Category Archives: Western Massachusetts Waterfalls and Cascades

03.14.2017 Cold and Alone

I almost always shoot solo.  Having a shooting partner is nice and offers a bit of safety when one is hiking deep in the woods or off the beaten path and I’d be wise to do so, but I almost … Continue reading

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12.12.16 Monochrome Monday

Figured I should start up where I left off. I am not sure exactly why I dropped out for the past month and not sure how much I will be posting, but I am still part of the community…just a … Continue reading

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06.08.2016 Atherton Brook Waterfall

The fungus was nice and so was the s-curve in the brook.  But what I was really looking for was the waterfall.  As I mentioned in yesterday’s post, visiting a familiar place gives one a chance to capture something a little … Continue reading

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06.07.2016 A brook runs through it

One of the rewarding things about visiting familiar places is when you see things in a different way.  It’s true of many subjects including flowers and landscapes.  In this case it’s about the water. I’ve photographed Atherton Brook inside of … Continue reading

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06.02.2016 Another view of Murphy Falls

Archiving images is not a lot of fun.  It’s even less so when you let months go by without doing the keywording and backing up.  Fortunately I have several cards which allows me to put it off as long as the … Continue reading

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05.28.2016 Purgee Brook Gulch

I posted a shot of some Purgee Brook cascades in Quabbin a short while back.  A Facebook friend offered to show me another feature farther downstream which he did yesterday. Fortunately for me, I am now undertaking these hikes with … Continue reading

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05.14.2016 A new (to me) stretch of Dean Brook

Many of the brooks I visit have multiple opportunities for compositions.  Sometimes it is just the level of flow changing, but most of the time it is different rocky features in the water that create new views.  Yesterday I walked … Continue reading

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