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Tufted Titmouse in Flight

Tufted Titmouse in Flight

This entry is part 5 of 13 in the series Birds at My Birdfeeder

This entry is part 5 of 13 in the series Birds at My Birdfeeder  Wow, those Tufted Titmouse (Baelophus bicolor) are quick little guys.  I tried many shots to get one in flight and so far this is the best of the lot.  I’m not particularly happy with it – for example, the feet are a little […]

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Mute Swan at Sunset - Bluff Point State Park

Mute Swan at Sunset

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Bluff Point State Park

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Bluff Point State Park  In my visit to Bluff Point State Park in Groton Connecticut, this Mute Swan (Cygnus olor) was gliding along in the Poquonnock River with it’s mate.  There’s a little lens flare, but I think it actually adds a little to the […]

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Twilight at Bluff Point State Park

Bluff Point State Park at Twilight

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Bluff Point State Park

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Bluff Point State Park  On Saturday, I drove to the Groton/New London area of Connecticut and visited several locations.  One of them was Bluff Point State Park, which was my first visit.  I was very impressed with this lovely area that, according to the DEP […]

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Houses along the shores of Middle Cove on the Connecticut River, Essex Connecticut

Middle Cove on the Connecticut River, Essex Connecticut

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Essex, Connecticut

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Essex, Connecticut  Here’s a photo taken from Essex Park located in Essex, Connecticut this October.  This is looking from the park along the shore of Middle Cove, located on the Connecticut River.  Essex is a quaint, beautiful little town that bills itself as “The Best […]

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Goats at Action Wildlife in Goshen, Connecticut

Goats at Action Wildlife in Goshen, Connecticut

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Action Wildlife

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Action Wildlife  About a month ago I visited Action Wildlife, a wildlife park in Goshen, Connecticut.  Action Wildlife is approximately 116 acres and used to be a dairy farm.  The current owners have stocked it with various “grazing” or “herd” type animals (for lack of a better […]

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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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Geese Facing the Sun in Osbornedale State Park, Derby, Connecticut

Geese Worshipping the Fading Sunlight

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Osbornedale State Park

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Osbornedale State Park  On a visit to Osbornedale State Park in Derby, Connecticut, I saw these Geese all lined up facing into the setting sun.  It was really odd looking at the time because they seemed so stoic and disciplined.  Immediately after this shot, a […]

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