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Ella Derbyshire's Snapshots

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  1. Maniilaq Health Center

    Snapshot Title: Maniilaq Health Center
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: KotzebueGrassPools
    Image Owner: James Farrington



    Description:

    Under the green roof.



  2. Airport Runway Extension

    Snapshot Title: Airport Runway Extension
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: Kotzebue Alaska June 12 2011
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    Coming to Kotzebue in July 2011. Stay tuned....



  3. Stay Tuned

    Snapshot Title: Stay Tuned
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: Kotzebue Alaska June 12 2011
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    Beginning in July 2011, our east-west runway, which is now 5900 feet long, is supposed to get an extension. As you can see, the only way to extend is out into Kotzebue Sound. We have a list of planne...



  4. Erosion Control

    Snapshot Title: Erosion Control
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: Beach and Painted Ladies of Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    Attempt to control shifting sand



  5. Deering Airport Facilities

    Snapshot Title: Deering Airport Facilities
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: Deering Alaska From Cape Deceit June 22, 2011
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    DEE or DER has a 3300 foot long, 75 foot wide gravel runway.



  6. Ipnatchiaq

    Snapshot Title: Ipnatchiaq
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: Deering Alaska From Cape Deceit June 22, 2011
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    June 2011



  7. Repairs and Renovations

    Snapshot Title: Repairs and Renovations
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: Deering Alaska from the Tundra
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    There were quite a few houses getting new windows and/or insulation.



  8. Sea Ice

    Snapshot Title: Sea Ice
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: Deering Alaska From Cape Deceit June 22, 2011
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    Still abundant at the summer solstice



  9. Snow

    Snapshot Title: Snow
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: Deering Alaska From Cape Deceit June 22, 2011
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:



  10. Air Strip

    Snapshot Title: Air Strip
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: Deering Alaska From Cape Deceit June 22, 2011
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    Airport code DRG



  11. Cape Deceit Light

    Snapshot Title: Cape Deceit Light
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: Deering Alaska From Cape Deceit June 22, 2011
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    Solar Powered



  12. Health Services

    Snapshot Title: Health Services
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: Deering Alaska from the Tundra
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    The Deering Clinic



  13. The Light at Cape Deceit

    Snapshot Title: The Light at Cape Deceit
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: Deering Alaska from the Tundra
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    An aid to navigation in Kotzebue Sound



  14. Wooden Boats

    Snapshot Title: Wooden Boats
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: A Good Morning in Deering Alaska June 22, 2011
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:



  15. Yes.

    Snapshot Title: Yes.
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: A Good Morning in Deering Alaska June 22, 2011
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    On June 22, there is still snow in Deering.



  16. Cemetery

    Snapshot Title: Cemetery
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: A Good Morning in Deering Alaska June 22, 2011
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:



  17. Cemetery

    Snapshot Title: Cemetery
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: A Good Morning in Deering Alaska June 22, 2011
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    On the bluff overlooking town.



  18. Cape Deceit Light

    Snapshot Title: Cape Deceit Light
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: A Good Morning in Deering Alaska June 22, 2011
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    Perched on th edge of a cliff 200 feet above the water, this light is maintained from July 1 to November 1.



  19. Winterizing

    Snapshot Title: Winterizing
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: A Good Morning in Deering Alaska June 22, 2011
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    The construction crews will soon arrive on site and resume upgrading windows, insulation walls etc. in some of the Deering's residences.



  20. The Deering Native Store

    Snapshot Title: The Deering Native Store
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: A Good Morning in Deering Alaska June 22, 2011
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    General Merchandise available here.



  21. Subsistence

    Snapshot Title: Subsistence
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: A Good Morning in Deering Alaska June 22, 2011
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    These structures are used for drying seal and other meats.



  22. A Dog Yard

    Snapshot Title: A Dog Yard
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: Kotzebue Alaska June 12 2011
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    If you look around town, you will see quite a few of these little communities of houses for sled dogs.



  23. Ralph Wien Memorial Airport Terminals

    Snapshot Title: Ralph Wien Memorial Airport Terminals
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: Kotzebue Alaska June 12 2011
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    Alaska Airlines provides flights to Anchorage 3 times a day. Bering Air and Era Air fly to our region's 12 remote villages.



  24. A new diversion

    Snapshot Title: A new diversion
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: Kotzebue Alaska June 12 2011
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    so to speak



  25. Something New

    Snapshot Title: Something New
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: Kotzebue Alaska June 12 2011
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    The old NANA Museum is no more, but the rounded blue roof tops the new Northwest Arctic Heritage Center. The National Park Service has opened this cultural gem. It takes quite a bit of effort to visit...



  26. The Last of the Sea Ice

    Snapshot Title: The Last of the Sea Ice
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: Kotzebue Alaska June 12 2011
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    Chunks of ice in warmer water bring us the fog that frequently closes the airport this tme of year.



  27. Snow

    Snapshot Title: Snow
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: Kotzebue Alaska June 12 2011
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    It seems like it is never too late for tossing snowballs.



  28. Something New

    Snapshot Title: Something New
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: Kotzebue Alaska June 12 2011
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    The long-awaited new hotel



  29. Fresnel Lens

    Snapshot Title: Fresnel Lens
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: West Chop Light, Martha's Vineyard
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    High technology in 1857, and still a superb optic today.



  30. The Red Sector

    Snapshot Title: The Red Sector
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: West Chop Light, Martha's Vineyard
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    Warning.



  31. The Cape Poge Light

    Snapshot Title: The Cape Poge Light
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: The Edgartown Harbor Light, Martha's Vineyard
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    On Chappaquiddick Island



  32. Solar Panel

    Snapshot Title: Solar Panel
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: The Edgartown Harbor Light, Martha's Vineyard
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    To power the light.



  33. Red Light

    Snapshot Title: Red Light
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: The Edgartown Harbor Light, Martha's Vineyard
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    Flashese every 6 seconds. And yes, those are Christmas lights up there!



  34. The Gay Head Light

    Snapshot Title: The Gay Head Light
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: The Gay Head Light, Martha's Vineyard
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    Red and white lights alternaing every 15 seconds.



  35. The West Chop Light

    Snapshot Title: The West Chop Light
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: The East Chop Light
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:



  36. The Light

    Snapshot Title: The Light
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: The East Chop Light
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    Green 300mm optic. 3seconds green, 3 seconds dark.



  37. To be a Painted Lady

    Snapshot Title: To be a Painted Lady
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: Beach and Painted Ladies of Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    Victorian or Edwardian? Showing off detailing with 3 or more colors? Yes. Yes. This is a Painted Lady!



  38. Arend's Samoset-on-the-Sound

    Snapshot Title: Arend's Samoset-on-the-Sound
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: Beach and Painted Ladies of Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    Already open for Summer 2011



  39. Isabelle's Beach House

    Snapshot Title: Isabelle's Beach House
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: Beach and Painted Ladies of Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    A well-placed and popular Bed and Breakfast establishment.



  40. Tourists

    Snapshot Title: Tourists
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: The Ruins of St. Mary's Abbey
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:



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