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BRENT PENNINGTON Water lilys in full bloom on Gouldsboro Lake on the afternoon of 23 July 2015.

Simple Clicks – lily reflection

While kayaking at Gouldsboro State Park a few weeks back, I snapped this frame, just as I was heading out on my afternoon paddling adventure.  Blazing white lilies…

BRENT PENNINGTON A mother Wood Duck escorts her ducklings as they feed on the surface of Fords Pond on the morning of 12 July 2015.

Simple Clicks – Wood Ducks

Ah, Wood Ducks, those lovely and skittish denizens of lake and pond.  For years I’ve been trying to achieve a great photo of them, easing my kayak through…

BRENT PENNINGTON Kayaking on Kent Pond in Killington, VT, on the morning of 12 June 2015.

Simple Clicks – Kent Pond

When you reach the back of Kent Pond by water, the far northern northern cove, you find the outflow dam and, as you approach it, the water forms…

BRENT PENNINGTON A female Red-Winged Blackbird seeks nesting materials from the fluffy head of a cattail at Fords Pond on the morning of 18 April 2015.

Fords Spring Birds

My first visit to Fords Pond this spring took place a few weeks back, but I never did get around to sharing the bird photos I captured that…

First Fords

Two weeks back now, on a cool morning that also marked the opening of fishing season here in NEPA, I made my first visit to Fords Pond for…

Trostle Pond & thoughts on color and b&w

        Turns out I shot a lot of photos at Trostle Pond the other morning.  And I was going through them in post, I stumbled…

A Cold Morning at Trostle

I crawled out of bed last weekend before sunrise and drove up darkened roads to Trostle Pond, clutching my mug of coffee and uttering silent thanks that during…

Simple Clicks – Herons

On the same morning as my Colors of Fog post, but about an hour or so later, I was farther along the shoreline at Fords Pond when I…

BRENT PENNINGTON Male Red-winged Blackbirds perch in the marshy areas of Fords Pond on the morning of 13 April 2013.

Red-Winged Blackbirds

It’s been a while since I’ve done a post on just one species, but after the past couple of weeks I’ve found that my “to be shared” folder…

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…

Simple Clicks – Evening on the Water

At this moment, I’d have given my kingdom for a 70-200 IS.  Instead, I had the 24-70 EX mounted – it just wasn’t enough.  The image above is…

Simple Clicks – Autumn at the Pond

There are scenes I keep returning to; sometimes they’ve changed so little it’s almost startling.  Last time the boat wasn’t alone, and the light was different, but even…