Tag Archives: New Salem

09.28.2017 Similar visions

Apparently I like the sun in the upper right. ¬†ūüôā July 3, 2017 Brickyard, Amherst, MA September 10, 2017 North Quabbin from New SalemIn fairness to myself, I do place the sun, or other subjects, elsewhere in my compositions. ¬†But … Continue reading

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09.25.2017 Red-spotted Purple

Sometimes it just takes a bit of luck. ¬†On this particular day, I was walking a path to Quabbin’s shoreline with landscapes on my mind. ¬†On the way out, I was gifted this opportunity. ¬†The butterfly spent a fair amount … Continue reading

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05.03.2017 A brief moment in time

This scene is from a few minutes prior to my post the other day-“Oh, just another spectacular beginning to a day”. ¬†I enjoyed the shapes of the clouds over the mountains in this view to the north from New Salem … Continue reading

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04.26.2017 Oh, just another spectacular beginning to a day

It’s getting harder and harder to get out of the house in time for sunrise. ¬†Bentley requires some quality sit with time in the morning or he wakes Mary Beth up when I leave, so that takes up a half … Continue reading

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01.07.2017 North Quabbin Sunrise

At this point, I no longer remember why I didn’t get out on the first for a New Year sunrise…maybe it was overcast which seems likely…memory is a bit iffy. ¬†But I did get out on the second and the … Continue reading

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11.06.2016 North Quabbin Shoreline with Clouds

I haven’t taken inventory, but I am pretty sure we’re drawing near¬†the end of the foliage images for 2016…unless I make a quick trip south. Today’s photograph¬†was captured on the way out after taking the image I posted yesterday. By … Continue reading

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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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