Category Archives: Patterns in Nature

07.28.2020-2 Striped Maple Abstract

While walking in Bear Swamp last week looking for orchids, I came across a Striped Maple aka Goosefoot Maple-Acer pensylvanicum, just about a foot tall and laying on the ground.  It was near the entrance and I guess that possibly … Continue reading

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07.07.2020 Wordless Wednesday

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06.24.2020 Mount Pollux with Clouds

No mountain pictured, but that’s where my feet were planted for both the views. I don’t often photograph on a bright sunny day at noon but as I was returning home from running some errands I couldn’t resist the strong … Continue reading

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06.13.2020 Fungal Fire

A little abstract fungus something on a warm sunny day in New England. Ganoderma tsugae, along with G. lucidum, are herbal mushrooms used for a variety of applications.  I am not an herbalist or a mycologist so that’s all I … Continue reading

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06.08.2020-2 White Oak Leaves in Spring Regalia

For all you Spring foliage lovers.  🙂

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05.18.2020 Cascade Swirl

Most of the wider view compositions in this stretch of the brook I have already done several times leaving more intimate portions to be discovered.  I had never noticed this swirl before.  I tried an angle from below but found … Continue reading

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05.12.2020 Tongue-tied Tuesday-Along Roaring Brook

 

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04.18.2020 Saturday Splash

On the lower right of yesterday’s waterfall, in a gap on the ridge, the water was making quite a splash.  It’s a chaotic little cascade and I thought it interesting.  Not quite as flashy as the whole cascade but a … Continue reading

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04.09.2020 Buffam Brook Cascade Reflections

After photographing yesterday’s posted cascade and video, I climbed up the hill aside the brook and shot this upper section again. You may have seen it before, if you have been hanging around the blog for a while, here, and … Continue reading

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04.02.20-2 Around and round we go

After all the rain we had earlier this week, the Amethyst Brook waterfall in Pelham was running about as good as it gets. Swirls are not a big thing with me, but I know folks enjoy them so when there … Continue reading

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