Driving through Stuyvesant, New York earlier this week we encountered a Nature Conservancy preserve. The boardwalk along Mill creek was a great break from driving. The freshwater tidal floodplain had an odd fey look to it.
Archives for: "October 2015"
Looking through the archives I found this snowflake photo from January of this year (2015) - it's not half bad so I decided to work on the raw file. Snow crystal season is just around the corner - something I say with mixed feelings.
I found this spider in my wood pile as I rotated out the remnants of last year's firewood and began stacking a newly delivered load. My best guess on identification is that this is a ground spider, family Gnaphosidae.
A shaft of sunlight lands on a pine sapling. This was taken on Agfa APX 400 exposed at ISO 64 and pull processed in Rodinal to compress the tonal range. Pentax 6x7 and SMC67 55mm f4 ens. Taken in Michigan's Allegan Forest.