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“Great Scott!” er… SPOT – Jupiter Collides with EARTH!

I dreamed that the Earth was being threatened by Jupiter’s “Great Red Spot!”  …No, that’s not really true, not even the dream part.  BUT, the clouds above do look a little like planet Jupiter’s atmosphere with its “Great ‘Red’ Spot,” just above and behind the … Continue reading

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“There’s a Moon Out Tonight” Make that FIVE! – Co-Starring Jupiter and The Four Moons

Some astronomy pastime tonight (March 21, 2016,) as Jupiter and the moon were pretty close together in the eastern sky about two hours after sunset. Above: The slightly over-exposed moon, and Jupiter just visible to the left. 400mm telephoto lens, ISO 4000, 1/1600 … Continue reading

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PROOF! Con Edison Sucking Energy from Sun!

  2/6/16, 7:06 AM Solar energy being sucked into one smokestack of the East River Generating Plant, Manhattan. Note the proximity of the Con Edison headquarters and its suspicious “Tower of Light” on the left.    At 7:02:40, just 4 … Continue reading

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The Squirrel and The Chipmunk – Our Back Yard

 Seasonal nut and berry gathering is underway… As usual, Thanks for viewing, and comments are always welcome. M:-)

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Abstract Creation nets Millions for Obscure Photographer

Lunar Plane Always be skeptical for anything you see or read on the internet. Last month I “took” the above, realizing seconds before, a plane was about to cross in front of the totally eclipsed moon. Having camera off mount, and scrambling for a combination of  improbable … Continue reading

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Right of Way – In The Summertime

A beginner’s guide to who has the right of way on the waterways. This educational (?) post contains 10 images. Click on for more details.  Images 1-8, Hudson River, NY Harbor, 8/9/15 Images 9-10, Barnegat Bay N.J. 8/16/15 No offense … Continue reading

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Air Mail

Yesterday, along Rt. 110 in Stony Point, NY, (~ 30 miles or 48 km north of NYC,) I came across a curious sight, first noticed years ago in my MGB.  … Thanks for viewing, and as usual, Comments are always welcome. … Continue reading

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