Galactic Lupines

Well, it’s lupine season again at Sugar Hill in New Hampshire which means the beginning of the Lupine Festival.  Last year was my rookie year so I ended up with a load of ticks making my acquaintance after being in the lupine fields.  This year I was equipped with permethrin treated clothes to repel the … More Galactic Lupines

Avalanche Falls

A few days in Franconia, New Hampshire, offer a lot of possibilities of places to go especially for hikes.  One very popular place is Flume Gorge in Franconia Notch State Park.  This is a natural gorge with granite walls rising to a height of 90 feet. However, if you plan to visit to get good … More Avalanche Falls

Sugar Hill Sunrise

New Hampshire is like visiting an old friend from college.  You always think back to the good times and think it won’t be the same, but it is, with all the many quirks you remember. Last week I drove from Massachusetts to Littleton, close to the lupines at Sugar Hill, NH.  There is a lupine … More Sugar Hill Sunrise

Whaleback Moonshine

Landscape photography sounds so sedate and relaxing but often it requires traveling quite some distances and going out in all types of weather conditions.  Yesterday was one of those days. It was going to be a full moon and I wanted to find a lighthouse where the moon rises behind it.  I used The Photographer’s … More Whaleback Moonshine