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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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A Yellow-Rumped Warbler in Hammonasset Beach State Park

Two Photos of Yellow-Rumped Warblers

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

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Hammonasset Beach State ParkDuring my trip over the weekend to Hammonasset Beach State Park in Madison, Connecticut, I walked out to Willard’s Island.  There weren’t many people out, so I slowly walked around the perimeter of the island and ran into a flock of Yellow-Rumped […]

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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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