Category Archives: Western Massachusetts

03.03.2021 Wordless Wednesday-Winter’s Crystal

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03.01.2021 North Quabbin Bare Trees

They are actually lightly frosted…like a good breakfast cereal.

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02.27.2021 You can’t always get what you want

but I did get what I needed. The View I had hoped for a better sky but I was still happy to be standing at Enfield Lookout in Quabbin Park and enjoying this familiar view of Mount Monadnock in New … Continue reading

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02.25.2021 Hiding behind the veil

Fooling around with different exposure times for a contrast of textures.

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02.24.2021 Wordless Wednesday-Amethyst Brook

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02.23.2021 Some unexpected winter color

Just a small shoreline treed sandbar that maintained some colorful leaves at Atkins Reservoir in North Amherst one day last weekend. It’s brighter seen large.

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02.21.2021 Silent Sunday

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02.20.21 Snow-capped in the Middle Branch of the Swift River

More snow from our brief (24 hour) storm yesterday but photographed this morning. The rocks in the river always seem to be good surfaces for falling snow to adhere to and often with a nice skirt of icicles. These are … Continue reading

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02.20.2021 Murphy! Is that you?

Yesterday as I was shooting ice, snow and water at Dean Brook’s Murphy Falls (my name for it after my late beagle and not official) I noticed this abstract.  What do you think?  Did he drop in to visit me?  … Continue reading

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02.19.2021 Ice and snow over Dean Brook.

For a change this season I was actually able to get out while the snow was coming down.  Most times so far this winter it has fallen overnight when I had to get up, clean the yard and go to … Continue reading

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