Category Archives: Sunrise

11.05.2022 Drama from the Archives

Trolling through the memories I found this shot not previously processed from a dramatic morning on Mount Pollux. Not sure why I never did anything with it but better late than never.  And it’s always nice to find a little … Continue reading

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10.07.2022 South Amherst Sunrise

Ordinarily this would have been a “Ride to Work” post but I had the day off to take advantage of the warmth and work on repairing our garage apron which was in need of some serious work. All prepped and … Continue reading

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07.24.2022. Silent Sunday- Brickyard 5:30 a.m.

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06.26.2022 South Amherst at Dawn

I was headed to North Quabbin yesterday for the sunrise that I posted earlier this morning.  But this was why I got there after it had crested the distant hills. I have shot this location before.  The silos belong to … Continue reading

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05.19.2022 Learned a New Trick

In the past I’ve ham-handed my attempts at flare removal.  Some have turned out reasonably okay and others not so much.  I recently learned a method involving an inverted curves adjustment that does a nice job.  Of course, this image … Continue reading

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04.15.2022 Fog Friday-Fog on Fire

Giving the archival frogs a break.  Hopefully there will some new froggy heads bobbing up in the ponds soon. But fog is good too and my favorite landscape condition. Some days the valleys catch the light before the rest of … Continue reading

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02.16.2022 Not so Wordy Wednesday

It’s cold here. 11°F this morning.  But…today will be the start of a warmup and winter seems on the wane. In anticipation, here’s a nice warm shot from a Spring archive find.

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12.31.2021 Goodbye 2021…Hello 2022

I imagine most of us were very happy to welcome 2021 after a dismal 2020. I bet now most of us are equally or more pleased to see 2021 in our tailights.  It has ended on some bad notes.  Of … Continue reading

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12.16.2021 The best ride to work…so far

I don’t think apologies will be necessary with the iPhone images this time. More sunrise shots but the phone captured sharp images and they transferred to the computer in good shape. When I left the house to go to work … Continue reading

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12.15.2021 Wordless Wednesday

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