Sails Over Blue Water

Yesterday a catamaran capsized off the coast of Wrightsville Beach, about a mile and a half out to sea from Johnny Mercer’s Pier. Thanks to the foresight of the boaters, a cell phone was packed inside a zip lock bag, allowing them to place a call to the U.S. Coast Guard. The two men were rescued and neither man was injured.

This photo of a few sailboats on the amazing blue water of Wrightsville Beach was taken on Saturday, a busy day for sailing. It was chosen for Blue Monday.

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9 comments on “Sails Over Blue Water”

  1. What an exciting rescue story! Thanks for sharing. Happy Blue Monday.

  2. Wow! The sea is truly so big, and each of us so small….

    Happy Blue Monday!

  3. They are definitely having the best Monday of their lives!

  4. Hi Gina, your picture is absolutely beautiful!

    Come over and enter my anniversary giveaway….I would be happy to have you.

    Happy Blue Monday.

    Barb

  5. A beautiful shot of the ocean!

    I recently discovered your photo blog, Ginger, and I really love it. I’m a newbie photographer with my own modest photoblog. I have you listed in my blogroll!

    Keep snapping!

  6. Very pretty. We live on Cape Cod but we only see Martha’s Vineyard from where we are.
    Cindy

  7. Great picture and interesting caption. Cell phones can be lifesavers. Who would have thought, long ago.

    Happy Blue Monday

  8. Howdy
    Wow What a fabulous photo today.
    Thank you for sharing.
    Happy Trails

  9. beautiful picture.


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