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Sailing Around The Inlet Jetty by Robert Banach. Ocean City MD Sunsets. Grass Is Always Greener... by Robert Banach. Ocean City Events. Ocean City Odonata (Dragonflies & Damselflies) Winter Scenes | Ocean City, MD. Icy Ocean City Day, Winter Storm Octavia Approaches. It’s an icy Ocean City day as Winter Storm Octavia approaches the Mid-Atlantic Region, though we shall get but a sprinkling in comparison to our northern neighbors, it is brutal nonetheless.

Icy Ocean City Day, Winter Storm Octavia Approaches

The morning started with a short Beach Bus ride to Horizons Restaurant, Clarion Fontainebleau Resort Hotel, with the temperature around 18 degrees and wind chill about zero. As always, the view from Horizons and the rear deck as the sunrises is a remarkable site to see all year-round, even on an icy Ocean City Day. Alas, we can not let looks fool us, layers upon layers was the motto for the day…

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Beaches of Delmarva. Ocean City MD Sunrises. Birds | Birding | Ornithology. Robert J Banach Photography & Videography. Beach Lovers Awaiting Sunrise by Robert Banach - Beach Lovers Awaiting Sunrise Photograph - Beach Lovers Awaiting Sunrise Fine Art Prints and Posters for Sale. Stormin' The Beach Canvas Print / Canvas Art By Robert Banach. Juno's Fury Canvas Print / Canvas Art By Robert Banach. Golden Sunrise by Robert Banach - Golden Sunrise Photograph - Golden Sunrise Fine Art Prints and Posters for Sale. Red Reflections by Robert Banach - Red Reflections Photograph - Red Reflections Fine Art Prints and Posters for Sale.

Ocean City Boardwalk Arch at Sunrise on January 1, 2015. Category: Photography Ocean City Boardwalk Arch at Sunrise on January 1, 2015 was a sight to see, and I was not the only one there to witness the first sunrise of the year.

Ocean City Boardwalk Arch at Sunrise on January 1, 2015

As you will see in the photographs to follow there were many that braved the winter chill on to see the very first sunrise of 2015. I ride the Ocean City Beach Bus all the time, hey, this is my Ocean City, my hometown, I like to get to know my neighbors and I get see a lot more of Ocean City when someone else is doing the driving (Thanks OC Beach Bus drivers!) … This morning I hopped on the 6:20 am bus, plenty of time to make it to the Ocean City Boardwalk Arch by sunrise, Christmas Lights still all aglow the whole way down Coastal Hwy. Fenwick Island Snow Geese Have Arrived. Category: Animal Photography Snow Geese Have Arrived Chen caerulescens, commonly known as the Snow Goose, have arrived.

Fenwick Island Snow Geese Have Arrived

As the brutal winter of the Arctic has taken over their summer habitats the Snow Geese have migrated to warmer climates. Each year, according to some local residents I talked to this morning stated, they gather on Little Assawoman Bay around Seal Island [Map]. Snow Geese Over Little Assawoman Bay by Robert Banach - Snow Geese Over Little Assawoman Bay Photograph - Snow Geese Over Little Assawoman Bay Fine Art Prints and Posters for Sale.

Sanderlings And A Seagull by Robert Banach - Sanderlings And A Seagull Photograph - Sanderlings And A Seagull Fine Art Prints and Posters for Sale. Nearly Sunrise by Robert Banach - Nearly Sunrise Photograph - Nearly Sunrise Fine Art Prints and Posters for Sale. Sold - Seashells by Jessica Greer. Conch Shell Sunrise by Robert Banach - Conch Shell Sunrise Photograph - Conch Shell Sunrise Fine Art Prints and Posters for Sale. Seashell Before Sunrise by Robert Banach - Seashell Before Sunrise Photograph - Seashell Before Sunrise Fine Art Prints and Posters for Sale. Seagulls Meet At Sunrise by Robert Banach - Seagulls Meet At Sunrise Photograph - Seagulls Meet At Sunrise Fine Art Prints and Posters for Sale. Robert Banach - Prints, Posters, Canvas Prints, Framed Prints, Metal Prints, Acrylic Prints, Greeting Cards, and iPhone Cases.

Evening Beach Walking in Ocean City Maryland. Category: Beach Photography Let me add this prelude to this article, thank goodness no one was hurt in the NASA Wallops Island Antares rocket launch last evening!

Evening Beach Walking in Ocean City Maryland

The Antares rocket was supplied by contractor Orbital Sciences, and they are working with NASA to understand what may have happened. Best Ocean City Watersports Pictures, and The Winners Are. Category: Photography If you love sports on the water, you love Ocean City!

Best Ocean City Watersports Pictures, and The Winners Are

Ocean City Maryland has all kinds of really cool stuff to do on our bays and out on the Atlantic Ocean. You like boats, come on down for a dinner cruise, find yourself a captain for a day out fishing or rent yourself any kind of boat to pilot the waterways. Best Ocean City Seashell Pictures, and The Winners Are.

Category: Photography The study of seashells. or more specifically mollusk shells, is known as conchology, whereas the study of the creatures that live in these shells is called Malacology, a branch of invertebrate zoology.

Best Ocean City Seashell Pictures, and The Winners Are

Let’s check out what some of our amateur Conchologists came up with… Photographer and Picture with the most popular votes for the topic Best Ocean City Seashell Pictures… Ocean City Sunrise October 15 2014. Category: Photography Being partial to sunrises, particularly those here in my hometown of Ocean City, MD, Bessie the Beagle and I headed out at 6:30 am to take our daily walk along the seashore.

Ocean City Sunrise October 15 2014

Naturally, stopping at our local 7-11 for coffee and a Slim Jim on the way… Best Ocean City Sand Pictures, and The Winners Are. Category: Photography Did you know that people who collect sand as a hobby are known as arenophiles?!

Best Ocean City Sand Pictures, and The Winners Are

Wonder what you call folks that collect pictures of sand? So, let’s take a walk down to the beach and, well wait a second… Best Ocean City Ride Pictures, and The Winners Are. Category: Photography Daniel and Margaret Trimper moved to Ocean City in the year 1890 and over the next few years purchased property on the Ocean City Boardwalk including two hotels, the Eastern Shore and the Sea Bright.

Best Ocean City Ride Pictures, and The Winners Are

A storm in 1900 and the properties were remodeled including the hotels, amusement park and a theater. In 1912 they purchased the Carousel from the Herschell-Spillman Company, one of the oldest still operating Carousels in the US. Let’s take a look at some of our favorite pictures of Ocean City rides… Photographer and Picture with the most popular votes for the topic ‘Ride’… Best Ocean City Pyramid Pictures, and The Winners Are. Category: Photography The history of the Pyramid goes back as far as the Pyramid of Djoser in Egypt, built around 2667 – 2648 BC, it is the largest cut stone construction of its kind.

Best Ocean City Pyramid Pictures, and The Winners Are

Pyramids have been studied, may mysteries remain, but I, for one, find them beautiful structures. So, let’s check out… The Photographer and Picture with the most popular votes for the topic ‘Pyramid’… Laurie Bireley of Salisbury, MD, 1st Place. Best Ocean City Foam Pictures, and The Winners Are. Category: Photography I love this category, as one’s imagination and definition of “Foam” brought out some very cool and unique images making me one to dive in, smile and have a cold one. Check out…

Best Ocean City Crab Pictures, and The Winners Are. Best Ocean City 'Blue' Pictures, and The Winners Are. Category: Photography The fun continues with the 2nd category of Winners in the Ocean City Cool Pix Challenge Summer 2014 with the Winners for “Blue”… The Photographer and Picture with the most popular votes for the topic ‘Blue’ is… Laurie Bireley of Salisbury, MD, 1st Place Congratulations to Laurie Bireley, find more of Laurie’s pix on Facebook in the Ocean City Cool Community. Best Ocean City Arcade Pictures, and The Winners Are.

Category: Photography The 1st Annual Ocean City Cool Pix Challenge Summer 2014 was a heck of a lot of fun, I am honored by all that participated, their hard work and the very cool pix that were entered. I am even more honored to present to you all the Winners of the first topic “Arcade” The Photographer and Picture with the most popular votes for the topic ‘Arcade’ is… Ed Iannucci, CEO/Founder Philadelphia Nightclub Security Training. Category: Self Defense Ed Iannucci, CEO/Founder Philadelphia Nightclub Security Training, is offering a TACTICAL/ PRACTICAL method of self-defense and personal protection in a 3 hour hands on workshop in Fenwick Island, DE. Check out this short video by Ed Iannucci introducing his Philadelphia Nightclub Security Training program… Ed was interviewed by Patty Jackson, of Patty’s TV in Philadelphia PA, where he speaks up about being safe, wherever you go, take a moment and listen in… Click Here!

Ocean City Cool Pix Challenge Summer 2014 Finalists. Category: Photography Don’t know whether to start out by saying Wow! To all the great pix entered into the #OCCoolPix Summer 2014 Challenge or by saying thanks for all the support, so guess I’m saying both in this first sentence! Let’s start with the Wow! September 11th Memorial Day Photo Challenge. OCCoolPix Hyperlapse Challenge #1. Halls Restaurant Coupons. Ocean City Cool Pix Duck Derby Mini-Challenge. Ocean City Jeep Week Press Release August 19 2014. Bayside Boat Rentals Coupons. Artists Paint Ocean City Plein Air 2014.

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