Post Tagged with: "Winter"

Lenten Contemplation…

Lenten Contemplation…

This photo was taken one stormy day in early March in early Lent.  The day was gray and the clouds were thick.  I happened to be on Route 9 in Westchester in the Briarcliff area and the Scarborough Presbyterian Church made an appearance through the clouds and the fog.  It […]

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Cardinal caught on camera…..

Cardinal caught on camera…..

This is probably one of the last gasps of my winter photo collection.  I took it after it was “officially” spring, but it was cold like winter and we were expecting snow. We have been seeing a lot of Cardinals lately on TV. Of course those Cardinals are actually humans […]

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Patriots Park in Winter –  Blue Streams and Gray Skys – Tarrytown NY

Patriots Park in Winter – Blue Streams and Gray Skys – Tarrytown NY

Recently, I’ve been using the gray shades of winter to play with black and white photography and adding a dash of color.  As spring blossoms, I will probably return more and more to true color .  This is another such experiment…For the most part, the colors used  the color reflects […]

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The Photographer In Red…

The Photographer In Red…

While I was taking photos along the icy shoreline on the Hudson, I noticed a photographer wearing a bright red coat who had the same idea as me.  While I was shooting, I managed to capture her taking photos of her own.  Even more ironically, I was being photographed that […]

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Shoreline S-Curve

Shoreline S-Curve

Its fairly rare that the shoreline along the Hudson River freezes over.  This photo shows the process and its interesting how the freezing process in the water follows the curve of the rocky shore.  It was a very frigid day on the river.  It really was as cold as this […]

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Light on Ice

Light on Ice

Its funny how the ice can look so warm in the right light.  Rest assured it was plenty cold out there….January was much colder than last year. © 2013 – RG Hicks – http://fotosonthefly.biz – All rights reserved.

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Ice Water & Light

Ice Water & Light

The Hudson River used to freeze up almost every single winter.  But seeing ice flows on the Hudson has become more of a rarity, so when the opportunity arose, I took advantage of it.  This is a bit of a departure from my usual style, but the late afternoon light […]

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Solstice Pathway

Solstice Pathway

The pathway is well lit to guide you on your way…even in the dead of winter.  A pretty way to celebrate the month the days start to get longer.   © 2013 – RG Hicks – http://Fotosonthefly.biz – All rights reserved.

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Winter Solstice – Balcony Lights

Winter Solstice – Balcony Lights

White Lights gracing a wrought iron balcony celebrating the season.  The pre-war brick building adds character.  Everyone loves the celebration of light that marks the winter solstice for so many cultures. © 2013 – http://fotosonthefly.biz – All rights reserved.  

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A Deciduous Solstice Celebration

A Deciduous Solstice Celebration

Generally speaking, the trees we light up during the winter solstice are conifers of some sort.  Evergreens don’t lose their leaves so they are full and lush in the darkets of Decembers.  However, the Solstice celebration is not for conifers only.   After all, with each lengthening day, the deciduous […]

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