Late October CP

A lovley day in Central Park in Autumn.

Painted Lady, Central Park 10/28/2017
Painted Lady, Central Park 10/28/2017
Monarch, Central Park 10/28/2017
Monarch, Central Park 10/28/2017

A lot of screeming from th eyoung Red-tails then one quietly landed near the feeders.

Red-tailed Hawk, Central Park 10/28/2017
Red-tailed Hawk, Central Park 10/28/2017

The Mourning Doves saw the hawk and froze.

Mourning Doves, Central Park 10/28/2017
Mourning Doves, Central Park 10/28/2017

Some Autumn leaves

Locust, Central Park 10/28/2017
Locust, Central Park 10/28/2017
Leaves, Central Park 10/28/2017
Sweetgum Leaves, Central Park 10/28/2017

Taken with my new Sony RX10-IV.

11 Street Door

It’s been a while since I posted a door. Here’s one of my favorite local doors on West 11th Street in Geenwich Village, New York, with a lamp a few doors away.

For Norm’s Thursday Doors, October 19th, 2017.

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Governors Island

Governors IslandWe spent the day at Governors Island on Saturday October 14th attending an excellent Conservation Photography Workshop led by Esther Horvath and Camilla Cerea sponsored by NYC Audobon. The photographes were taken at the beginning and end of the day by Marc and I.

Battery Park 10/14/2017
Morning mist at Battery Park

The following 5 are by Marc:

Governors Island 10/14/2017
Huge Carnival cruise ship and beach at GI at low tide
Governors Island 10/14/2017
Governors Island
Governors Island 10/14/2017
View north to Manhattan
Governors Island 10/14/2017
View looking North to Manhattan
Governors Island 10/14/2017
The Hills at Governors Isaand
Governors Island 10/14/2017
East side GI looking NE towards the East River.

At the end of the day shooting into the sun gave a lovely glow to the images.

Governors Island 10/14/2017
Looking SW on governors Island late afternoon
Governors Island 10/14/2017
The Hills, late afternoon
New York Harbor 10/14/2017
NY harbor late afternoon 10/14/2017
New York Harbor 10/14/2017
New Jersey, Hudson River, Manhattan, and Castle Williams on the right

Gov Island map 2017

Central Park Early October

Autumn is a season that I love and feel strongly.  At last I was able to go outdoors to make these photographs in these 3 galleries. I was laid low for a few weeks. I’m all better now.