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10.10.2020 Not a cloud in the sky….

but luckily there were some on the ground. Go ahead and click.  Bigger is better. I had been hoping for some nice foliage in the usual view to the north from New Salem.  Although there were no clouds, I thought … Continue reading

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10.07.2020 Dead Tree on Mount Pollux

Although Mount Pollux itself wasn’t very foggy, there was some in the lower valley field as you can see, the Holyoke Mountain Range was enveloped. I made several exposures of some trees and the fogged in range but then wandered … Continue reading

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10.06.2020-2 Nursery Pod

Let me start by saying that I finally was able to use the Classic Editor.  Now I just hope it is always available. I went to Mount Pollux this morning to photograph the Holyoke Range in fog. But I also … Continue reading

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10.06.2020 In a fog

That could describe me at most times but Sunday, after shooting the longed for image I shared yesterday, I drove by the boat cove in Quabbin Park and noticed the peninsula at the far side had some nice color with … Continue reading

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10.04.2020 The wait pays off

Saturday is shopping and chore day but it was also the first day of my vacation so off I went toward Quabbin. As I neared the Pelham Lookout I noticed a thick fog bank hanging over the reservoir and got … Continue reading

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10.03.2020 One year ago today

Eliza’s post from Hawley Bog for Wordless Wednesday reminded me that a) I hadn’t been there yet this year and b) I had been there last year on this day. When I went back and looked at some of the … Continue reading

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10.02.2020 Frog Friday

Well, I have no idea how this format got here, but hopefully this post will come out looking right. The editor is not at all how it looked yesterday. Last Saturday I went to North Quabbin and photographed the foliage … Continue reading

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10.01.2020 What was is no more

Not quite accurate.  I’ve photographed this oak several times over the years in Quabbin Park. It spreads so wonderfully.  Sadly, for a reason unknown to me, the Authority have cut the wider branches removing a lot of the appealing character. … Continue reading

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09.30.2020 Wordless Wednesday…The quiet misty forest

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09.29.2020 Misty Day Flowers

We’ve had several misty yet basically rainless days in a  row.  Supposably* tomorrow will produce more than a mist but I won’t believe it until we see it. However a mist does add a little “atmosphere” to flowers. As I … Continue reading

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