Tag Archives: Gate 15

02.10.2021 Wordless Wednesday-Atherton Brook Ice Cake

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10.23.2020 Flashback Friday…Atherton Brook Waterfall

I was reminded of this image yesterday and thought to share it today.  When I posted it in 2012 I didn’t know most of you folks so thought to bring it up to date processing-wise and give it some light … Continue reading

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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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04.10.2020-2 Invitation to a hike

Wouldn’t it be nice to head out for a hike here?  This is Quabbin Watershed Gate 15, an old road that eventually disappears into the reservoir as so many others do. It runs along Atherton Brook, I call it Atherton … 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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