A weekly display of the best pictures taken locally by our readers in Central Maine!

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Give Us Your Best Shot! Week of February 21, 2019

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BUSY CAMERA1: Michael Bilinsky, of China Village, was busy with his camera recently, photographing a cardinal seeking food in the snow.

 

BUSY CAMERA2: Michael Bilinsky, of China Village, was busy with his camera recently, photographing two mallard ducks trying to keep warm. They almost look like decoys.

 

WARM RAYS: Pat Clark, of Palermo, snapped this hawk soaking in some warming sun rays while perched in a tree.

Give Us Your Best Shot! Week of January 31, 2019

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AHHHHH!: Rainie Bunn, of Windsor, photographed her brother’s cat, Rusty, enjoying a good rub outdoors.

 

HARD FORAGING: This female cardinal found some seed in the snow, as captured by Pat Clark, of Palermo.

 

FROZEN FUNGI: Emily Poulin, of South China, snapped these fungi frozen in ice on the underside of a log, recently.

Give Us Your Best Shot! Week of January 24, 2019

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SKY ON FIRE: Bill Ruggiero, of Fairfield, photographed this spectacular sunrise one early morning.

 

MOVE OVER: Michael Bilinsky, of China Village, recently snapped these evening grosbeaks at his feeder.

 

LOOK BOTH WAYS: Keith Richardson, of South China, captured these deer from a trail cam waiting to cross the road.

Give Us Your Best Shot! Week of January 10, 2019

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ODD COUPLE: Pat Clark, of Palermo, captured this photo of a blue jay and downy woodpecker at a feeding station.

 

LOOKS GOOD: Michael Bilinsky, of China Village, photographed this red-bellied woodpecker at a feeder.

 

WORKING ON A TAN?: Rick and Cindy Denico, of Vassalboro, snapped these ducks sunning themselves last summer.

Give Us Your Best Shot! Week of December 20, 2018

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LAST FILL UP: Emily Poulin, of South China, captured this hummingbird apparently filling up before its southern journey.

 

GETTING UP CLOSE: Tina Richard, of Clinton, photographed this Coopers Hawk sitting in a lilac bush in November.

 

GETTING UP CLOSE: Tina Richard, of Clinton, photographed this Coopers Hawk sitting in a lilac bush in November.

Give Us Your Best Shot! Week of December 13, 2018

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NICE LOOKING FELLA: Logan Parker, of North Palermo, snapped this black-capped chickadee looking at its reflection in a puddle of water.

 

COOLING HOT FEET: These two bald eagles seem to be cooling their feet in China Lake, as captured by Michael Bilinsky, of China Village.

 

LATE SEASON FRUIT: Joan Chaffee, of Clinton, photographed this robin taking advantage of some late season fruit.

Give Us Your Best Shot! Week of November 29, 2018

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HERE’S LOOKING AT YOU: Emma Salisbury, 16, of Benton, snapped this salamander this past fall.

 

A TRUE RARITY: Bob Bennett, of China, photographed this lonely elm tree in a field along Rte. 32, in China. Not many of them around anymore.

 

FOGGY DAYS: Emily Poulin, of South China, captured this early morning fog in October.

Give us your best shot! Week of November 22, 2018

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TRIPLE PLAY: Joe and Adele Suga, of Vassalboro, spotted these moose in Ragged Stream recently.

 

EARLY WINTER: Michael Bilinsky, of China Village, snapped these blue jays appearing to feel the late fall cold weather.

 

RARE SIGHTING: Seeing one pileated woodpecker is a treat, but Michael Bilinsky, of China Village, photographed two, a sure rarity.

Give Us Your Best Shot! Week of October 18, 2018

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PERFECT TIMING: Emily Poulin, of South China, was right on the spot to capture this lightning during a recent storm.

FALL SETTING: Michael Bilinsky, of China Village, snapped the China Baptist Church in this fall setting.

BABY, IT’S COLD!: Pat Clark, of Palermo, caught these Juncos trying to stay warm on a frigid morning.

Give Us Your Best Shot! Week of September 27, 2018

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EAGLE PAIR: Tina Richard, of Clinton, captured these eagles from her favorite trail in Winslow.

SPECTACULAR SUNSET: Michelle Flewelling, of Clinton, snapped this spectacular sunset over Webber Pond, in Vassalboro, on September 8.