Tag Archives: Holyoke Mountain Range

05.10.2020 Norwottuck at Sunup

There have been a few questions about what foliage is like in Spring here in Western Massachusetts.  I’ve posted some examples previously and here’s another.  After the maple and moon and colorful clouds over Amherst last Friday, I headed down … Continue reading

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05.08.2020-2 Photography before senior hour

The local grocery I shop at opens for us older folks at 6 a.m. Until recently that eliminated early morning photography for me but now, with sunrise at 5:30 and earlier, there is plenty of time to do both. I … Continue reading

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05.21.2019 The before and after

The title might give the impression of a raw image followed by a processed one but in this case it is Sunday’s preceding and following compositions to my back and side. The setting Full Flower Moon just before sunrise. As … Continue reading

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05.17.2019 Mount Norwottuck

The Holyoke Mountain Range is a dominant feature here in the Happy Valley. And Mount Norwottuck stands out among all the other mountains and hills that make up the rare chain that aligns east-west. There are many locations to view … Continue reading

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09.28.2017-2 Moonset over Mount Hitchcock

From this past June

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02.20.2017 The Holyoke Mountain Range from Afar

This is a view from the Quabbin Tower just as the sun was rising.  I had the Belt of Venus in mind as I drove there and decided to do a long shot of the mountains as I climbed the … Continue reading

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08.04.2016 Potential Performance

And then there is Throwback Thursday.  Most folks post a shot of themselves for Throwback, but some do an old image and that is what is here today.  Something I’ve threatened to print but have not as yet.  One of … Continue reading

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01.02.2016 Got the date right on the first try

We’ll see how long that lasts.  It usually takes me a month to get habitual about the current year. Here is another view of the Holyoke Range from a spot not too far from my home.  I’ve done a couple … Continue reading

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12.22.2015 Another Angle on the Holyoke Mountain Range

I am always looking to add to the collection of images of these mountains.  Of course, compared to some like the Rockies and Grand Tetons they may not be so grand, but for us here in southern New England they … Continue reading

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11.30.2015 Holyoke Range Skyline

Weather predictions are guesswork at best for my money.  The first thing I do when I wake is check the current forecast on my Kindle at bedside.  Yesterday the guess was clear skies and sunny.  Sunny did eventually happen. but … Continue reading

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