Monthly Archives: October 2015

10.31.2015 Holyoke Range Foliage

As you may have guessed, I love this spot and try to find something new to share.  Yesterday I tried to get an image of the majority of the Holyoke Range.  Long Mountain and Rattlesnake Knob didn’t quite make it … Continue reading

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10.27.2015 Full Hunter’s Super Moon

Here’s a collection of full moon images from last night and this morning.  Last night was not planned, but when I thought about it I realized that it would rise over our street. OK, I admit it…that was two images…one … Continue reading

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10.25.2015 Mount Pollux Finale

As far as 10/24 goes, this is it.  I think. After yesterday’s post, I walked up the hill to the two maples that have dominated that spot for many years.  Near the crest, so to speak as it’s not very … Continue reading

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10.24.2015 Sunrise and Foliage on Mount Pollux

Frost on the ground (24°F) and Raynauds in my gloves…it’s early winter in October in New England. This morning at 6:30 was an aimless drive before sunrise  which for us is now at about 7:15 until next Sunday when it … Continue reading

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10.22.2015 Down n dirty with a wood turtle

The face of an angel.  🙂 You never know…could be true. This is another from the Wayback Machine…June 2008 in Northern Maine.  I was just as low as the turtle although with 420mm between us.

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10.19.2015 Fall Reflection

Not a recent shot unfortunately.  It does represent repeated visits however.  I drove by here yesterday to find little color, but have visited it for years waiting for a nice display which happened for this image in 2011.  Although we … Continue reading

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10.18.2015 The long and the short of it

Exposure-wise, that is.  These are not exactly identical as they were shot a few minutes apart and the light was changing frequently on a partly cloudy morning.  The sun was peeking in and out between clouds which made for some … Continue reading

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