Tag Archives: Long Island Sound
Essex Cove in Autumn

Cove in Essex, Connecticut

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Essex, Connecticut

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Essex, ConnecticutIn the fall of last year, I visited Essex, Connecticut late one afternoon and took this shot of the cove near the town park.  Essex is a beautiful, quaint little town close to Long Island Sound on the Connecticut River and I always enjoy […]

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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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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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Gull Dropping Dinner

Flying Gull Dropping Clam

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series The Coastal Center at Milford Point

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series The Coastal Center at Milford PointAbove is one of the shots of the flying gulls that I took yesterday at the Connecticut Audubon Society’s Coastal Center at Milford Point.  The gulls were taking these clams (or mussels?) and dropping them (as Gulls are apt to […]

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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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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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Stratford Point Lighthouse

Closer View of Stratford Point Lighthouse

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

This entry is part 5 of 5 in the series Stratford, Connecticut  Today is my leaf racking day, so I have to get back out there.  However, I wanted to post this photo I took last night of the Stratford Point Lighthouse in Stratford, Connecticut.  I’ve posted another photo of the lighthouse (which can be seen here), but this […]

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