High Line Thaw

It is now suddenly very warm in New York City. Some early spring flowers include Witch Hazel and Pussy Willow. Crocii were in the lawn but off limits for photography.

Witch Hazel, High Line 2/19/2017
Witch Hazel, High Line 2/19/2017

I had fun watching a mocking bird gulp down berries:

A few photos of the High Line:

22 thoughts on “High Line Thaw

  1. Denzil 2017-02-20 / 9:52 am

    Spring is in the air! I love the photo of bark. I think the different types of bark on trees are so photogenic. It’s a photo project I’ve been thinking of for years!

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    • Sherry Felix 2017-02-20 / 10:08 am

      Thanks Denzil. I upped the vibrance a little to bring out the colors I saw in the bark. I love textures and patterns. Rocks, minerals, and lichen also intrigue me.

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  2. restlessjo 2017-02-20 / 12:02 pm

    Snap! 🙂 I love witch hazel and that’s a superb image! Glad to see you out and about again, Sherry, even if slowly.

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  3. Indah Susanti 2017-02-20 / 9:13 pm

    It is getting warmer here too and the birds are returning to the park nearby to our home. Wonderful images, Sherry! Hope all is well with you ❤

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    • Sherry Felix 2017-02-21 / 8:36 am

      Thanks Indah, I plan to be more active this Spring. I am doing well enough thanks.

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  4. Jet Eliot 2017-02-24 / 3:42 pm

    I really like this series of photos in the High Line, Sherry, because it clearly demonstrates both seasons. Wonderful photos — I especially liked the head-on photo of the mockingbird with the berry in his mouth for its whimsy. And I have never seen witch hazel so this was not only interesting but stunning. And the half-emptied milkweed pod is also a fave.

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  5. Khürt Williams 2017-03-20 / 1:24 pm

    I have walked the High Line in summer, spring and fall but never winter. With the wintery March weather maybe I still can.

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    • Sherry Felix 2017-03-20 / 1:31 pm

      Hope you do. The dead grasses and seed pods are lovely. Best to go there very early or very late on a weekday.

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