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07.17.2017 Sun, fog, and a tree in Brickyard

Shortly after the July 3rd Brickyard foggy sunrise previously posted, I went looking for some Canada Lilies.  I didn’t find any there but came across a foggy scene with a tree filtering the sunlight creating a bit of a starburst…actually … Continue reading

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09.08.2016 Quabbin Birch Clump and Star

We used to have a birch clump in our front yard, but it eventually had to be removed due to a few infestations. I have missed it ever since and, for that reason, always enjoy finding them elsewhere.  This one … Continue reading

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08.10.2016 Another spectacular New Salem sunrise

I made several exposures (times three for HDR) of sunrise from this well-visited spot.  I had posted one on Facebook which had required a fair amount of flare removal and I can see a few artifacts so will probably cast … Continue reading

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03.02.2016 02.22.2016

Here’s another fine start to a day.  This was the sunrise on February 22nd in New Salem looking southeast over the Quabbin watershed. We won’t be seeing a starburst this morning as the rain is falling and will continue into … Continue reading

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02.06.2016 Quabbin Hill Starburst

What is a dirt parking area most of the year has been transformed by a few inches of snow and some rays of sunlight into a lovely landscape. I am sure that tomorrow morning this snow will be full of … Continue reading

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