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08.18.2022 Three-fer Thursday

There’s a pattern with these alliterative titles but I don’t think tomorrow will be Four-fer Frog Friday…but maybe. I’ll see what I can do. 🙂 More Brickyard dew-dropped grass. Not until I was processing this did I see the spider … Continue reading

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08.17.2022 Wordless Wednesday Weekend Abstracts

Backlit Grape Leaf with Shadows-East Leverett Meadow Backlit Sensitive Fern Frond-Brickyard

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08.14.2022 Silent Sunday-Brickyard Dew

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07.28.2022 Crossed Blades in Brickyard 2

Third in the series.  It was a good morning for dew drops. It was too breezy for stacking but I think the out of focus blade works better than had it been sharp.  Aside from not liking to alter nature … Continue reading

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07.25.2022 Macro Monday-Crossed Blades in Brickyard

While in Brickyard yesterday, my main goal was intimate scenes of grass and dew drops.  There was a lot to work with and this is the first of a series. 5D Mark IV with 180 macro and 2.0 teleconverter at … Continue reading

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07.03.2022 Silent Sunday-Raindrops at North Common Meadow

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03.14.2022 Mum’s the word Monday-Hop Brook Rock Abstract

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03.08.2022 Gneiss Swirls

It’s hard to sense just how hot the core of the earth is and what it is like where two tectonic plates meet, one subducting below the other. The heat so intense that rock melts and swirls into patterns such … Continue reading

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01.19.2022 Winter’s Chaos

Eliot Porter’s book, “Nature’s Chaos,” is a favorite influence along with “Intimate Landscapes”. There is a lot to be seen in water’s frozen element.

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01.05.2022 Spalted Wood as Art

Spalting occurs when wood rot fungus attacks a tree or, in this case, fallen branch. I posted some from this shoot a few years back, here and here, but hadn’t worked on this composition until now. It’s a prized bit … Continue reading

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