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Green Winged Teal in marsh

Green Winged Teal at The Coastal Center at Milford Point

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series The Coastal Center at Milford Point

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series The Coastal Center at Milford PointA few weeks ago when I visited The Coastal Center at Milford Point, I saw this little guy walking across the mudflats in the marsh at low tide.  He was walking towards his other Green Winged Teal buddies that were […]

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Yawning Seagull at The Coastal Center at Milford Point

Yawning Gull

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series The Coastal Center at Milford Point

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series The Coastal Center at Milford PointToday, I took my new 400 mm lens and 7D out to the Connecticut Audubon Society’s Coastal Center at Milford Point to practice photography flying birds.  It went really well, I learned a lot,  and have lots of shots of […]

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Geese at The Coastal Center at Milford Point

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series The Coastal Center at Milford Point

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series The Coastal Center at Milford PointLast weekend, I visited the Audubon Society’s Coastal Center at Milford Point in Milford, Connecticut and took this shot of geese feeding in the marsh.  The Coastal Center is located at the mouth of the Housatonic River on Long Island […]

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Fly Fisherman at Short Beach Park, Stratford, Connecticut

Fly Fisherman at Short Beach

This entry is part 2 of 5 in the series Stratford, Connecticut

This entry is part 2 of 5 in the series Stratford, Connecticut  This past weekend, I visited Short Beach, which is a town park in Stratford, Connecticut.  It’s located close to the mouth of the Housatonic River and is one of the nicest town parks you will find. The photo above is taken at the […]

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Stratford Point Lighthouse

Stratford Point Lighthouse

This entry is part 3 of 5 in the series Stratford, Connecticut

This entry is part 3 of 5 in the series Stratford, Connecticut  This is a photo of the Stratford Point Lighthouse located in Stratford, Connecticut at the mouth of the Housatonic River.  According to the Lighthouse Friends website, the existing building and tower were built in 1881, after several other buildings were either razed or […]

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View of the Housatonic River from Housatonic Meadows State Park

The Houstonic River as seen from Housatonic Meadows State Park

This entry is part 6 of 6 in the series Housatonic River

This entry is part 6 of 6 in the series Housatonic River  I took this photo from the picnic area at Housatonic Meadows State Park located in Sharon, Connecticut.  It was a beautiful Autumn day and I was on a marathon photography day.  The fall colors weren’t as nice as some other years, but still […]

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Fly Fisherman in Housatonic River, Sharon Connecticut

Fly Fisherman in the Housatonic River

This entry is part 5 of 6 in the series Housatonic River

This entry is part 5 of 6 in the series Housatonic River  This photo of a fly fisherman in the Housatonic River was taken either in or very close to Housatonic Meadows State Park (I’m not exactly sure where the boundary is located).  I’ve not fished in the Housatonic River yet, but I believe they catch […]

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View from Goat Rock in Webb Mountain Park, Monroe, Connecticut

Autumn View from Overlook at Webb Mountain Park

This entry is part 4 of 6 in the series Housatonic River

This entry is part 4 of 6 in the series Housatonic RiverThis afternoon, I drove to Webb Mountain Park in Monroe, Connecticut and hiked up to the scenic overlook, aka “Goat Rock”.  If you park at campground site number 2, it’s a very short hike to the overlook.  Unfortunately, I think the gates are closed after November 1st until Memorial Day […]

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