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BRENT PENNINGTON The Tybee Island lighthouse, as seen from Tybee beach, on the morning of 17 April 2016.

Simple Clicks – Tybee Island lighthouse

The historic lighthouse on Tybee Island, as seen from the island’s beach, at the mouth of the Savannah River.  I didn’t climb up, but I enjoyed having it…

Nature - After the Snow Storm

Simple Clicks – winters past

It’s winter in NEPA, despite the strange warm spell that lasted to Christmas Eve, when it was just shy of 70 degrees.  We’ve had rain and gloom for…

Slider - Winter Pond

Simple Clicks – Winters past

It was sixty-four degrees in Scranton yesterday.  It was sixty-three degrees today, and it’s raining outside now.  The odds of a white Christmas are looking pretty slim, and…

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Simple Clicks – hawk mystery

This photo – not a very good capture from a photographic standpoint – is from my encounter with the Red Tailed Hawks at Paul’s house this past summer….

BRENT PENNINGTON Autumn foliage and wild grasses glow in the golden light of sunrise at the RC field at Lackawanna State Park on the morning of 04 October 2015.

Simple Clicks – glimpse of autumn

Following my early morning skunking, I was rewarded with a bit of luck; about the time I was driving out of the park, the sky finally started to…

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

Simple Clicks – autumn

Just a simple click today, but one of my favorite photos from the past few years.  This is my tree, up at Fords.  Mine, in the sense that…

Simple Clicks – skunky morning

I ventured out on a cold autumn morning a couple of weekends back.  It wasn’t a planned outing – I woke up about 5am and looked out the…

BRENT PENNINGTON The Earth's shadow blocks all but a sliver of the moon during the first half of a lunar eclipse, photographed from Scranton, PA, on the night of 27 September 2015.

Simple Clicks – lunar eclipse

I had heard about the lunar eclipse on Sunday night, but wasn’t giving it much thought, since the forecast was calling for overcast.  Turns out the Weather Channel…

BRENT PENNINGTON Pink lily blossoms float atop lily pads in a quiet section of Beltzville Lake at Beltzville State Park on the morning of 28 August 2015.

Simple Clicks – water lilies

What is it about water lilies that make them so lovely?  I think it might have something to do with how inaccessible they are, softly faceted gem blossoms…

BRENT PENNINGTON A summer evening on Bear Creek, as it forms the western arm of the impoundment behind Francis Walter Dam. 07 August 2015

Simple Clicks – Frances Walter Dam

Just a few shots from my trip across the Frances Walter Dam impoundment.  This was only, I think, my third visit here.  It’s a shoreline unlike any other…

BRENT PENNINGTON Stumps sit high and dry on the muddy riverbank along Bear Creek, standing on their exposed roots. 07 August 2015

Simple Clicks – walking stumps

Saw these on my way back down Bear Creek towards the launch and had to swing back and grab a shot.  Black & white seemed the right way…

BRENT PENNINGTON Large bird tracks remain in the mud along Bear Creek at the Frances Walter Dam on the evening of 07 August 2015.

Simple Clicks – tracks on the bank

Just before the series of creek photos I posted about earlier, I grabbed this one from the kayak.  The banks are a mix of sand and thick, reddish…