Wednesday, March 31, 2021

Flamingo

 
Flamingo

"Flamingo" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Flamingo posing for the camera at Ardastra Gardens, Zoo and Conservation Centre, Nassau, Bahamas.

Green Tech - PC Wallpaper

 
Green Tech

"Green Tech" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

I created this in PS7 a while ago. You may download the full size image to use as PC wallpaper for your computer screen.  Res: 1152x864, Ratio: 4:3

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

Dilly Dally

 
Front of Dilly Dally gift and souvenir store.

"Dilly Dally" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Dilly Dally store in Harbour Is., Bahamas. For gifts and souvenirs.

Poinciana Summer, Harbour Is.

 
Blooming Poinciana tree on island street.

"Poinciana Summer, Harbour Is." ⒼA. Derek Catalano

Blooming poinciana tree on Dunmore St., Harbour Is., Bahamas. The building is used as the residence for the priest of John Wesley Methodist church.

Monday, March 29, 2021

St. John's Harbour Is.

 
Front of St. John's church, Harbour Is.

"St. John's Harbour Is." ⒸA. Derek Catalano

St. John's Anglican church, top-o-the-hill, Dunmore St., Harbour Is.

Yellow Poinciana

 
Yellow poinciana tree.

"Yellow Poinciana" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Yellow Poinciana tree in Harbour Is., Bahamas.

Saturday, March 27, 2021

Papua

 
Face of Papua New Guinea tribal man.

"Papua" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

I drew this figure in pencil with a sort of Papua New Guinea, tribal look. It was drawn completely from my mind's eye with no reference at all. So some things fit in and some things don't. 😊

Strong Survivor

Rusty fishing boat.

"Strong Survivor" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Boat under the bridge to Paradise Is., Potter's Cay, Nassau.

Blue and Yellow Macaw

 
Blue and Yellow Macaw

"Blue and Yellow Macaw" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Friday, March 26, 2021

Pink and Yellow Roses

 
Pink and Yellow Roses

"Pink and Yellow Roses" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Roses in a front yard flower garden, Nassau, Bahamas.

Thursday, March 25, 2021

Prince George Docks

 
Prince George Docks showing watchtower and cruise ships.

"Prince George Docks" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Central downtown, Nassau, Bahamas.

3 In a Row

 
Three flowers in a row on a vine.

"3 In a Row" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Flowering sky vine, Thunbergia grandiflora,  on a fence on Bay St., Nassau, Bahamas.

Wednesday, March 24, 2021

Horse Shoeing

 
Man shoeing a horse.

"Horse Shoeing" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Re-shoeing a surrey horse at Joe Billy Park, Fowler St., Nassau, Bahamas.

Cutleaf Morning Glory

 
Close up of Cutleaf Morning Glory flower.

"Cutleaf Morning Glory" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Cutleaf morning glory, Merremia dissecta, Harbour Is., Bahamas.

Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Down Sea Bench Lookout - HD Wallpaper

 
Bench under shady trees by the shore overlooking the sea.

"Down Sea Bench Lookout" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Cool lookout point down sea Harbour Is., Bahamas. Download the full size image to use as wallpaper for your computer screen. Res: 5312x2988, Ratio: 16:9

The Loyalist Cottage

 
The Loyalist Cottage

"The Loyalist Cottage" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

The Loyalist Cottage in Harbour Is., was built in 1797. This historical home was recently restored by the Lippmanns, of Westchester County, New York.

Harbour Island Beach - HD Wallpaper

 
Harbour Island Beach

" Harbour Island Beach" ⒸA. Derek Catalano
 
The pink sands beach of Harbour Is., Bahamas. Download the full size image to use as wallpaper for your computer screen. Res: 5312x2988, Ratio: 16:9

Monday, March 22, 2021

Mailboat Co. Ltd.

 
Mailboat at Potter's Cay dock.

"Mailboat Co. Ltd." ⒸA. Derek Catalano

The Fiesta servicing Nassau, Freeport, Miami and Fort Lauderdale. Potter's Cay, Nassau, Bahamas.

Dead Tree Sunset

 
Dead Tree Sunset

"Dead Tree Sunset" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Colourful sunset in Nassau, Bahamas.

Silk Top Thatch Berries - Thrinax radiata

 
Silk Top Thatch Berries

"Silk Top Thatch Berries" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

The Silk Top thatch tree palms are used for straw craft in The Bahamas. The tree produces berries which ripen white. Nassau, Bahamas.

Saturday, March 20, 2021

Potter's Cay Sunset - PC HD Wallpaper

 
Potter's Cay Sunset

"Potter's Cay Sunset" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Mail boat at Potter's Cay with Paradise Is., bridge in the distance. Nassau, Bahamas. Download the full size image to use as wallpaper for your computer screen. Res: 5312x2988, Ratio: 16:9

Potter's Cay East Point

 
Potter's Cay east point sunset sky and sea.

"Potter's Cay East Point" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Evening moon at the eastern end of Potter's Cay, Nassau, Bahamas.

Fishing Boats at Potter's Cay

 
Fishing Boats at Potter's Cay

"Fishing Boats at Potter's Cay" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Waiting to go out on another voyage. Nassau, Bahamas.

Friday, March 19, 2021

Lands & Surveys Dept.

 
Lands & Surveys Department building.

"Lands & Surveys Dept." ⒸA. Derek Catalano

East Bay St., Nassau, Bahamas.

Runaway Hill Poinciana

Close up of bright red  poinciana flowers.

 "Runaway Hill Poinciana" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Close shot of poinciana blooms on the path to Runaway Hill hotel, Harbour Is., Bahamas.

Fishing Boats Under the Bridge

 
Fishing Boats Under the Bridge

"Fishing Boats Under the Bridge" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Potters Cay dock, Nassau, Bahamas.

Thursday, March 18, 2021

Runaway Hill Poinciana

 
Poinciana tree on lawn beside pathway.

"Runaway Hill Poinciana" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Poinciana tree on the path to Runaway Hill, Harbour Is., Bahamas.

Nassau Yacht Club Pool Deck

 
Nassau Yacht Club Pool Deck

"Nassau Yacht Club Pool Deck" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Pool deck at the Nassau Yacht Club overlooking Nassau harbour with Paradise Is. in the distance.

Lignum Vitae Flowers

 
 
" Lignum Vitae Flowers" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Also known as the tree of life. Nassau, Bahamas. Used for building the wood of the lignum vitae tree is a combination of strength, toughness and density.

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Disney Cruise Ship

 
Disney Cruise Ship

"Disney Cruise Ship" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

One of Disney's cruise ships in port at Prince George dock, Nassau, Bahamas.

Water Tower Skyline

 
Water Tower Skyline

"Water Tower Skyline" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Taken from the top floor of the old general post office on East St., Nassau, Bahamas. The post office has since been demolished.

Briland Cottages

 
Historic loyalist cottages in Harbour Island.

"Briland Cottages" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Loyalist cottages on Bay St., Harbour Is., Bahamas. Made of Abaco pine and built in the 1700s.

Tuesday, March 16, 2021

Choppy Harbour

 
Choppy seas in harbour.

"Choppy Harbour" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Choppy day in Harbour Is., Bahamas.

Luciano's Desert Rose

 
Close up of flowers.

"Luciano's Desert Rose" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Desert Rose flowers in front of Luciano's restaurant east Bay St., Nassau, Bahamas.

Bahamian Cherries

 
Bahamian Cherries

"Bahamian Cherries" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Bahamian cherries on the tree. Nassau, Bahamas.

Monday, March 15, 2021

Painted Boats

 
Painted Boats

"Painted Boats" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Painted boats at Potter's Cay, Nassau, Bahamas.

Antique Car Show

 
Austin Healey Hood

"Austin Healey Hood" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Austin Healey at antique car show, Arawak Cay, Nassau, Bahamas.

Antique Car Show

 
Antique Mustang

"Antique Mustang" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Antique Mustang at antique car show at Arawak Cay, Nassau, Bahamas.

Antique Car Show

 
Antique Corvette Stingray

"Antique Corvette Stingray" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Antique Corvette Stingray at antique car show at Arawak Cay, Nassau, Bahamas.

Sunday, March 14, 2021

Royal Bank of Canada

 
Royal Bank of Canada

"Royal Bank of Canada" A. Derek Catalano

The Royal Bank of Canada opened its first branch in 1908 on Bay Street in Nassau, Bahamas.

Wall of Respect

 
Airbrushed mural on wall saying the word "Respect".

"Wall of Respect" A. Derek Catalano

Powerful. East St., Nassau, Bahamas.

On The Curve

 
Calm, curved beach.

"On The Curve" A. Derek Catalano

A small beach on the curve at Goodman's Bay just past Go Slow bend, Nassau, Bahamas.

Saturday, March 13, 2021

Anolis-Sagrei

 
Anolis-Sagrei lizard.

"Anolis-Sagrei" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Common lizard of The Bahamas. Macro shot, Nassau, Bahamas.

Briland Stalls on Bay

 
Briland Stalls on Bay

"Briland Stalls on Bay" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Souvenir stalls on Bay St., Harbour Is.

PLP Dock

 
Boats at dock with fishermen cleaning fish.

"PLP Dock" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Harbour Is., Bahamas. It was built some time ago by the Progressive Liberal Party, a political party, during their early years in office.

Friday, March 12, 2021

Blowin' in the Wind

 
Mobile blowing in the wind.

"Blowin' in the Wind" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Hand made wind mobile outside a shop in Harbour Is., Bahamas.

Gone for the Day

 
Boat with family heading out to sea.

"Gone for the Day" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Family heading out for the day from Spanish Wells.

British Colonial Hotel

 
British Colonial Hotel

"British Colonial Hotel" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

Catamaran in the harbour with the historic British Colonial Hotel and beach in the background, Nassau, Bahamas.

Thursday, March 11, 2021

Ships in Port

 
Ships in Port

"Ships in Port" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

The Carnival Fantasy and Norwegian Sky docked at Prince George dock, center of downtown Nassau, Bahamas. You can capture many good pics from the upper deck of the ferry as it travels through the harbour on it's way to north Eleuthera.

Sun Ray Iris

Sun ray shining on Iris flower.

 "Sun Ray Iris" ⒸA. Derek Catalano

This lone iris was blooming in the shadows of a garden, but there was a small ray of sunshine illuminating it. I always keep my cam with me to get shots on the go. Bay. St., Nassau, Bahamas.