Category Archives: Water

07.31.2019 Dean Brook Dribble

A bit of an exaggeration, but the brooks around here are all now mostly rocks with just a slow flow of shallow water. The forecast keeps predicting heavy downpours from passing thunder storms but so far we haven’t seen it.  … Continue reading

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07.03.2019 Wordless Waterfall Wednesday

Okay, just a couple of words.  This is an image from last August that I hadn’t processed until the other day. I liked the water’s movement into the frame.

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06.15.2019 Puffers Pond Reflection

I’ve shot this rock a few times and today was the closest to flat water I have seen.  To the left is a waterfall  that is pulling water constantly thus there is always a flow. I was attracted to the … Continue reading

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06.13.2019 Murphy Falls from a different angle

I’ve always shot this waterfall from the left side or straight on but the other day decided to cross Dean Brook (it’s really pretty shallow) and try something different.  I had to shorten the tripod and squat behind it in … Continue reading

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05.13.2019 Upstream Buffam Brook

Upstream and less well-known than the waterfall and cascades in the Buffam Falls Conservation Area is this smaller waterfall. I drive by it often and stop during the spring to enjoy its flow and babbling. The foreground is American False … Continue reading

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05.06.2019 Bear’s Den Falls

I hope that this post is more popular than the last couple. Maybe folks are bored with cascades. Bear’s Den got its name from a huge bear killed in this location.  There is a story also that during colonial times, … Continue reading

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05.03.2019 Ha Ha Ha…yet another from Atherton Brook

I gave it a couple of days, but there was one more lurking among all the others that I processed late. When hiking along the trail by Atherton Brook, this waterfall’s sound is unmistakable and heard for a great distance…actually … Continue reading

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