Tag Archives: Quabbin

04.01.2023 Symplocarpus foetidus triad

Skunk cabbage’s flower, a spadix, is one of the earliest to be seen in Spring, seen here inside the foremost bud.  Actually the plant can be seen in mid-winter as it is thermogenic and produces heat which helps clear away … Continue reading

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03.31.2023 Balanced Rock

A re-edit of a shot from 2019. During one of my many hikes along Atherton Brook in the Quabbin Watershed I came across this scene with a rock firmly balanced atop another. Click for a much larger view This is … Continue reading

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03.20.2023 Happy Equinox

Mount Monadnock in New Hampshire from Enfield Lookout in Quabbin Park. Looking northward at sunrise. For whatever reason known only to WordPress, the sky color looks much better enlarged.

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03.17.2023 Foggy Fall Foliage Fog Friday

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03.11.2023 Not sure but I think so

I’ve had this file and three others in the catalogue since spring of 2020.  Never quite sure what to do with it.  Sometimes it is best with most any image to let it sit for awhile until you are ready … Continue reading

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02.25.2023 Atherton Brook Crossing

Once upon a time in 2011. Atherton Brook (Gate 15) is my favorite of all 52 Gates around Quabbin. Endless compositions and a waterfall which has been here once or twice.  

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02.24.2023 Fog Friday

A pine tree and friends adorning a leftover sand heap in North Quabbin. During the construction/destruction of the reservoir and four towns that were disenfranchised, piles of sand and rocks were left along the shoreline. With trees, shrubs and other … Continue reading

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02.19.2023 Silent Sunday-Floating on a Frozen Sea of Green

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02.15.2023- Wordless Wednesday

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02.03.2023 North Quabbin 2004

Old tech ain’t too shabby.  This was made with the Canon 10D, my first digital camera shortly after I made the switch from film thanks to Kodak destroying a box of transparencies from a trip to Acadia.

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