Tag Archives: Quabbin

05.05.2021-2 Wordless Wednesday- Skunk Cabbage Edition

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05.05.2021 Vernal Cascade

There is a little brook that only flows in the spring along Ware-Enfield Road in Quabbin Park. It is dry, or almost so, most of the year. But after a rain or a good spring melt, if we’ve had a … Continue reading

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05.02.2021 Monochrome Monday Eve

One of my favorite trees in the North Quabbin area. I’ve photographed this location several times including autumn which is quite the opposite of this. The feeling this morning was just as reserved as it appears although the camera did … Continue reading

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04.24.2021 Quabbin Hill

One thing I have struggled with is matching a shot from the iPhone that I processed in Snapseed and one from the 5D Mark IV in Photoshop. I often snap something with the phone to get a sense of the … Continue reading

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04.23.2021 Another take on a familiar subject

Quabbin Park

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04.11.2021 A new favorite tool

Well, the 5D Mark IV is still the favorite but the Singh-Ray Bryan Hansell All-in-One GND is near the top of the list as well. I have used reverse grads but this offers a softer horizon transition and helps control … Continue reading

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04.09.2021 Fog Friday

Just a bit of ground fog over Harvard Pond but with a starburst and a hint of color in the sky. The Water was fairly calm although earlier a beaver caused a few ripples. It won’t be long before I … Continue reading

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04.02.2021 A little more skunk seepage

Another shot from the Quabbin Park seep as the skunk cabbage buds start to swell.

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03.24.2021 Wordless Wednesday-Stick and Mud Season Starburst

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03.23.2021 A skunk in a seep

Besides the leaves under glass this seep also hosts skunk cabbage-Symplocarpus foetidus which I visit most years at this time. For those unfamiliar, these are the flower buds which precede leafing out and create their own heat so are often … Continue reading

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