Tag Archives: western massachusetts

01.19.2022 Winter’s Chaos

Eliot Porter’s book, “Nature’s Chaos,” is a favorite influence along with “Intimate Landscapes”. There is a lot to be seen in water’s frozen element.

Posted in Abstract, Closeup Photography, Ice, Intimate Landscape, macro photography, Nature Photography, Patterns in Nature, Western Massachusetts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

01.12.2022 Wordless Wednesday-Winter’s Baubles

Posted in Abstract, Closeup Photography, Ice, Nature Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 29 Comments

01.09.2022 Silent Sunday-Murphy Falls

Posted in Intimate Landscape, Nature Photography, Western Massachusetts, Western Massachusetts Waterfalls and Cascades | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 21 Comments

01.07.2022 Fog Friday

From December’s last day of 2021, the one decent morning for photography during the entire week. I liked they way they were both leaning. We had a bit of snow today, about 3″ and wind moves in tonight so likely … Continue reading

Posted in Amherst, Landscape, Nature Photography, Western Massachusetts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 22 Comments

01.05.2022 Spalted Wood as Art

Spalting occurs when wood rot fungus attacks a tree or, in this case, fallen branch. I posted some from this shoot a few years back, here and here, but hadn’t worked on this composition until now. It’s a prized bit … Continue reading

Posted in Abstract, Closeup Photography, ecology, Fungi, Intimate Landscape, macro photography, Nature Photography, Quabbin | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 23 Comments

12.31.2021 Goodbye 2021…Hello 2022

I imagine most of us were very happy to welcome 2021 after a dismal 2020. I bet now most of us are equally or more pleased to see 2021 in our tailights.  It has ended on some bad notes.  Of … Continue reading

Posted in Landscape, Nature Photography, Quabbin, Sunrise, Western Massachusetts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 41 Comments

12.21.2021 It’s Winter time, winter time, win, win, winter time!

The solstice has arrived and with it temperatures cold enough to offer ice imaging. Although we started the day in the mid-teens not a lot had formed at the waterfall I visited or in some of the standing water.  But … Continue reading

Posted in Abstract, Closeup Photography, Ice, Intimate Landscape, Nature Photography, Patterns in Nature, Western Massachusetts | Tagged , , , , , , | 12 Comments

12.16.2021 The best ride to work…so far

I don’t think apologies will be necessary with the iPhone images this time. More sunrise shots but the phone captured sharp images and they transferred to the computer in good shape. When I left the house to go to work … Continue reading

Posted in Landscape, Nature Photography, Sunrise, Western Massachusetts | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 66 Comments

12.15.2021 Wordless Wednesday

Posted in Landscape, Nature Photography, Sunrise, Western Massachusetts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 16 Comments

12.14.2021 That was a big whoops!!!!!

For anyone who saw this morning’s post, I have no explanation for what happened.  The image looked okay on my phone but somehow looked just awful once uploaded to the internet, both here and on Facebook. Anyway, for those of … Continue reading

Posted in Landscape, Nature Photography, Sunrise, Western Massachusetts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 27 Comments