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More Valley Shots. March 4, 2011

Posted by littlebangtheory in Art and Nature.
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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.

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1. lisahgolden - March 4, 2011

Yikes to the high water, but what beautiful photos.

2. littlebangtheory - March 5, 2011

Thanks, Lisa.


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