It’s early morning on Chesapeake Bay. A skipjack with its mainsail up ghosts past Baltimore Light, heading out for a day’s oystering. The rest of the fleet shows dimly through the diffused morning sun.
Nantucket Harbor, Massachusetts. We’re looking across the main channel toward Brant Point Light; the Coatue Wildlife Refuge is behind and to the right of this iconic island symbol, with Wauwinet in the distance.