11.01.2020 Blue Moon of Massachusetts Keep on Shining

Before the frosty heron incident, there was this setting full moon, the second of the month so “Blue”.

I wanted to catch it low when it would be reflecting the warmth of the rising sun but only had a few moments before it sank into the fog bank that would soon envelop the valley and block the view of the Holyoke Range I had visualized for a later shoot over Hop Brook.

About Steve Gingold

I am a Nature Photographer with interests in all things related. Water, flowers, insects and fungi are my main interests but I am happy to photograph wildlife and landscapes and all other of Nature's subjects.
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20 Responses to 11.01.2020 Blue Moon of Massachusetts Keep on Shining

  1. Adele Brand says:

    That carries such a feel of late autumn.

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  2. Ann Mackay says:

    Oh, that deep blue feels so wintery – and mysterious. I love the contrast with the warm colour of the moon.

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  3. Nice Steve! Really like the β€œwarm” color of the moon!

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  4. Jane Lurie says:

    Beauty, Steve. πŸ™‚

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  5. You kept on shooting while the moon kept on shining.

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  6. A beautiful clear, distinct moon against the blues of the foliage. Great shot!

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  7. krikitarts says:

    I’m sure Bill Monroe would approve, as do I.

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  8. shoreacres says:

    I can’t believe I missed the Blue Moon, but I sure did. Your capture is gorgeous, although it’s hard to comprehend it’s that cold up there already.

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    • Thanks, Linda. If you think it’s hard for you…. πŸ™‚

      Despite what people say, once in a blue moon is fairly often depending on one’s sense of time. The next one is in August although that will be a seasonal and not monthly.

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