Tag Archives: foggy Quabbin

09.26.2017 A tree grows in Quabbin

I am not sure if Melissa was making the same connection to the old novel as I am here  with her title “A tree grows in Grayslake” . I am guessing she is.  🙂    Be sure to click through … Continue reading

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09.21.2017 In a fog

Two of my happy places are Quabbin and in a fog (both physically and metaphysically).  On this particular day, I was making images of Quabbin Tower and trees in fog.After that I turned to photograph some other trees and while … Continue reading

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10.05.2016 A rainy day on Quabbin Hill

The Quabbin Observation Tower has been photographed by many.  I’ve made a few images but am always looking for something a little different.  This past Saturday offered a little mood in the way of a light fog and a bit … Continue reading

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03.26.2016 Last Monday #2

Here’s one more from the nice weather we had last Monday morning. There is a little falling snow evident in the foreground and the distance is a little obscured by the combination of snow and thin fog.  Neither happening this … Continue reading

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12.28.2015 And now for something completely different

With apologies, sort of, to the Monty Python Troupe…. After photographing the moon, I set out for Hanks Meadow a little distance from the Lookout.  The fog was increasing and there is another tree that I like as much as … Continue reading

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12.12.2015 Foggy Goodness Revisited

Same day (yesterday), nearby location. You’ve seen the distant two trees before in an earlier post.  Ordinarily, this angle wouldn’t work as there is a line of trees beyond the fog, but said fog makes it possible to hide them. … Continue reading

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12.11.2015 Foggy Goodness

We’ve had a couple of foggy starts to our days recently and this morning was another.  It has actually stayed foggy in spots all day although there is a hint of sunshine as a chaser.  I’ve been thinking of this … Continue reading

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12.08.2015 Lovely Gray Morning

Black and White photography is often referred to as Monochrome or Gray Scale.  Sunday was a Gray Scale day at Quabbin. When processing these, it is tempting to find a white and black point for ample contrast, but too much … Continue reading

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11.22.2015 Mount Lizzie and Quabbin Valley

Color…Fog…Color…Fog…what’s next?  🙂 We started with a drizzle and overcast with scattered fog.  One place it scattered was over the Quabbin Reservoir.  Yesterday’s brilliant sunrise was just a memory today.  Nice one, though. I may have mentioned before that I … Continue reading

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11.20.2015 Island at the End

Most of my images of Atherton Brook, which is inside Quabbin’s Gate 15 in Shutesbury, are of cascades.  Following to the end of the road gets us to the mouth of the brook and the reservoir with this little sand … Continue reading

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