Category Archives: Water

02.14.2019 Simplicity and it’s opposite

Happy Valentine’s Day to all.  I appreciate all of your likes, comments and support through the years.  Have a wonderful day. On January 27th, I visited Harvard Pond in Petersham, MA.  Yes, it and the forest surrounding are owned and … Continue reading

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02.12.2019 Buffam Brook Ice Suckers

Folks are often remarking that they see different things in my images, at least the more abstract ones, and for a change I thought I’d volunteer something. The cups on an Octopus’ arms are called suckers and that’s what this … Continue reading

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02.11.2019 Dean Brook Intimate Cascade

It’s always worth returning to certain places.  Dean Brook is one of them with variations all year long. And, of course, changes are always happening in winter. Ice softens, melts, and refreezes into new shapes.  So much of Nature is … Continue reading

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02.03.2019 Blue Ice

As I drove along the Quabbin Spillway yesterday I noticed a large mass of ice atop a rock below the falling water. Part was blue, from being cold I guess, while the bulk was bright white. I liked the contrast … Continue reading

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01.15.2019 A little more spillway frost

Downstream from the waterfall was this tree that had been covered with frozen steam coming off the Swift River. Kind of amazing that the water was still warm enough to give off steam in 12 degree weather.  Certainly not warm … Continue reading

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01.12.2019 Murphy Falls Filigreed Ice

I realize that I am playing fast and loose with “filigree” to describe the ice, but it is intricate and somewhat delicate and that is the word that comes to mind when I see this type of ice formation. The … Continue reading

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12.29.2018 Spillway Cascade

As I stood there enjoying the view, I looked for narrower compositions and was struck by this cascade in front of the falling water.A bit foggy out there in the dark this morning.  I am hoping it lingers after day … Continue reading

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