Tag Archives: Gate 15

05.08.2017 Briggs Brook Cascades

Lots of rain lately…lots.  Not as much as some parts of the mid-west and Quebec most recently, but plenty enough to recharge all the brooks locally.  As you can see here, Quabbin is receiving a lot of water and is back … Continue reading

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07.25.2016 What lies beneath

As of July 1st, the state is telling us that the Quabbin Reservoir is at @90% capacity.  I think that is a generous assessment.  After walking the shore yesterday and today, I think quite a lot of what should be … Continue reading

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07.15.2016 Invitation to a hike

One of many old roads located in the Quabbin Reservoir watershed, this one being Gate 15’s Atherton Brook Road (my name, I don’t think there is an official designation).

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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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02.29.2016 A good day for hanging

The exhibit, that is.  The hardest part was writing an artist’s statement.  That was the last step in preparation.  I doubt very much that anyone reading it will feel inspired, but at least there is something to read. 🙂 Although … Continue reading

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02.28.2016 Briggs Brook Waterfall

First off a disclaimer.  I forgot to make a video. I’ll try to remember next time. I’ve been to Briggs Brook several times over the last few years.  It’s got many attractive cascades, but I always wanted to shoot this … Continue reading

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