Category Archives: Location

Excuses, excuses…

I has happened once again, camera manufacturers have announced new models at a Japanese trade show about two weeks ago (beginning of February 2012). This time it seems like the bar has been pushed very high by Nikon with the … Continue reading

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How to stay photographically creative

This morning I went for my weekly walk from Lexington to Bedford (Massachusetts). This winter has been extremely mild. So far we had only a little bit of snow, which melted each time within a day or tow. To top … Continue reading

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Cool places in Boston – Copley Square Public Library

During a Sunday afternoon walk through Boston’s Back Bay we decided to go inside the Public Library building (at Copley Square). We immediately enjoyed the marble stairwell and chandeliers. Boston’s public library is one of the largest in the country. … Continue reading

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A Morning at the Hudson River

Recently Kim and I went to New York City for a few days. In the past, we often went through the city on our way back to Massachusetts. This time we took the Palisades Parkway on the Western shoreline of … Continue reading

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A walk in Back Bay (Boston)

Recently we went for a Sunday afternoon walk in Back Back. The light for just perfect. The photo here shows the Christian Science Church in beautiful light. More beautiful light in Back Bay with some of the well-known buildings visible. … Continue reading

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Story behind the photo: Boston Christmas Tree Lighting

The Boston Christmas Tree lighting took place on December 1st on Boston Common. It was a two hour event with different performances on stage. Just before 8pm, the tree was finally lit and fireworks went off around it. The tree … Continue reading

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Alewife Station – and Fall Crawl Day 3

Northwest of downtown Boston is Alewife Station (in Cambridge), the Northern terminus of the Red Line (yes, we got color-coded subway lines). Recently I had some extra time on my hands while waiting for the next bus…   Today is … Continue reading

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Water lilies

The Massachusetts Horticultural Society has a garden in Wellesley on Rt. 16. Among the plants to see are several varieties of water lilies.

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Glorious Morning

Between Alewife Station and the towns of Arlington, Lexington, and Bedford here in Massachusetts is the Minuteman Bike Path. The bike path was built on a former railroad track of a steam train that closed in 1979. The bike path … Continue reading

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Sunset walk at Ponkapoag Boardwalk

Between Boston, Canton, and Milton in Massachusetts near where we live is the Blue Hills Reservation, a large conservation land. Ponkapoag Pond is at the Southern perimeter of the reservation. In the 1940s a boardwalk was constructed that leads approximately … Continue reading

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