New England Scenery

 

Rick Dumont is a freelance photographer contributing regularly to organizations such as the Greater Portsmouth Chamber of Commerce and Prescott Park Arts Festival. He has covered events such as the Chamber’s Fashion’s Night Out, Holiday Auction and Wine Tasting, and the annual reveal of PPAF’s summer theater selection..

CASTLE FULL MOON
CASTLE FULL MOON

The Portsmouth Naval Prison closed its doors forever in 1974. However, the moon still makes its visit. This image was taken on August 21st, 2013 from Prescott Park during a Wednesday evening concert intermission. A close-up of the castle and moon were published on the front page of The Foster’s Daily Democrat. It is a panorama of five different images stitched together in software. Presented on ARTiPLAQ 25 x 7 - 125

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HMS BOUNTY
HMS BOUNTY

HMS Bounty was built in 1962 for the filming of a remake of the movie “Mutiny on the Bounty.” On October 12th, 2012, Bounty sank off the coast of North Carolina due to rough seas caused by Hurricane Sandy. This image was taken in May of 2010 during the Tall Ships Parade entering Portsmouth Harbor. Presented on ARTiPLAQ (8x12) - 75

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SEAFOOD FESTIVAL
SEAFOOD FESTIVAL

The weekend after Labor Day brings the annual Seafood Festival to Hampton Beach. This image was taken in 2013 from the deck of the Sea Ketch and reflects the beautiful weather which brought out a great crowd. It is comprised of four different images stitched together. Presented on ARTiPLAQ. - 95

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RYE HARBOR SUMMER
RYE HARBOR SUMMER

Rye Harbor State Marina is the summer home of many commercial fishing and whale watching vessels. The dinghies wait in quiet anticipation. This image was taken in August of 2013 and is a panorama of four images stitched in software. Presented on ARTiPLAQ 24x6 - 125

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NORTH CHURCH AT TWILIGHT
NORTH CHURCH AT TWILIGHT

It always amazes me as to how many different views of the iconic steeple there are from the streets of Portsmouth. This particular view was captured from the corner of State and Pleasant St. which was cause for a “pause and stop” photo-op. Presented on ARTiPLAQ (6 x 13) 65

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NORTH CHURCH AT NIGHT
NORTH CHURCH AT NIGHT

North Church is an icon of the City of Portsmouth. Not often are the streets as desolate as they were near midnight on July 3rd, 2011. Presented on ARTiPLAQ 65 Mounted/Matted in antique frame 165

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NORTH BEACH MORNING
NORTH BEACH MORNING

A New Day Begins Reset – Refresh – Renew Presented on canvas (20 x 10) 145 (270 paired)

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NORTH BEACH EVENING
NORTH BEACH EVENING

A romantic walk along Hampton’s North Beach offered up this rare opportunity to catch a full moon and a tranquil sea. Presented on canvas (20 x 10) 145 (270 paired)

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HMS BOUNTY
HMS BOUNTY

HMS Bounty was built in 1962 for the filming of a remake of the movie “Mutiny on the Bounty.” On October 12th, 2012, Bounty sank off the coast of North Carolina due to rough seas caused by Hurricane Sandy. This image was taken in May of 2010 during the Tall Ships Parade entering Portsmouth Harbor. Presented on ARTiPLAQ (8x12) - 75

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HISTORY UNDER SAIL
HISTORY UNDER SAIL

The Gundalow is a sailing vessel unique to the Piscataqua River. It was used to transport goods up and down the tidal river. Antique Framed - 275

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DE-CONSTRUCTING MEMORIAL BRIDGE
DE-CONSTRUCTING MEMORIAL BRIDGE

The Memorial Bridge was built in 1923 in dedication to the soldiers and sailors of World War I. This image was taken in March of 2012 during the demolition of the bridge making way for the new bridge which opened in 2013. It is a panorama of two images stitched together in software. Presented on ARTiPLAQ - 125

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APRIL MOON
APRIL MOON

April Moon was captured in April of 2012 over North Beach in Hampton, NH. The soft periwinkle light and tranquil sea reflects the peacefulness of pre-summer crowds. Presented on canvas - 155

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