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BRENT PENNINGTON Sunset on the beach at Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge on the evening of 09 May 2015.

Simple Clicks – beach views in color and b&w

Just a few beach views, in both color and black & white. Related Posts:Simple Clicks – beach timeSimple Clicks – Assateague DunesSimple Clicks – sunrise panoramaSimple Clicks –…

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Assateague Ponies

The last post in my Assateague adventure series, and what better to end with than the ponies that make the island famous. The ponies, notably but perhaps fictitiously…

BRENT PENNINGTON Playing in the surf on the beach at Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge on the afternoon of 09 May 2015.

Simple Clicks – beach time

We hung out on the beach on our second day in Virginia – what started as a picnic lunch turned into lunch, several hours of lounging, a food…

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A Great Egret hunts in the salt marsh at Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge on the morning of 09 May 2015.

Assateague Birds

As much as the Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge is about the ponies, it’s also about birds, and particularly migratory waterfowl.  The refuge is designed to provide an ideal…

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A certified piece of a shipwreck lays part burried in the dunes on the beach at Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge on the morning of 09 May 2015.

Simple Clicks – Assateague Dunes

Related Posts:Assateague Island – another foggy morningSimple Clicks – beach views in color and b&wSimple Clicks – beach timeAssateague BirdsSimple Clicks – sunrise panorama

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Assateague Island – another foggy morning

I ventured out again on Saturday morning and was once more socked in by a dense sea fog, which covered both islands and the beach, where I had…

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Sunrise amid sea fog on the beach at Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge on the morning of 10 May 2015.

Simple Clicks – sunrise panorama

All my beach mornings were foggy – this was probably the best out of the three. Related Posts:Simple Clicks – beach views in color and b&wSimple Clicks –…

Simple Clicks – twilight on the beach

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BRENT PENNINGTON Twilight on the beach at Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge on Assateague Island on the evening of 08 May 2015.

Assateague & Chincoteague Island Adventure

Last weekend we ventured south for a quick vacation, driving five hours south to Assateague and Chincoteague Islands, where it the weather was – oddly enough – both…

BRENT PENNINGTON Views across an agricultural landscape from atop Roman's Nose in Middleburgh, NY, on the afternoon of 25 April 2015.

Roman’s Nose

A couple of weeks back, at the end of April, we drove up to Cobleskill, NY, to visit my brother and his girlfriend, who attend the SUNY college…

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Wind and snow

After my eagle adventure the weekend before last, I stopped at Promised Land State Park on my way home.  The eagling had been poor and I knew that…

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Eagling 2015

0600 – It’s still dark when the alarm goes off.  If I can get my feet on the floor I’m fine, but that first step is the hardest,…