Tag Archives: Gate 35

08.21.2019 Foggy Curve on Old Main Street, Dana

Fog was what attracted me on Sunday morning.  A lot more presented itself but I get excited when my visibility is reduced.  🙂  

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08.20.2019 Driftwood Stumped

Besides the natural planter the driftwood presented in yesterday’s post, the weathered shapes of the grain formed beautiful abstract patterns. Again, the reddish wood and the weathered grey make for an interesting contrast. I wasn’t able to totally isolate the … Continue reading

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08.19.2019 Driftwood 1

Before finding the blue curls yesterday, I walked a bit of Gate 35, Old North Main Street in the disenfranchised former town of Dana, Massachusetts-one of the four towns flooded to create the Quabbin Reservoir. It’s one of my favorite … Continue reading

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08.20.2018 Frog Monday

Not an official day, but for me any day with a frog in it is a good one.  🙂 Edit-Bullfrog- Lithobates catesbeianus…I always confuse who has or has not the ridge down the back.

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11.05.2016 North Quabbin Shoreline with Sunrise-lit Island

On the next to last day of my vacation I decided to walk the same road that yielded the “What lies beneath” image depicting our low water levels.  They are still low today, but it is not that evident in … Continue reading

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09.07.2016 Quabbin Water level comparison

I have mentioned our lack of rain and falling water levels.  Back on August 1st, the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority listed the Quabbin Reservoir to be at 87% capacity. Coincidentally, I made this image the same day. That represents a … Continue reading

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09.04.2016 Peace and Quiet on Silent Sunday

Some days I don’t post as I have nothing to say and don’t want to make a habit of posting and running.  Certainly there is much to discuss and converse over these days whether on a wider view or just … Continue reading

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