① memo 20181213 ~ 2018 United States Elections ~ Marathon Key , Overseas Highway , the day (Nov 7th) after the 2018 United States Election of Marathon mayor Michelle Coldiron as commissioner in the board of Monroe County – home of the Florida Keys
① memo 20181211 ~ Highway to Heaven ~ Overseas Highway, last month, Florida Keys
① memo 20181210 ~ Mangroves of Florida Keys ~ Gulf of Mexico from Middle Torch Key , last month, Florida Keys
① memo 20181209 ~ Sunbathing in the Florida Keys ~ Great white heron (I believe) sunbathing in the mangroves of Middle Torch Key , Florida Keys , last month. ‘Sunbathing’ either to warm itself or trying to lose heat ..
① memo 20181208 ~ Looe Key Reef Trip ~ Boat trip last month starting in the waterways of Ramrod Key and into the ocean to the beautiful Looe Key coral reef for scuba diving with underwater camerawoman Diane Lundy (divemaster Looe Key Dive Center http://www.diveflakeys.com
) using a GoPro Hero 3 – spotting dolphin (from the boat) , Goliath Groupers , sharks, stingray, barracuda, puffer fish, huge Spiney Caribbean lobster , sergeant barrel fish etc. Editing in Final Cut Pro X.
① memo 20181207 ~ Scuba Skills Update ~ I have been diving since 1991 (starting in Gozo, Malta) but my last dive was 12 years ago (dive #57 in Bonaire) so I got a Scuba Refresher last month from Diane Lundy from the Looe Key Dive Center in Ramrod Key ( http://www.diveflakeys.com
) in their pool in the morning before diving in the ocean in the afternoon on the Looe Key Reef, Florida Keys
① memo 20181206 ~ Shorebirds ~ Birds on the shore of Bahia Honda Key last month, Florida Keys