Tag Archives: Shutesbury

02.11.2019 Dean Brook Intimate Cascade

It’s always worth returning to certain places.  Dean Brook is one of them with variations all year long. And, of course, changes are always happening in winter. Ice softens, melts, and refreezes into new shapes.  So much of Nature is … Continue reading

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01.27.2019 Ice, Ice, Baby

Not a fan of the artist, but definitely like the title.  🙂 We’re finally hitting the ice season.  We had a few days of frigid temperatures and wind chills with some snow followed this week by warm daytime temperatures but … Continue reading

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01.12.2019 Murphy Falls Filigreed Ice

I realize that I am playing fast and loose with “filigree” to describe the ice, but it is intricate and somewhat delicate and that is the word that comes to mind when I see this type of ice formation. The … Continue reading

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11.28.2018 Probably the first place I’ll go

Murphy Falls along Dean Brook.  With all the rain we’ve had this autumn, the waterfalls must be looking very good.  This is a short hike from the road and a good candidate for my first foray. Still a couple of … Continue reading

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08.16.2018 The Third Dean Brook Cascade Composition

I guess you could accuse me of milking this cascade, but it has so many “good sides” to it.  I actually did a fourth from a distance but that one doesn’t work as well as the others so you can … Continue reading

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08.14.2018 Two views of one cascade in Dean Brook

I love this brook with all its cascades. The water was quite strong yesterday and, depending on where I stood, was capable of pulling me downstream if I got careless. But once my feet, and those of the tripod, were … Continue reading

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08.05.2018 Return to Murphy Falls

What do you do on a day when it is pouring rain?  Photograph water, I guess.  And I love this waterfall and it also kindles memories of Murphy who I still miss almost as much as I did the first … Continue reading

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