Tag Archives: The Patten

05.19.2022 Learned a New Trick

In the past I’ve ham-handed my attempts at flare removal.  Some have turned out reasonably okay and others not so much.  I recently learned a method involving an inverted curves adjustment that does a nice job.  Of course, this image … Continue reading

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11.28.2021 Silent Sunday-Sunrise from The Patten

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11.29.2020 Another view of Mount Monadnock

The distance to Mount Monadnock in NH appears a little more realistic from this spot in Shelburne, MA. A horse is a horse of course, of course. The mountain is the one to the left.  I believe in the center … Continue reading

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05.28.2019 Evolution of a Sunrise

Sunrise at 5:15, 40 minute ride. Out of the house at 4:15, up at 3:15. Good thing I can count on Bentley to get me up early. 🙂 Before the hike looking for lady’s slippers at High Ledges yesterday, I stopped … Continue reading

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06.05.2015 Portrait mode

From May 24th, here is one with a bit more foreground.  The emphasis is still the sun rising over Monadnock, but I wanted a bit more foreground with the apple tree evident.

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05.24.2015 Sunrise over Mount Monadnock

Why do I get up so early every day? Well, the main reason is that Murphy expects his breakfast at 4, but I have always been an early riser since I had a paper route when I was young beyond … Continue reading

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02.23.2015 The Patten Redux w/Nuclear Sunrise

This is a similar but different image from that which I posted back in October.  Again, sorting through files I decided to give this a go as it includes the sun which I had avoided in the previous composition seen … Continue reading

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10.21.2014 One more from The Patten

In sorting through the files for archiving, I came across one more from the nice sunrise morning at The Patten in Shelburne, MA. on October 13th.

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10.19.2014 Hawley Road in Ashfield, MA

October 13th was a good day.  Besides the other views here and here, I also found this as I returned home through Hawley and Ashfield. Please click the image for a larger view.As I mentioned earlier, the sky deteriorated photographically … Continue reading

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10.15.2014 Subdued View

I mentioned yesterday that I had a spot in mind for sunrise near High Ledges.  This is the spot.  I was there in time, but I am not happy with the images.  For the most part, the sun looks awful.  … Continue reading

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