17 Sep 2014

Panoramic Lake Champlain Fall Vermont

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So much of Vermont is that beautiful panoramic feeling when you see a big piece of visual treasure like Lake Champlain in all its fall glory. Rich in color, mood and light fall Lake Champlain in transition from summer nice to simmering fall has so many photo op’s. All photos taken with Fuji 6×17 220 large format Film camera, ASA 50, at F/64 with long time exposures on tripod.

Shelburne Bay on Lake Champlain in Shelburne, Vermont with Mount Mansfield in the background

Sunsetting behind Lake Champlain and the Adirondack Mountains in New York from Mount Philo in Charlotte, Vermont

Clouds over Juniper Island on Lake Champlain off the tip of Shelburne Point in Shelburne, Vermont

Sunset over Queneska Island on Lake Champlain from Shelburne Point in Shelburne, Vermont

Rainbow over Shelburne Bay on Lake Champlain in Shelburne, Vermont

 

 

03 Sep 2014

Late Summer Vermont Flowers

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Late summer and early fall flowers are so full of rich detailed colors that there hard to resist taking pictures of, especially here in the wide open countryside of Vermont. All photos, Nikon D-300 with 18-300mm zoom lens, ISO 400, shutter 1/250. F/8 through F/16.

Front yard summer flower garden in Burlington, Vermont.

Black Eyed Susan's in front yard summer flower garden in Burlington, Vermont.

Wildflowers on Star Ski Trail at Stowe Mountain Resort on Mt. Mansfield in Stowe, Vermont.

Daisy's in summer flower garden in Shelburne, Vermont.

Summer zinnie flower garden in Shelburne, Vermont.

Mums flowering on the University Green in Burlington, Vermont.

 

22 Aug 2014

Summer Vermont Food Photographs

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Vermont is known for it’s local organic food and fresh produce, as in these food  photographs taken outside in there natural setting. All photos, 6×7 medium format film camera at 1/30 at F/32.

Beautiful vegetable dish with thick, juicy tomatos, fried onions and peppers

Hearty homemade chicken and vegetable soup

Light and fresh salad of tomatos, lemon, olives and cucumbers

Chunky homemade salsa served with tortilla chips

Delicious vegetable soup topped with peanuts

Fresh and light salad of mixed vegetables

 

13 Aug 2014

Sunset Paddle Lake Champlain Burlington VT

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The sunset’s and the weather this summer have been wonderful. On a beautiful calm sunny sunset evening I caught these paddle boarders on the open waters of Lake Champlain off Oakledge Park in Burlington, Vermont enjoying the view. All photos, Nikon D-7100 with 18-300mm zoom lens, ISO 800, shutter priority set at 1/320, F/11 at 220mm, F/10 at 95mm, F/10 at 68mm, F/8 at 220mm, F/7.1 at 230mm, F/10 at 195mm, F/9 at 270mm, and F/5.6 at 145mm.

Sunset over Lake Champlain Burlington, Vermont.

Sunset over Lake Champlain Burlington, Vermont.

Sunset over Lake Champlain Burlington, Vermont.

Sunset over Lake Champlain Burlington, Vermont.

Sunset over Lake Champlain Burlington, Vermont.

Sunset over Lake Champlain Burlington, Vermont.

Sunset over Lake Champlain Burlington, Vermont.

Sunset over Lake Champlain Burlington, Vermont.

 

06 Aug 2014

Red Rocks Park Lake Champlain Burlington VT

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One of the best places to photograph a sunset in Burlington, Vermont is Red Rocks Park. You have easy access to Lake Champlain and all the red rocks at sunset just come alive with color. All photos Nikon D-7100 with 18-300mm zoom lens, ISO 500, shutter 1/400, F/11 at 68mm, F/8 at 105mm, F/7.1 at 135mm, F/13 at 210mm, F/13 at 200mm, and F/13 at 135mm.

Burlington, Vermont architecture.

Red Rocks Park Lake Champlain Burlington, Vermont.

Red Rocks Park Lake Champlain Burlington, Vermont.

Red Rocks Park paddleboarding Lake Champlain Burlington, Vermont.

Red Rocks Park paddleboarding Lake Champlain Burlington, Vermont.

Red Rocks Park Lake Champlain Burlington, Vermont.

 

01 Aug 2014

Moth Sailing Lake Champlain VT

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I was out sailing the waters of Shelburne Bay on Lake Champlain when I came across this sailboat called a Moth, and what a wild boat it is, planning on it’s foil. All photos, Nikon D-7100 with 18-300mm zoom lens, ISO 400, shutter priority set at 1/500, F/10 at 220mm, F/10 at 68mm, F/11 at 120mm, F/11 at 195mm, F/11 at 210mm, and F/11 at 175mm.

Moth sailing on Lake Champlain in Shelburne Bay, Shelburne, VT.

Moth sailing on Lake Champlain in Shelburne Bay, Shelburne, VT.

Moth sailing on Lake Champlain in Shelburne Bay, Shelburne, VT.

Moth sailing on Lake Champlain in Shelburne Bay, Shelburne, VT.

Moth sailing on Lake Champlain in Shelburne Bay, Shelburne, VT.

Moth sailing on Lake Champlain in Shelburne Bay, Shelburne, VT.

 

24 Jul 2014

LaPlatte River Kayaking Shelburne Vermont

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This is prime kayak season in Vermont, with all the warm days and water. The LaPlatte River at the mouth of Shelburne Bay on Lake Champlain is a super great kayaking location. The river twist and turns and sometimes seems like the Amazon River with all the wildlife. All photos, Nikon D-7100 with 18-300mm zoom lens, ISO 400, shutter 1/320. F/10 at 175mm. F/11 at 155mm. F/10 at 220mm. F/10 at 125mm.

Kayaking the LaPlatte River in Shelburne, Vermont.

Kayaking the LaPlatte River in Shelburne, Vermont.

Kayaking the LaPlatte River in Shelburne, Vermont.

Kayaking the LaPlatte River in Shelburne, Vermont.

 

17 Jul 2014

Lake Champlain Wildlife Vermont

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It’s amazing what you see when you slow down and walk, as in these Vermont Lake Champlain Shelburne Bay wildlife, people, and nature photographs. All photos, Nikon D-7100 with 18-300mm zoom lens, ISO 400, shutter priority set at 1/400. First photo, F/10 at 300mm. F/10 at 210mm. F/14 at 270mm. F/13 at 220mm. F/8 at 145mm. F/9 at 195mm.

Boating on Lake Champlain in Shelburne Bay, Vermont.

Boating on Lake Champlain in Shelburne Bay, Vermont.

Boating on Lake Champlain in Shelburne Bay, Vermont.

Boating on Lake Champlain in Shelburne Bay, Vermont.

Boating on Lake Champlain in Shelburne, Vermont.

Lake Champlain in Shelburne Bay, Vermont.

 

10 Jul 2014

July 4th Fireworks Lake Champlain Vermont

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One of the best holiday’s in Vermont, July 4th on Lake Champlain with fireworks over Shelburne Bay and a beautiful rich sunset for a background. All photos, Nikon D-300 with 12-24mm zoom lens, ISO 640, shutter speed 30 seconds, F/22, zoom 12mm on all, with tripod and cable release.

July 4th fireworks over Shelburne Bay on Lake Champlain in Shelburne, Vermont.

July 4th fireworks over Shelburne Bay on Lake Champlain in Shelburne, Vermont.

July 4th fireworks over Shelburne Bay on Lake Champlain in Shelburne, Vermont.

July 4th fireworks over Shelburne Bay on Lake Champlain in Shelburne, Vermont.

July 4th fireworks over Shelburne Bay on Lake Champlain in Shelburne, Vermont.

July 4th fireworks over Shelburne Bay on Lake Champlain in Shelburne, Vermont.

 

26 Jun 2014

Lake Champlain Boating Vermont

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Boating on Lake Champlain is so beautiful, everywhere you look there are great pictures to be taken. I was south of Quaker Smith and took these pictures of boaters and the Adirondack Mountains with sparkling water. All photos, Nikon D-7100 with 18-300mm zoom lens, ISO 400, shutter priority set at 1/400. First photo F/13 at 100mm. F/13 at 125mm, F/13 at 190mm. F/13 at 230mm. F/13 at 250mm. Sixth, 1/60 at F/5.3 at 60mm.

Boating on Lake Champlain in Shelburne, Vermont.

Boating on Lake Champlain in Shelburne, Vermont.

Boating on Lake Champlain in Shelburne, Vermont.

Boating on Lake Champlain in Shelburne, Vermont.

Boating on Lake Champlain in Shelburne, Vermont.

Spirit of Ethan Allen ll on Lake Champlain in Burlington, Vermont.