More Valley Shots. March 4, 2011Posted by littlebangtheory in Art and Nature.
Tags: Connecticut River, corn fields, Hadley, Northampton, sunset, Tilt-Shify photography
Here are a few shots from a recent evening down by the Connecticut river.
First, a view from a corn field near the Northampton Airport:
…with the Seven Sisters range receding into the distance. Courtesy of Elliot, my 24mm Canon TS-EII lens.
This expanse of flood plain is broken only by widely spaced tree rows…
…and the occasional farm out-building:
Here’s a view of the sun setting over that same area, from across the river in Hadley:
By the end of the month there’s a strong possibility that much of what’s in these photos will be at least partially under water – the plains of Northampton are outside of the levee system which protects the town proper.
More on this as the waters rise.