Tag Archives: Finger Lakes

Image Sales Thru December 31st

I will be running a sale on my website until December 31st.  This sale will consist of two different parts.  First of all, every few days I will be creating a “limited time promotion” 20×24 inch canvas print that will … Continue reading

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The Off Season – Finger Lakes Wine Region

In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Off-Season.” The Finger Lakes region is highly dependent on tourism money, from visitors to wineries, summer folks who rent or own a lake cottage, people who visit the state parks like … Continue reading

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Wine, Tourism and Art

You climb northwards along the western side of Keuka Lake, following County Route 76 out of Hammondsport, quickly leaving lake level behind you. You pass by old houses and new, and soon the road begins to roll following the topography … Continue reading

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Second Place in a local art contest

I’ve had minor success selling photography.  Well, enough success to have to file taxes for it, and be able to say it pays for itself so that’s good.  At the same time, I have always been hesitant to enter it … Continue reading

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North Country Roads

North County Roads, lead me home To that old place, that old room Another autumn, beside the falls Maples orange, birches yellow Apple Jack in the barrel And wood smoke in the air . Cold crisp mornings up by the … Continue reading

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Week of Thanks – Finger Lakes

I’m often asked where I’m from.  The fact is, there’s no simple answer to this question.  I’ve lived in ten states.  I don’t see myself as a New Yorker, or an Arizonan, or a Pennsylvanian.  In my mind I’m simply … Continue reading

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A Visit to Stony Brook State Park

Stony Brook State Park is a physically small park when compared to Watkins Glen or the nearby Letchworth State Park.  But I feel it may be my favorite of the three.  That may be because it is the one I’ve … Continue reading

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Watkins Glen Examined

Please note, this blog was planned and written before Hurricane Sandy arrived. The Gorge Trail is currently closed until further notice. The gorge Watkins Glen State Park has a long history attracting tourists from around the world to the Finger … Continue reading

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New York State Parks In Autumn

For many of us who have ties to upstate New York Watkins Glen State Park, Letchworth State Park, and Stony Brook State Park are places with special meaning. From family reunions, to church picnics, to spending time there with someone … Continue reading

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