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Cedar Waxwings in the Backyard

  Yesterday, I went out in the backyard to get some wood for the wood stove and saw quite a few birds in a large maple tree on the edge of my property.  I realized they were feeding on some buds on the tree.  We had a couple of days of really warm weather here […]

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New Photos of Waterfall from Indian Wells State Park

As I mentioned in a previous post, when I visited Indian Wells State Park last weekend, I also photographed the waterfall at Indian Wells as well as a small pool on the Indian Hole Brook.  I took these photos with my Canon 7D and Canon 24-105 lens.  Other photos I’ve taken of the falls were […]

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Swans and Gulls at Indian Wells State Park

Over the weekend, the weather was questionable, so I decided to stay close to home and do a little photography.  I drove over to Indian Wells State Park, located in Shelton, Connecticut and took a few shots before the rain moved in.  There were 7 or 8 swans there, as well as several gulls and […]

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Fall Foliage in Huntington Connecticut

By Tim Barnes I was looking through some Autumn photos from last year and realize I hadn’t posted many yet.  These photos were taken about this time last year (maybe a little earlier) in the Huntington section of Shelton, Connecticut.  I was using my Canon 7D and a 70-200 lens and was fighting darkness to […]

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Tartia-Engel Falls in East Hampton, Connecticut

Another View of Tartia-Engel Falls

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Tartia-Engel Falls

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Tartia-Engel FallsHere’s another view of Tartia-Engel Falls in East Hampton, Connecticut.  For this photo, I did some minor editing in Lightroom and then several edits in Nik Software’s Color Efex Pro 4. One thing I really like about this waterfall is the dark color of […]

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Northern Cardinal in Winter

Northern Cardinal in Winter

This entry is part 13 of 13 in the series Birds at My Birdfeeder

This entry is part 13 of 13 in the series Birds at My BirdfeederAnother photo of one of my backyard Northern Cardinals.  This one was taken with my Canon 7D and 400 mm lens at f/5.6.  The 7D and 400 mm lens combination is quickly becoming my favorite photo setup for bird photography.  The 300mm […]

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Tartia-Engel Falls

Tartia-Engel Falls

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Tartia-Engel Falls

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Tartia-Engel FallsIn the fall of last year, I was on a tear photographing waterfalls.  I posted several of them, but after awhile, this website was beginning to look like a “Waterfall Blog”, so I gave the waterfalls a little rest.  But now it’s time to […]

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Hawk in the Backyard

Backyard Hawk

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series Hawks

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series HawksToday was a relatively nice, warm day here in Connecticut, so I spend some time out on the deck relaxing.  I decided to take my Canon 7D with the 400 mm lens, just in case I saw any birds in the trees of the backyard. […]

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