Tag Archives: warm light

04.10.2021 Sun Fire

I’ve been driving by these birches for years and always thought I should stop but never did until this morning when the rising sun was washing them with fire. I happened by at just the right time as ordinarily I’ve … 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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12.06.2014 There’s always one

Besides Monarch butterfly larva, milkweed is a hangout for a couple of other insects, including a variety of Milkweed Longhorn species, the larva of the Milkweed Tussock moth and Milkweed Bugs.   This image is of the bugs ( Oncopeltus fasciatus) … Continue reading

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10.27.2013 Corn Rows

Nothing happening this weekend.  So here is another from a few weeks back. Amherst used to be a farming town and the University of Massachusetts was originally called Massachusetts Agricultural College…Mass Aggie for short.  As the college grew into a … Continue reading

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