Category Archives: Nature Photography

04.21.2019 Atherton Brook Waterfall Closeup 1

So today I decided to challenge myself with a favorite hike along a brook that feeds the Quabbin Reservoir and eventually quenches the thirst of Boston and surrounds. The hikes on the west side of the watershed are mostly all … Continue reading

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04.16.2019 Another Roaring Falls Cascade

There is more to Roaring Falls than a few cascades, but often I find that focusing on the details of the whole can be rewarding. I made a video with my phone of the whole spot I visited, I think … Continue reading

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04.15.2019 Cladonia cristatella

British Soldier Lichens or Red Cap Lichens are very common Cladonias found all over New England.  On my way out from visiting Roaring Falls yesterday I came across a spot covered with them.  I particularly liked this stump that was … Continue reading

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04.14.2019 Roaring Falls Cascade

I shot a video with my phone thinking I could use a tutorial to edit it, but the tutorial and my version of Lightroom don’t match up, I guess, so that’s on the back burner. For now, here’s an intimate … Continue reading

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04.13.2019 Long Plain Brook Swamp

Another check for flowers went unfulfilled but I did get a chance to explore a swamp landscape that I have been driving past for years. It’s a difficult spot for compositions as the approach is Old Montague Road, I assume, … Continue reading

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04.09.2019 Falls a bit closer

Sorry for the previous post which I deleted.  I’ll repost that once I have uploaded and can better control the size. From Saturday’s visit to Sunderland. The are three levels to this falls.  Here is the upper section and right … Continue reading

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04.08.2019 Dawn Blast Off

Once again, my story starts with an overcast sky, but I thought one never can be sure there won’t be a sliver of light through that overcast which can be of benefit.  Well, there turned out to be more than … Continue reading

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