThePhotoMaestroover 4 years ago

    What a cool lighthouse! I love the simplicity of this photo =)

  • Thank you! Simple, yet elegant, I hope… :-)

    – Stephen Beattie

  • Kimberly  Daigle
    Kimberly Daigleover 4 years ago

    gorgeous image, beautiful sky & lighthouse

  • Thank you, Kimberly!

    – Stephen Beattie

  • (Tallow) Dave  Van de Laar
    (Tallow) Dave ...over 4 years ago

    great shot Stephen. I love these old lighthouses

  • Thank you!

    – Stephen Beattie

  • ThePhotoMaestro
    ThePhotoMaestroover 4 years ago

    Yup! It’s definitely simple yet elegant!

  • :-)

    – Stephen Beattie

  • Rick  Friedle
    Rick Friedleover 4 years ago

    Great capture!

  • Thanks, Rick!

    – Stephen Beattie

  • ciccone
    cicconeover 4 years ago

    Love this! My favorite time of the day…really Beautiful!! :)

  • Thank you very much for your kind words!

    – Stephen Beattie

  • Georgie Hart
    Georgie Hartover 4 years ago

    Gorgeous pastel hues!

  • Thank you, Georgie! :-)

    – Stephen Beattie

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