Tag Archives: ground fog

10.11.2020 From intense to mellow

Shortly after shooting the intensity of the backlit fog I left the lookout to see what was happening along Route 122.  There is a view of a flow control road, Regulating Dam Road, from the highway (just a little 2 … Continue reading

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10.10.2020 Not a cloud in the sky….

but luckily there were some on the ground. Go ahead and click.  Bigger is better. I had been hoping for some nice foliage in the usual view to the north from New Salem.  Although there were no clouds, I thought … Continue reading

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10.04.2020 The wait pays off

Saturday is shopping and chore day but it was also the first day of my vacation so off I went toward Quabbin. As I neared the Pelham Lookout I noticed a thick fog bank hanging over the reservoir and got … Continue reading

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07.19.2019 South Maple Street Sunrise Composition 2

After shooting the panoramic shot posted on 7/16, I started looking for narrower views.  It was a bit later so the light was stronger as the sun got closer to the horizon and I decided a silhouetted tree in front … Continue reading

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07.16.2019 South Maple Street Sunrise

There are folks who can wax poetic about the sunrise.  The beginning of a new day filled with possibilities greets us. Even the rainy days have much to offer but a start like this really promises so much. Poetry is … Continue reading

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08.02.2015 Monadnock Dawn

I’ve photographed Monadnock from this viewpoint often over the years.  I’ve only seen it with alpenglow once and this quiet simple view seems to be what I am meant to see.  Some fog in the valleys and a soft light … Continue reading

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05.29.2015 South Amherst in a Fog

This morning saw fog in certain locations, South Amherst being one.  It borders Lawrence Swamp and there is so much moisture in the air that very often a cool night following a warm day will produce some nice ground fog … Continue reading

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04.20.2015 Me and the Beav

Before I drove by the barn in Hadley yesterday, I was in Petersham for sunrise at Harvard Pond.  The sky was clear of most clouds and just a few dotted the horizon although there were quite a few to the … Continue reading

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04.18.2015 Rattlesnake Hill in a Fog

I was hoping for a partly cloudy start to the morning for a nice sunrise.  Instead there were thin clouds banking the horizon which created a milky sky that held a little color for a short time at dawn.  Some … Continue reading

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08.26.2014 A foggy day in Amherst town.

That should be days.  We have had a series of warm days followed by cool nights which can often  produce heavy morning ground fogs.  Often happened each of the last four days.  I thought some of the spooky trees on … Continue reading

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