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01.16.2021 When winter was winter

Yes, we have had a few days with “snow” but for the most part our temps have been around freezing or above.  Today, mid-January, we are receiving rain with just a touch of flakes mixed in. Our last really cold … Continue reading

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01.11.2021 Winter Shapes

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12.27.2020-2 Winter Layers

I’ve always found skunk cabbages in a little seep along Ware-Enfield Road in Quabbin Park during the late winter but have noticed them earlier.  I set out this morning with an idea to photograph a few , which I did, … Continue reading

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12.25.2020 A winter’s greeting

Merry Christmas to all who celebrate.  Happy Kwanzaa too although a day early. May we all enjoy our holidays and look forward to a happier and more enjoyable year in 2021.    

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12.22.2020 Murphy Falls in WInter

This little waterfall in Dean Brook is almost always reliable for a good image. There wasn’t quite as much ice as I expected but enough so I could include some as an interesting foreground element. Mary Beth noticed that my … Continue reading

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02.25.2020-2 Leaf in Winter’s Suspended Animation

I went looking for early skunk cabbages yesterday and did find some.  But this ice encased leaf caught my attention and I made a couple of exposures.  At first I was disappointed that the polarizer couldn’t eliminate all the reflected … Continue reading

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01.18.2020 Winter’s Masque

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01.16.2020 More Winter 2018 Hiatus

Following up on yesterday’s Ice Cube image from a period when I wasn’t posting much, or at all, for a few months. On this day in 2018 it was cold.  Below 0° cold which is what it takes to get … Continue reading

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01.08.2020 The Cattail in Winter

I was like a kid in a candy store on Monday running around sampling all the snowy dried plants. For this image I was inspired by Linda Leinen’s recent cattail image and was specifically looking for one of my own … Continue reading

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01.07.2020 Milkweed Fluff…Winter Style

This the second time I’ve found an image in this roadside ditch. The first being this. They can be anywhere.

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