Tag Archives: Atherton Brook

05.19.2020 Triple Rock Cascade

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05.01.20-2 Cascade Two-ways

This is the downstream cascade I mentioned with the waterfall images. I did a few sections here too, but I think the whole works a little better.  I’ll share the others tomorrow and see  what you think. At first I … Continue reading

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04.30.2020 Waterfall Intimacy

Yesterday’s image showing the whole of the waterfall is the view I have made often in the past.  But the closer looks are appealing on their own and I am sharing two today. I made this image then waded a … Continue reading

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04.29.2020 Return to Atherton Brook

I try to visit this location each year about this time when the water is running strong and the weather is just starting to warm up. It’s my favorite brook in the Quabbin watershed with loads of cascades to study…probably … 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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04.28.2019 Lesson Learned

You won’t read me saying this is the last one again.  And Michael implored me to keep posting so there’s that as well (I know I am taking liberties with what he actually said). So here is one more that … Continue reading

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04.26.2019 Errrr….So I was off by a day.

For the end of the Atherton Brook images, that is.  I’ve one more that I want to share. I liked the combination of motion and splash. It took more than a couple of attempts to get the flow exposure right … Continue reading

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04.25.2019 Finishing up with Atherton Brook

Sometimes I find our brooks so appealing and full of interest that I am like a kid in a candy store…I can’t just have one cascade.  And Atherton Brook is especially that way with so many rock assemblages that create … Continue reading

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04.24.2019 Balanced Rock

Not quite as amazing as the spot by this name in Arches N.P. in Utah or Acadia’s Bubble Rock in Maine but a neat find just the same, this rock sits above the rushing water I posted yesterday. It’s a … Continue reading

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04.23.2019 Atherton Brook Dam cascade

I’ve tried to find some history of this location but without luck so far.  I imagine it was for some sort of mill and maybe there was a waterwheel through the side of the dam.  The two books I have … Continue reading

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