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Horned Lark at Hammonasset Beach State Park

Horned Lark at Hammonasset Beach State Park

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Hammonasset Beach State Park

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Hammonasset Beach State ParkYesterday, I decided to get up early today and be at Hammonasset Beach State Park by 7 am.  I almost made it – it was more like 7:10 when I rolled into the park.  I was hoping to photograph shorebirds, ducks, raptors, […]

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Wadsworth Little Falls in Middletown, Connecticut

Wadsworth Little Falls

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Wadsworth Falls State Park

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Wadsworth Falls State Park  In Wadsworth Falls State Park there are two waterfalls, Wadsworth Big Falls (which I wrote about yesterday) and this waterfall, Wadsworth Little Falls.  The Little Falls require a little walking, but the trail is relatively level and a nice walk (I […]

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Wadsworth Big Falls

Wadsworth Big Falls

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Wadsworth Falls State Park

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Wadsworth Falls State Park  Wadsworth Big Falls, part of Wadsworth Falls State Park located in Middletown, Connecticut, is probably the highest volume waterfall I’ve seen in Connecticut (so far).  The Coginchaug River flows over it and there is about a 25 foot drop. This is […]

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Rocks at Seven Falls

Seven Falls

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series Seven Falls

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series Seven Falls  Another view of Seven Falls located in Haddam and Middletown, Connecticut.  The stream is Bible Rock Brook and is located very close to a major highway (Route 9), so access is very easy.  There are picnic tables and barbecue pits here, so it […]

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Covered Bridge at Southford Falls State Park

Interior of a Covered Bridge at Southford Falls State Park

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Southford Falls

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Southford Falls  Here’s another High Dynamic Range (HDR) photo using Photomatix with additional processing in Lightroom with Nik Software plug-ins.  This photo was taken about a year ago and is an interior view of a covered bridge located in Southford Falls State Park in Southington, Connecticut.  I’ve […]

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Driftwood at Hammonasset Beach State Park

Driftwood

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Hammonasset Beach State Park

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Hammonasset Beach State Park  This photo is a little different than most that I’ve posted.  This is actually a High Dynamic Range (HDR) photo that was also ran through the Nik Software suite of processing tools.  If you’re not familiar with HDR, it involves taking […]

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Waterfall at Southford Falls State Park

Waterfall at Southford Falls State Park

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Southford Falls

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Southford Falls  Here’s a photo from Southford Falls State Park in Southington, Connecticut that I took about this time last year.  I have a previous post of the waterfall (you can visit that post here), but now that I’m using the Nik Software plug-ins for […]

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Pickett's Pond

Another View of Pickett’s Pond

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Osbornedale State Park

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Osbornedale State Park  One more view of Pickett’s Pond at Osbornedale State Park in Derby Connecticut. Since there’s not much else I can say about Osbornedale State Park that I haven’t posted previously, I’ll tell you a little about the equipment, settings, and software I used for […]

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