Reader photo slideshow July 2013

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A snail enjoys a morning munch on flowers in a St. John’s garden.— Photo by Ferne Williams

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The Waterford River at Brookfield Road in St. John’s.

— Photo by Ray Stanford

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Clouds reflect on the waters of Bonavista harbour.

— Photo by Brandon Whelan

 

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A customer at this business parking lot parks in a marked no parking zone.

— Photo by Marvin Barnes

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A beautiful bald eagle takes a break from baby sitting, and poses briefly for a picture, on the East Coast hiking trail near St. John’s.

— Photo by Ferne Williams

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Rhododendrons in bloom at MUN Botanical Gardens in St. John’s.

— Photo by Neville Webb, Mount Pearl

 

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A fishing vessel at dock in Catalina, Trinity Bay.

— Photo by Neville Webb, Mount Pearl

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A Bohemian waxwing is pictured in Conception Bay South.

— Photo by Emily Wells

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The early bird gets the worm in this photo.

— Photo by Marvin Barnes

 

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A view of Freshwater Cove on the East Coast Trail near Bay Bulls.

— Photo by Brandon Whelan

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Fog rolls in during a hike near Petty Harbour.

— Photo by Mira Eide

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Lambs stop to pose for a photo in the Goulds area of St. John’s.

— Photo by Ferne Williams

 

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The Fort Amherst historical site showing the wear of time.

— Photo by Les Sweetapple

 

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A scene along the East Coast Trail near Petty Harbour.

— Photo by Mira Eider

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Labrador City now has an off-leash dog park which these two buddies are enjoying.

— Photo by Neil Simmons, Labrador City

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A field behind Stephenville Middle School is covered in dandelions.

— Photo by Marcheta Gallant

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Wilf Carter's artwork welcomes visitors to his house on Ship Island.

— Photo by Rex Gibbons

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An old gas pump at Red Cliff, Bonavista Bay.

— Photo by Ed Vincent, Harcourt, Trinity Bay

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A duck family at Kents Pond.

— Photo by Dixie Parsley

 

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Blue swallows near Mundy Pond in St. john’s.

— Photo by Rita Breen

 

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A delicate looking Song Sparrow taking a rest in the St. John’s area.

— Photo by Bill Perks

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The view is from my deck while having coffee in the morning looking at the western end of the South Side Hills in St. John's.

— Photo by Bob Pippy

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A beautiful sunny day in Quidi Vidi in St. John’s.

— Photo by by Leanna Collins

 

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A beautiful sunrise from a home in Harbour Breton.

— Photo by Walter Vallis, Harbour Breton.

 

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A family of ducks in Brazil’s Pond, as pictured from a backyard in Paradise.

— Photo by Debbie Meade

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A tiny junco spent part of an afternoon in and around a St. John’s garden.

— Photo by Ferne Williams, St. John’s

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A view of St. John’s showing old and modern buildings.

— Photo by Ferne Williams

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A spring view in Keels, Bonavista Bay.

— Photo by David Borland, Upper Amherst Cove

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A view of Greenspond Harbour, Bonavista Bay, as seen from the causeway to Ship Island.

— Photo by Rex Gibbons

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Bidgood Park in the Goulds, St. John’s, is a beautiful nature reserve.

— Photo by Jantje Van Houwelingen

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The view from The Tolt overlooking Witless Bay.

— Photo by Brandon Whelan

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Apple tree from my kitchen window today in Portugal Cove.

— Photo by Joyce Churchill

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Manicured fairways and greens at Bally Haly Golf and Country Club in St. John's.

— Photo by Bill Perks

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Up close with a cute little Yellow Warbler.

— Photo by Bill Perks

 

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They are fluffy and pretty, but ready to scatter their seeds for next year's crop of dandelions.

— Photo by Ferne Williams, St. John’s

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An upward view from a St. John’s backyard.

— Photo by Ed Matthews

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A peaceful scene in colourful Quidi Vidi Village in St. John’s.

— Photo by Bill Perks

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A view in Carbonear in the early evening.

— Photo by Patrick Walsh, Mount Pearl

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A view of Cribbies in Tors Cove on the southern shore.

— Photo by Thomas O'Brien

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Raindrops on a pussywillow in Labrador West.

— Photo by Neil Simmons, Labrador City

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A spring view of the marshes in Bidgood Park Nature Reserve.

— Photo by Jantje Van Houwelingen

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A view in Keels, Bonavista Bay, in April.

— Photo by David Borland, Upper Amherst Cove

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A scene in Newmans Cove, Bonavista Bay, one sunny day.

— Photo by David Borland, Upper Amherst Cove, Bonavista Bay

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A view of Trinity, T.B., from the Gun Hill Trail in April.

— Photo by David Borland, Upper Amherst Cove

 

 

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Getting ready for a meal of lobster.

— Photo by Mira Eide

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A robins nest in a corner on the deck railing at a cottage on Badger Lake. The robin leaves every four or five hours for about 15 to 20 minutes.

— Photo by Doug Barnes, Grand Falls-Windsor

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The ocean can be seen past lobster pots stacked on the shoreline at Witless Bay.

— Photo by Neville Webb, Mount Pearl

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Flowers grew through the back of this chair that had toppled over during the winter.

— Photo by Lillian Hudson

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Coming home on a foggy Sunday afternoon in St. John’s harbour.

— Photo by Esther Slaney Brown

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Beautiful ending to a spring day near Bellevue.

— Photo by Sean Callahan, St. John's

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A snack for two in a Portugal Cove yard.

— Photo by June Allen

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The Factory building at Port Union south, in its restored state, looks great in the afternoon sunshine.

— Photo by Neville Webb, Mount Pearl

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There's no need to worry about a punctured tire on this old tractor in Port Union.

— Photo by Neville Webb

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A great horned owl and its young in the Goulds area of St. John’s.

— Photo by Perry J. Howlett

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A waterfall near Freshwater Cove on the East Coast Trail Near Bay Bulls taken.

— Photo by Brandon Whelan

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A galaxy of dandelion seeds getting ready to erupt in the St. John’s area.

— Photo by Bill Perks

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A family of ducks at Kent’s Pond in St. John’s.

— Photo by Rita Chafe

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Very comfortable footwear for the cabin at Windmill Bight.

— Photo by Rex Gibbons

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A one-eyed fox searches for food in Labrador West.

— Photo by Neil Simmons, Labrador City

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A sunset in Labrador West.

— Photo by Neil Simmons, Labrador City

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A sundog is seen over the horizon as evening sets in at Labrador West.

— Photo by Neil Simmons, Labrador City

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The shoreline as seen along the trail between Elliston and Spillar’s Cove, T.B.

— Photo by David Borland, Upper Amherst Cove, Bonavista Bay

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A traditional well-built fishing boat ready to be launched at Trinity East.

— Photo by Neville Webb, Mount Pearl

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Materials stored in a fishing shed in Trinity East include a wooden tub, floats, twine, a buoy, a coal scuttle (bucket), galvanized pails, anchors and an old funnel that was once used to catch cod liver oil.

— Photo by Neville Webb, Mount Pearl

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An old fishing shed in Trinity East leans to the left.

— Photo by Neville Webb, Mount Pearl

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A beautiful day in Salvage, Bonavista Bay.

— Photo by Bill Perks

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A tagged moose in is pictured in Pippy Park in St. John’s.

— Photo by Ferne Williams

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From a kitchen window, the photographer watches a crow enjoy a piece of peanut butter and bread in the St. John’s area.

— Photo by Ferne Williams

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A view of the moon on a spring night.

— Photo by Bernadette Gentry

 

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Tinkers Point on the East Coast Trail at Tors Cove-Mobile.

— Photo by Jennifer Power

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Shadows cast from the sunset over the harbour at Old Bonaventure.

— Photo by Ed Miller

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A scene in Witless Bay.

— Photo by Leanna Collins

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A scene in Witless Bay.

— Photo by Leanna Collins

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The bright flame-like petals of this tulip should attract many bees at MUN Botanical Gardens.

— Photo by Neville Webb, Mount Pearl

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A small ant competes with a bee inside rhododendron petals at MUN Botanical Gardens.

— Photo by Neville Webb, Mount Pearl

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A lady and her children enjoy flying a kite in Bowring Park in St. John’s.

— Photo by Marilyn crotty

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A caribou stands on the boardwalk on the trail heading to Western Brook Pond in Gros Morne National Park.

— Photo by Patricia Parsons

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Work shirts on the clothesline as seen from a patio in Mount Pearl.

— Photo by Don Simms, Mount Pearl

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A bald eagle feeds her baby in Cuckhold's Cove, easily visible along the hiking trail up to Signal Hill from Cuckhold's Cove.

— Photo by Alick Tsui, St. John's

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A Telegram box decorated with flowers at the base in the Goulds area of St. John’s.

— Photo by Heather Donovan

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A decked-over workboat lies ashore at Brigus South.

— Photo by Neville Webb, Mount Pearl

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A boat ready for the crab fishery in Brigus South.

— Photo by Neville Webb, Mount Pearl

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A beautiful blooming morning at Quidi Vidi Lake in St. John’s.

— Photo by Bill Perks

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Big evening sky in the Big Land — Labrador.

— Photo by Neil Simmons, Labrador City

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A view from a backyard in Labrador City on a Friday night.

— Photo by Neil Simmons

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Northern lights dance in the sky over Labrador City.

— Photo by Neil Simmons

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This handmade chair was pictured at Old Shop, Trinity Bay.

— Photo by Neville Webb, Mount Pearl

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Caribou are pictured earlier this spring at St. Shott’s.

— Photo by Wanda Linehan

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A unique piebald pigeon at Quidi Vidi Lake in St. John’s.

— Photo by Bill Perks

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Fishing boats on the slipway in Bauline.

— Photo by Neville Webb, Mount Pearl

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Wood piled high in Bauline.

— Photo by Neville Webb, Mount Pearl

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Abandoned in the grass this old fishing work boat in Aquaforte is a reminder of the inshore cod fishery.

— Photo by Neville Webb, Mount Pearl

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Time and skill were needed to build this old inshore work boat decaying near the shore at Aquaforte.

— Photo by Neville Webb, Mount Pearl

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A little sparrow singing an early morning song.

— Photo by Bill Perks, St. John’s

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Firefighters battle a blaze in the Goulds area in early May. Notice the shape of a face in the flames.

Perry J. Howlett, Goulds

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Baby Seth enjoys the music of a downtown St. John’s accordian player.

— Photo by Julia Halfyard

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A scene in Witless Bay.

— Photo by Jennifer Power

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A scene along the shoreline in Tors Cove.

— Photo by Jennifer Power

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A squirrel curiously eyes the photographer in a local backyard.

— Photo by Dawn Tucker, St. John’s.

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Freshwater Cove near Bay Bulls lighthouse on the East Coast Trail is pictured.

— Photo by Brandon Whelan

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Camping at Freshwater near Bay Bulls on the East Coast Trail.

— Photo by Brandon Whelan

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A waterfall at Freshwater near Bay Bulls on the East Coast Trail.

— Photo by Brandon Whelan

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A sunset at Forest Pond in the Goulds area of St. John’s.

— Photo by Perry J. Howlett

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Young robins pictured in a local nest.

— Photo by Terry Ford

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A grey foggy day in Quidi Vidi in St. John’s.

— Photo by Rita Breen

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A sunset pictured from a point in the St. John’s area.

— Photo by Rita Breen

Telegram readers submit hundreds of beautiful photos to The Telegram, many of which make it into our print and online editions. There are scenic views of rural Newfoundland, the many species of birds that visit backyard feeders, various wildlife, and amazing sunsets, unusual cloud formations, ocean waves, old and new boats, trails, sections of rugged coastlines, beaches, old buildings and on it goes. The photos warm our hearts about the place in which we live, and also help in a way to educate by giving us a glimpse of our history, wildlife and our amazing land and sea. Here are some of those photos.

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  • Becker
    July 17, 2013 - 18:37

    Very nice snap