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

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Give Us Your Best Shot! for Thursday, July 30, 2020

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FIRST OF SEASON: John Gardner captured this photo of an Eastern Tiger Swallowtail butterfly.

MIRROR, MIRROR: Ken and Ellen Fletcher, of Winslow, submitted this photo of a bald eagle and its reflection on the river.

HANG ON: Lori Benson photographed this chipmunk hanging onto a bird feeder.

Give Us Your Best Shot! for Thursday, July 23, 2020

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COMFY: Michael Bilinsky, of China Village, captured this red fox napping against a tree.

FOLLOW THE LEADER: Pat Clark, of Palermo, snapped these woodpeckers on a tree near some feeders.

DAZZLING: Tina Richard, of Clinton, photographed this dazzling sunset.

Give Us Your Best Shot! for Thursday, July 16, 2020

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SUMMER SETTING: Louisa Barnhart submitted this quintessential summer photo of Anna and Ben Hansen with their dogs.

CHIPMUNK CHEEKS: Joan Chaffee, of Clinton, photographed this chipmunk filling up on seeds.

STRETCH: While boating on Webber Pond, Sharon Coolahan, of Vassalboro, snapped this loon stretching its wings.

Give Us Your Best Shot! for Thursday, June 18, 2020

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UPSIDE DOWN: Joan Chaffee, of Clinton, caught this female Baltimore Oriole hanging from a hummingbird feeder.

LOVE DOVES: Pat Clark, of Palermo, photographed these mourning doves.

STANDING ROOM: Rick Lawrence snapped this feeder full of gold finches.

Give Us Your Best Shot! for Thursday, June 11, 2020

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STINKY?: Emily Poulin, of China, photographed this chipmunk as it appears to be smelling something in its paw.

SOARING HIGH: Joan Chaffee, of Clinton, caught this bald eagle in flight.

FAMILY FOR DINNER: Michael Bilinsky, of China Village, snapped this group of blue jays feeding.

The moose is loose!

Katie Esancy, of Vassalboro, sent in this photo of a moose crossing the pavement on the Hannaford Hill Road, in Vassalboro.

Give Us Your Best Shot! Thursday, April 16, 2020

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DUELING ROBINS: Michael Bilinsky, of China Village, snapped these robins that seem to be quarreling over space.

MAJESTIC: Joan Chaffee, of Clinton, photographed this majestic-looking bald eagle.

STANDING ROOM ONLY: Rick Lawrence captured these gold finches at a feeder.

Give Us Your Best Shot! for Thursday, April 9, 2020

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FAMILY TIME (part 1): Michael Bilinsky, of China Village, was busy with his camera recently when he snapped three squirrels feeding together…

FAMILY TIME (part 2): …three chipmunks who look like they were trying to hide…

FAMILY TIME (part 3): …and a flock of Canada Geese cruising in the lake.

Give Us Your Best Shot! for Thursday, March 19, 2020

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WILDLIFE AT ITS BEST (part 1): Jayne Winters, of South China, captured this raccoon hanging on to a tree.

WILDLIFE AT ITS BEST (part 2): Jayne Winters, of South China, had the rare opportunity to capture this bald eagle on the ground.

SIGN OF SPRING: Joan Chaffee, of Clinton, recently photographed these pussy willows beginning to bud.

Give Us Your Best Shot! for Thursday, February 13, 2020

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SPECTACULAR: John Gardner captured this gorgeous sunset recently.

UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL: Michael Bilinsky, of China Village, snapped this close up of a cedar waxwing.

LONESOME FINCH: Joan Chaffee, of Clinton, photographed this lone gold finch on a suet feeder.