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BRENT PENNINGTON Panoramic view of Pole Bridge Run at Tobyhanna State Park on the morning of 26 July 2013.

A perfect summer day

This is what a perfect summer day looks like.  Just in case anyone is wondering and hasn’t seen one for themselves.  This was a couple of weeks back,…

BRENT PENNINGTON Low bush blueberries ripen in the pine barrens at the Eales Preserve on the morning of 30 June 2013.

Blueberries

“This morning I sat on top of a mountain just after sunrise and dined on low bush blueberries still fresh with dew.  There can be no great sign,…

BRENT PENNINGTON The shoreline of Lower Lake at Promised Land State Park rendered in black & white. Photographed on the morning of 27 May 2013.

Not quite right

This image – and the others in this post – are almost two months old.  I shot them while out in the kayak, on a trip to Promised…

BRENT PENNINGTON Sunrise over the now drained Beaver Pond near Pico Mtn, VT, on the morning of 16 June 2013.

Beaver Pond

I was able to get a few new sites in during my time in Vermont; this was the first of them, Beaver Pond, near Pico Mountain.  As you…

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Looking for Spring

Although this week marks the beginning of astronomical Spring, you sure can’t tell it from the weather. The temperatures in Northeastern Pennsylvania have been a good 10-15 degrees…

BRENT PENNINGTON Sunrise over yet-frozen Lackawanna Lake as seen from Bullhead Bay on the morning of 17 March 2013.

Fresh snowfall

Sunday morning finally gave me an actual, cloud-free sunrise, coupled with maybe a half-inch of fresh snow – perfect conditions to get out and shake off some of…

Autumn colors the hillsides at Fords Pond, 21 October 2012.

Best of 2012

These are my favorite images from the past year. Some are simple, others more complex; most have been seen on here before. It’s easy to forget about good…

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Simple Clicks – Gettysburg

As I mentioned before, the evening light in Gettysburg was just perfect and I was able to grab an hour or so to really work with the battlefield…

Sunrise at Lefferts Pond on Thanksgiving Day, 22 November 2012.

Thanksgiving morning in Vermont

A surprising number of my holidays start this way – out in the cold, roving around a lake or through the woods, usually by myself.  And maybe that…

Autumn colors the hillsides at Fords Pond, 21 October 2012.

Searching for autumn – panoramas

As promised, a few panoramas from my search for autumn last weekend.  The longer I shoot panoramas, the more I enjoy it, the wider view, the greater possible…

Autumn colors the hillsides at Fords Pond, 21 October 2012.

Searching for autumn

Autumn, as a season and as the elements that make it up, is fleeting. Transitory, arriving with subtly until suddenly you realize it’s really here, and then just…

Fog shrouds Lackawanna State Park on a mid-autumn morning, 20 October 2012.

Lost in the fog

Spent Saturday morning up at Lackawanna State Park, lost in one of the thickest fogs I can remember having seen in a while. The lost part is, of…