Tag Archives: Old Enfield Road

03.12.2019 Quabbin Sunrise over Prescott Peninsula

It’s kind of hard to believe but I just did a search for sunrises from this location and Google only shows my shots.  It’s hard to believe there are no others so I guess they just don’t put them in … Continue reading

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04.19.2016 Shoreline Light

I think I can say with confidence that Spring has sprung.   (sorry)   We are finally seeing our lawn flowers getting a foothold.  Bluets, Creeping Charlie (Gill-o’er-the-ground), Blue Violets (with a few of the white variety coming in) tiny … Continue reading

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04.18.2016 Quabbin Sunrise

I’m skipping a day’s image making because I so enjoyed the experience of what is contained in this image. I did shoot Sunday but that will have to wait. When I took out the compost this morning (a daily ritual … Continue reading

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01.26.2016 Dawn over Quabbin Tower

Lean pickings this weekend with only the one day of ice shooting.  Here’s a shot from a warmer time last May looking at Quabbin Tower atop Quabbin Hill from my oft-visited spot in Belchertown at the end of Old Enfield … Continue reading

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08.31.2015 Quabbin Twilight and Sunrise 8/30/15

Civil Twilight…5:45 am….click to see Venus Sunrise…6:15 am

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06.18.2015 The Shoreline and Quabbin Hill

Finishing up the images from Sunday morning, here is a view along the rocky edge of the reservoir and Quabbin Hill across from the end of Old Enfield Road. I’ve neglected to mention, and some may have assumed without being … Continue reading

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06.16.2015 Prescott Sunrise

Prior to what I posted yesterday, I was concentrating on the dawn colors over Prescott Peninsula…a part of the Quabbin lands that is off limits for unauthorized visits.  I am not quite sure why it is off limits now, but … Continue reading

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06.15.2015 The big camera versus the little camera

I’m not much for fads.  It’s just my preference to stay with tradition…more or less.  I’ll take advantage of technology alright but a lot of what folks are doing now is fine for them, but in most cases I’ll pass.  … Continue reading

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05.02.2015 Waiting for the Sun

Just before I made the image I posted last Saturday of the sunstar over the Quabbin Reservoir, I did a couple of test shots with my new Lee Little Stopper (a 6-stop neutral density filter…the Big Stopper is 10) to … Continue reading

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04.25.2015 Practice, practice, practice

My first time out with the new Lee Filter system.  I did OK, but there were a few glitches…no, I am not going to point them out.    🙂 I can say that I really like the setup much better … Continue reading

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