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‘Natural Playground’ Photo Exhibit and Party

October 20, 2011

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The opening reception for “Natural Playground” has come and gone, where a few dozen of New England’s finest adventure photographers and adventure fans gathered to celebrate outdoor pursuits and talk shop. “Natural Playground” is presented by Darkroom Gallery, Cortex Marketing and VentureThere.com. Evolving from pixels to prints, this gallery features a handful of the finalists represented in the juried […]

D.C.: Kayak and Canoe the Chesapeake Bay Islands

October 18, 2011

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Over 200 rivers and streams feed into the United State’s biggest estuary, the Chesapeake Bay, which is home to dozens of islands that provide both refuge for diverse wildlife and recreation for lucky paddlers. The bay’s shallow-water environment is an ideal cruising ground for both advanced and beginner paddlers. Many of the islands are comprised […]

Opening Reception: “Natural Playground” Photo Exhibit

October 10, 2011

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The opening reception for “Natural Playground” at Darkroom Gallery is slated for this Friday, October 14, from 6-8pm. We’ll be announcing the Juror’s Choice for top honors of the juried contest, and those in attendance will set the bar for the month-long Viewers Choice contest –where votes will be tallied for the public’s favorite shot. […]

‘Natural Playground’ Photo Contest: Exhibit Selections

September 29, 2011

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After a month-long submission process, where photographers of both pro and amateur status dropped their images into a hat, we’re excited to announce our first annual “Natural Playground” juried exhibition selections. The photographs selected in this gallery are officially entered into the contest, where they’ll be on display at Darkroom Gallery in Essex Junction, Vermont from October […]

Japan Kayaking Expedition, Disaster Relief

August 25, 2011

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When kayaker and photographer Darin McQuoid first started planning his two-week kayak expedition with his crew, things were looking up. Japan has a vast pool of quality rivers, ranging from tight creeks to raging rivers. Then, two months after tickets were bought and the trip was dialed, the earthquake and tsunami occurred and they were […]

‘Natural Playground’ Adventure Photo Exhibit, Contest

August 10, 2011

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After much ado, here are some details about a photo exhibit/contest I’ll be jurying alongside adventure photog-extrordanaire, Corey Rich. Slated to open in early-October and run through early-November, with a gallery party in the mix, the deadline to submit photos is September 13. You’ve got a month, folks, so start sorting your images and submit […]

Week Trip: Eco-Island Adventures on Long Caye, Beilze

August 2, 2011

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Glover’s Reef encompasses over 80 miles of shallow lagoons and coral mazes about 35 miles off the coast of Belize in the Caribbean Sea. In fact, the ecosystem has been designated a National Marine Reserve and in 1997 was named a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Tucked away within this pristine and flourishing landscape is […]