Still Learning To See

A walk in the woods

The weather yesterday would have had a forecaster jumping around, switching hats and re-writing the script at least a hundred times: cold, warm, rain, sun…everything but snow flurries and, importantly, black flies!

It was a lovely day for a walk to Chickering Bog and a great day to seize the moment—whatever the light—as a photographer.

Spring has been unfolding slowly in Vermont, all the better to take time to see the changes that come daily.

Curiously, I did not make a single photograph of the bog itself. There will be many more visits! A favorite view, however, is on the way back out where a classic pastoral scene greets the eye. I hope all of you reading can find time to get out and see and smell spring arriving.

This entry was published on May 12, 2021 at 9:22 am. It’s filed under Ecosystem, Flowers, John Snell, John Snell Photographer, Leaves, Patterns, Photograph, Spring, Trees, Vermont, www.johnsnell.photography and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

One thought on “A walk in the woods

  1. Julia on said:

    Real treasure, John–love how you capture light in your photography. The greens of spring are so newborn and varied–and I’ve never seen a pitcher plant!! Thanks so very much 🙂

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