Tag Archives: Mount Pollux

01.07.2022 Fog Friday

From December’s last day of 2021, the one decent morning for photography during the entire week. I liked they way they were both leaning. We had a bit of snow today, about 3″ and wind moves in tonight so likely … Continue reading

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11.21.2021 Mount Norwottuck from Mount Pollux at Dawn

Just before the sun crested the eastern horizon, you can see just a hint of it at the top of Norwottuck, I liked the soft inviting light cast down from above. It was chilly as I mentioned yesterday but with … Continue reading

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11.20.2021 Don’t let the warm light fool you

it was cold on Mount Pollux yesterday morning. After shooting the frames for the eclipse, I went up on the hill ( don’t let the name “Mount” fool you either) hoping to catch the setting moon.  But there were thick … Continue reading

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10.26.2021 Autumn on Mount Pollux

This is what I was waiting for when I made the Moon in Maple shot this past Saturday.  Although the color in the sky did not materialize the sun illuminating the bare apple and distant foliage was  the picture in … Continue reading

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10.24.2021 Mount Pollux Maple at Dawn with Waning Moon

At one time there were two sugar maples atop Mount Pollux that had achieved local iconic status.  But sitting on top of any elevation can be hazardous to your health during stormy weather and both had their bouts with lightning. … Continue reading

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09.24.2021 Fog Friday

As frog season winds down fog season picks up…at least here on the blog. This past Sunday was thick and dark making for some nice moody shooting. I worked on this from three sides and liked this view the better. … Continue reading

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09.19.2021 Silent Sunday

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03.25.2021 Worms!

Full Worm Moon 2018 It’s time for the worms to come out…hoping for worms….and a full moon shoot. Nobody likes me Everybody hates me Guess I’ll go eat worms Big fat juicy ones Long thin slimy ones Itsy bitsy, fuzzy … Continue reading

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12.13.2020 Silent Sunday

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11.16.2020 South Church

While waiting for sunrise on Mount Pollux this past Saturday I looked northward into the fog and made this image of South Church.  There’s a nice community hidden among all the trees but the bell tower is all one can … Continue reading

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