Category Archives: Intimate Landscape

04.27.2017 Return to Amethyst Brook

But what part?  Amethyst Brook offers so many possibilities as it meanders several miles from Pelham to Amherst.  In this case it is also a return to this exact spot that I shot back in 2011.  Back then I straddled … Continue reading

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03.27.2017 Dunlop Brook

Dunlop Brook runs through Romer Woods, a 141 acre parcel that was recently protected for Amherst’s water supply. Robert Romer sold it to the town for a nice reduced price to maintain the water quality and see it protected into … Continue reading

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03.26.2017 Amethyst Brook Subduction

One way to eliminate the constant din of the world is to spend some time enveloped in the sound of moving water.

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03.25.2017 Between a rock and a soft place

After the sunrise shot from Enfield Lookout posted a few days ago, I wandered to see if there was anything a bit more intimate.  I noticed how this rock resembles a human profile, albeit a bit exaggerated, and liked the … Continue reading

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03.24.2017 Hop Brook Cascade

On February 25th, I visited Hop Brook in Holland Glen off Route 9 in Belchertown, MA., a spot that had been one of my most visited places.  A few years back, I found it to be a bit unappealing as … Continue reading

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03.14.2017 Cold and Alone

I almost always shoot solo.  Having a shooting partner is nice and offers a bit of safety when one is hiking deep in the woods or off the beaten path and I’d be wise to do so, but I almost … Continue reading

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02.19.2017 Fire over Hadley, MA

Most often I arrive places well in advance of the light, but this morning I was dragging my feet and didn’t get out of the house until 6:20, only a few minutes prior to sunrise.  I could see lavender building … Continue reading

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