Monthly Archives: June 2014

06.29.2014 Virginia Spiderwort the pale

This is an annual frontyard image for me.  I am not sure where the plant came from but originally it was the more typical blue/purple hue.  A few years back this less pigmented individual showed up, was fruitful and multiplied   … Continue reading

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07.18.2004………………….

As I am closing in on finishing up the printing and framing for the Cooley Dickinson exhibit, Mary Beth suggested that I include this old image from 10 years ago.  It is one of the first images I made digitally … Continue reading

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06.24.2014 Some Leps

Here are two little winged creatures.  One whose name I know and one that I don’t.  Moths are difficult for me.  I just can’t seem to learn the markings that help narrow things down.  There are thousands of species and … Continue reading

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06.23.2014 Tully Lake Sunrise

About two weeks ago I was driving by this spot with a friend when I noticed the sun’s location and thought it would be good for sunrise someday soon.  I woke early this morning, couldn’t get back to sleep and … Continue reading

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06.21.2014 Rose Pogonia

The Grass Pink (Calopogon tuberosus) and Rose Pogonia (Pogonia ophioglossoides) seem to be traveling companions as I almost always find one with the other.  Both like bogs and meadows with wet soils.  This morning spot qualifies as wet which made … Continue reading

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06.17.2014 Rock Art

Sunday was a lackluster day for me.  A rough hike, by my standards which are pretty low, on Saturday took a bit more out of me than I expected.  So I just rode around the Quabbin Park with nothing much … Continue reading

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06.16.2014 Goldmine Brook Falls sans newt

This is the upper section of the waterfall.  I have no idea if people swim in this pool, but it sure was cold on this day….I could see my breath.  Maybe someday I’ll be able to scramble out among the … Continue reading

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