The Japanese defense forces couldn't stop Godzilla.....I captured the beast!

The Japanese defense forces couldn't stop Godzilla.....I captured the beast!
Spied this over Route 128 on my way home from work. Dirty windshield and strong sun glare I had to darken the image and crop out the sun. That's the only edit to what's probably my worse quality image. I figured some would get a kick out of it so I posted the pic on facebook. A few shares later it's gone world wide! Who would of thunk it?

Why I created this......

Born and raised in Gloucester, Ma fishing gets in your blood. Surrounded by the sea, kids here have a boat almost as much as kids elsewhere have bicycles! As I grew older my fishing ambitions gave way to what's around me. Although I still "drop a line" every so often, my attention wanders to the majesty of the natural light that make this place so special. Never is each day the same. The subjects may be the same but the light from the sea & sky will morph the subject into a form of art. For that reason artists have been drawn to these shores for several hundred years, they followed the light painting and sketching these surroundings. What artists capture with paint on canvas, I attempt to capture with a click.....if I'm lucky!

I guess that's a sort of Fish'n!

Jay Albert

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Monday, August 27, 2012

2012 Fishermen's Memorial Service

Over 10,000 fishermen from Gloucester never returned. Every year the city pays tribute to those who gave their lives to make a living and feed the world. With perfect weather this years service was a moving tribute to not only those who never returned but to their families as well. The procession departs from the Legion hall. To the harbor. Marching the boulevard. Drum line. Arriving at the Fishermen's Memorial. Placing the oars. A T-shirt of tribute. Singing "God Bless America" as Master of Ceremonies Barry Pett looks on. Fr Matthew Green of Holy Parish. Mayor Kirk The son of a lost fisherman, Joe Parisi speaks from the heart. Flowers for the fishermen. Laying the wreaths at the base of the statue. Fishermen's Memorial White rose to the sea. Tossing flowers for the outgoing tide. Flowers for the lost. A bouquet to the sea. Little one tosses a flower. Oars with the name of lost fishing boats. After the service. A lone carnation drifts away.

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"Glosta Logic"

It's not "soda" and not "pop" or even "soda pop" it's "tonic"!
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It's a "rotary" not a "roundabout"!
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"Going up the line" is a term used when leaving the island!
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A "jigga"is a homemade powerless go-cart!
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It's not "Break Time or Coffee Break" it's "Mug-up"!
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It's not a "water fountain" it's a "Bubbla"!
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