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Simple Clicks – sunset at Fords

Sunset at Fords Pond always involves the tree.  In part, because the tree is generally to the west, or westerly, and so becomes a natural focal point.  But…

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Simple Clicks – sunrise in Emmet Park

Sunrise in Emmet Park, near the statute of ol’ Doc Jones.  That’s the river in the background, we’re on the bluff 40 feet above it and the sun…

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Simple Clicks – Live Oaks

“Live oaks point the way with twisted trunks under mossy drapes So pull back the curtain, the Devil be damned Into the fog, we will make our stand”…

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…

BRENT PENNINGTON White Deer Creek meanders through the dense hemlock forest in McCalls Dam State Park, deep within Bald Eagle State Forest near Mifflinburg, PA. Photographed the afternoon of 29 August 2015.

McCalls Dam State Park: at the intersection of no and where

When I tried to leave Sand Bridge State Park, I discovered that I was on the very edge of cell service; I might have been able to punch…

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…

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Simple Clicks – last of the snow

A few final captures from the end of winter, the last early-spring snowstorm that hit us in the final weeks of March.  I drove up to Lackawanna State…

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Simple Clicks – Birch

  I was in the field for a whole other reason, shooting landscapes at sunrise.  And then I saw this detail and forgot about the landscapes entirely.  There’s…

BRENT PENNINGTON Sunset light casts long shadows in the forest along Lackawanna Lake on the evening of 23 July 2013.

Simple Clicks – another week of heat

This past week was another hot one.  I headed up to Lackawanna State Park on Tuesday evening, thinking that there might be some relief by the water, maybe…

BRENT PENNINGTON Pines grow beyond the marsh on Lower Lake at Promised Land State Park on the morning of 27 May 2013.

Simple Clicks – pines on the edge of the marsh

Amid working with wildlife, I started shooting some landscapes from the kayak.  It’s difficult for several reasons: carrying & working with multiple lenses, trying to frame shots from…

BRENT PENNINGTON Flowering Dogwood blossoms adorn a tree in the Courthouse Square in Downtown Scranton on the evening of 03 May 2013.

Simple Clicks – Flowering Dogwood

I was at Courthouse Square in downtown for 1st Friday, getting ready to cover “Pride & Prejudice’s” activities that night, when I came across this Flowering Dogwood tree…

BRENT PENNINGTON Snow blankets the forest floor near Kennedy Creek at Lackawanna State Park on the evening of 10 January 2013.

Winter, softly

These got a little lost in the shuffled for a couple of weeks, but are from an outing I made early in January. It was one of those…