Tag Archives: Holyoke Mountain Range

10.14.2021 Valley Big Sky

We’ve got mountains here in the Happy Valley (a name coined because of all the hippie culture back in the day) but compared to other ranges they are not that large.  This composition makes them look even smaller. They are … Continue reading

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09.15.2921 Twilight along the Connecticut River

Not all early mornings yield a colorful twilight.  On this day the sky was mostly cloudy and although there was a hint of blue sky filtering through the clouds, much of the light was flat so monochrome seemed the way … Continue reading

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07.25.2021 Silent Sunday-Full Buck Moonset over Foggy Holyoke Range

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05.17.2021 Yet another weekend chore running driveby

Once again I had to stop on my way home from running a few errands Sunday morning. I had been out photographing prior but came up relatively empty.  I made a few images but at first review none may see … Continue reading

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05.11.2021 Two from the Neighborhood

I set out yesterday morning for Chesterfield Gorge because I had heard about the Painted Trilliums being in flower there.  I might not have gone for that ride and just waited for some closer to home (it’s an hour ride) … Continue reading

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01.21.2021 Dawn of a New Day

Yesterday saw what many are calling the dawn of a new day.  We can hope for better days.  There is always hope.  

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10.13.2020 ‘nother drive by

Every once in a while I get a nice reward for running our errands. I almost always pass this location on the way home to see what might be happening and I liked the trees on the far end of … Continue reading

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08.10.2020-2 Monochrome Monday

The Holyoke Mountain Range seen from the Honeypot by the Connecticut River in Hadley, MA. at morning twilight.  

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07.16.2020 The view from under the Maple

As I mentioned yesterday, I had visited Mount Pollux hoping for colorful skies.  The east and north were too thickly clouded for the rising sun to have much of an effect, but to the south a few clouds caught some … Continue reading

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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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