Category Archives: Mountains

08.14.2019 Pack Monadnock from New Salem

Yes, this is a familiar view, one I have shared many times.  But as with most things repeated here, there is always something a bit different.  In this case it is the closest view I have shared, made with the … Continue reading

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01.02.2019 Mount Norwottuck at Dawn from Honey Pot Road

I don’t know what I am going to do when sunrise is at 5 a.m. or earlier.  I’ve become so used to sleeping until 5 or later and that means I am barely making it out the door in time … Continue reading

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05.03.2017 A brief moment in time

This scene is from a few minutes prior to my post the other day-“Oh, just another spectacular beginning to a day”.  I enjoyed the shapes of the clouds over the mountains in this view to the north from New Salem … Continue reading

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02.20.2017 The Holyoke Mountain Range from Afar

This is a view from the Quabbin Tower just as the sun was rising.  I had the Belt of Venus in mind as I drove there and decided to do a long shot of the mountains as I climbed the … Continue reading

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09.06.2016 North Light

The light at sunrise is not always all about the sun and clouds in the east.  Sidelighting can be quite lovely and exhibits a depth that is not as evident when looking directly at the light source. This view, seen … Continue reading

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08.24.2016 Wordless Wednesday-Mount Lizzie

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07.03.2016 The view from Soapstone Hill

This is probably the best vantage point for viewing the Quabbin Reservoir from the ground.  I seriously doubt I will ever get a drone, but I also seriously doubted I would ever get a CD player. This time we are … Continue reading

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05.19.2016 The other one from before work

I was on my way home for breakfast when I noticed there were still a few hints of color in the clouds over the Holyoke Range.  There was plenty of time…well a few minutes anyway…so I stopped and composed a … Continue reading

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04.13.2016 Wordless Wednesday – North Quabbin Dawn

On a day with the number 13 attached, probably the less said the better.

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03.15.2016 And over my shoulder was this…

Yup, yet another shot of Mount Monadnock captured just a few moments after yesterday’s posted image. Who says a cloudy sky isn’t good for sunrise?  As long as the sun has an opening in the clouds, the color will be … Continue reading

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