Category Archives: Central Massachusetts

07.03.2022 Silent Sunday-Raindrops at North Common Meadow

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06.16.2022 Two Ponds, Two Firsts…well four really

On Monday I shot the damselfly, which was a first of that species for me.  But just before that I made an image of a Large Cranberry-Vaccinium macrocarpon flower for the first time. I had seen some of the berries … Continue reading

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11.13.2021 Shhh/Peaceful

A favorite Miles Davis track.

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10.19.2021 Harvard Pond Island

After photographing the sky from the New Salem Lookout this past Sunday, I drove to Harvard Pond in Petersham, just a few miles away, to check out the foliage and hoping for some of that wispy valley fog. The color … Continue reading

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10.04.2021 Clouds in the sky, clouds in the valley

After striking out Friday morning looking for a nice sunrise in New Salem overlooking North Quabbin, I decided to give it another shot Saturday. It’s been a while since I made a nice sunrise image locally so I was quite … Continue reading

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08.24.2021 Two-fer Tuesday-Bug Relief

A quick post for those who are not bug fans and completion of the Two-fer. While looking for a specific flower that I mentioned yesterday, I came across this Closed Gentian-Gentiana clausa growing at Glauco Pond. This was made shortly … Continue reading

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06.27.2021 Silent Sunday-Double Starburst Edition

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04.09.2021 Fog Friday

Just a bit of ground fog over Harvard Pond but with a starburst and a hint of color in the sky. The Water was fairly calm although earlier a beaver caused a few ripples. It won’t be long before I … Continue reading

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03.11.2021 WInter’s Warmth on LIngering Oak Leaves

After yesterday’s pig of a post, here’s a bit of late winter color from Harvard Pond. It will be warm today as we approach the end of the season with mid 60’s today.  Not much snow or ice left here.

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03.04.2021 Coincidence

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