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The Voice

Making Pictures – The Voice By Scott Vincent Note: “Making Pictures” is Scott Vincent’s continuing series about the technical of philosophical aspects of photography. Much like you, I like to take photographs of things that I enjoy, that are interesting, … Continue reading

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“Roundodendron”

I was intrigued by this Rhododendron’s radiating center of peduncles (the stems that hold the flowers in a ball)  radiating from the plant.  Normally this is not seen as the flowers form a tight floral ball, but the flowers here … Continue reading

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Lessons from a Lone Osprey

The Lone Osprey.  So many things to learn from this image.  Photographers, when seeing an opportunity to photograph a bird, will generally attempt to inch closer and closer in order to obtain a more frame-filling image.  A frame-filling image can … Continue reading

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Baxter State Park – Part 3: Photographer Gone Wild

To me, photography is as much of an art as it is a science.  To succeed in anything, you need to have a good understanding of the fundamentals (the science) and then you can express yourself as you’d like (the … Continue reading

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Ghosts At Flatiron

Ghosts at Flatiron!! A few weeks back I took nearly a 1000 images of the Flatiron building in Manhattan for an HDR timelapse.  After reviewing the images, I wanted to create the effect I felt with all of the passerbys … Continue reading

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Hermit Thrush Meets Bird Statue

I was taking advantage of a beautiful fall day by taking some photographs of the local Downy Woodpeckers.  The Downy Woodpeckers are so tolerant that you don’t need to hide from them when taking their photo – you can practically walk right … Continue reading

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Moon rise over Manhattan – Boxed In

A different view of the Moon rising over the Manhattan Skyline.  Enjoy!!

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No Place Like Homer (Alaska)

Homer, Alaska – March 13-17, 2011 It’s been too many years since I’ve been to Homer, Alaska to photograph Bald Eagles.  The last time I went it was with the great hawk photographer Ned Harris and with my best photography friend … Continue reading

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Of ‘Possums and Pipits

I was birding Stratford’s water areas (ponds and sound) and stopped at Short Beach off of Dorne Drive.  I saw at first one, then four and eventually twelve American Pipits lurking and feeding in the grasses.  For no apparent reason, … Continue reading

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Earth to Ring-billed Gull

Thanks to Dennis Varza for finding and reporting the first year Ring-billed Gull which is banded on both legs and has a transmitter attached to it’s back.  The bands are pretty legible as can be seen in the photos, with … Continue reading

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