On our meandering route to Canada a couple of weeks ago we made a pass through Boston and Rockport, Ma and despite frigid cold weather we had a great time exploring and taking photos. Both YoungDoo and I have a number of rolls of film that we need to send off from the time up there but we also walked away with plenty of digital photos to spare. I have long had a soft spot for the Northeastern U.S. and it was great to be up there again for the first time in a long while. I chose a few images that felt like they pretty well represented our time up there, rain, boats, and large bodies of water. A couple of these images were a bit tricky to crop for iOS because of the composition but I did my best, thanks for stopping by enjoy the new wallpapers!

fox view the horizon waiting


  1. André Hofmeister - January 17, 2014 at 5:34 pm

    Hey John, your pictures are beautiful. I am amazed by how you manage to convey such a lot of atmosphere despite keeping such minimalistic aesthetics, and colours and composition are admirably part of it, too. I just thought I’d write this comment as nobody else has commented on this post.

  2. Claire Violet - January 10, 2024 at 2:14 am

    Hi, I’ve loved your photos for a number of years, and followed your work before I went to college. They continue to inspire me. I recently took up photography for myself, and it’s been incredibly fulfilling. As a small thanks a decade too late, I am happy to have just subscribed to your membership.

    Anyway, I’m commenting here because the download zip link for all formats on this post is broken. It should link to `` but instead seems to be linking me to ``

    Take care.

  3. John Carey - January 17, 2024 at 4:37 pm

    Hello Claire! I will look into getting it fixed up. Sorry about that!


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