Author Archives: Steve Gingold

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.

08.16.2018 The Third Dean Brook Cascade Composition

I guess you could accuse me of milking this cascade, but it has so many “good sides” to it.  I actually did a fourth from a distance but that one doesn’t work as well as the others so you can … Continue reading

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08.15.2018 Buffam Brook Cascade

Here is another favorite spot that few if any visit. It is located a little above the more popular waterfall of the same name. I’ve shot this cascade from the other side a few times in the past, but this … Continue reading

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08.14.2018 Two views of one cascade in Dean Brook

I love this brook with all its cascades. The water was quite strong yesterday and, depending on where I stood, was capable of pulling me downstream if I got careless. But once my feet, and those of the tripod, were … Continue reading

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08.13.2018 Mudcracks

Dry spell after a wet spell.

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08.12.2018 Amanita…do not eat a

The Blusher (Amanita rubescens) is variable in appearance. Supposedly edible if properly prepared (like a pufferfish), but as I suggest in the title, I wouldn’t take a chance on any Amanita.

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08.11.2018 I do love me a good fog

Owens Pond is a favorite spot for a couple of reasons, foggy tree reflections being the main attraction. Early Sunday morning, August 5th, I had it all to myself.  Peace, quiet, tranquility.

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08.10.2018 South Amherst Sunrise

After a storm, quite often the departing clouds light up at sunrise.

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