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Thanksgiving, one of the best times of the year.  Lots to do, plenty of places to go and lots of people (family) to see.  Living in the New York Metro area one of my favorite activities is to attend the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City.  Lots of unique photos for those looking for great street shots.  However, that is not my goal and if you are there with family,  working the location for great street shots is probably not on your schedule. There is an overlooked opportunity that is both accessible and will not rob you of family time.  Central Park sits adjacent...
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Stick season, the time after the leaves and before snow, in Vermont offers a unique set of photographic challenges.  There is a cold starkness to the landscape with lots of brown everywhere.  This is the time of year when I look for interesting light or dramatic skies.   If neither of those subjects are working then I will look to streams and work with running water.  Water can always offer interesting competitions.  On this particular trip, I was greeted by each day with bright cloudy skies, so good dramatic light or skies was not happening.  I headed out for one of my favorite water locations -...
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The second week in November still brings good foliage photography on Long Island.  This week was Deja-Vu all over again as my travels take me right back to Caumsett State Park.  click back to last week's post for more on this park.  My goal was to photograph leaves, wherever I could find them.  On the trees or on the ground it made no difference to me.  All that mattered was a strong composition and good light.  On this particular outing, the leaves on the ground offered the better opportunities.   I did try something new (for me),  I found a collection of dead leaves floating on...
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