Category Archives: Bethesda Fountain

2014 Ice Festival in Central Park

Once again this year, I headed out to the park to see the Ice Festival. Once again it was unseasonably warm, but it was also pouring rain at times. Also hail and snow. It was a pretty yucky start to … Continue reading

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Autumn in the Southern Half of Central Park

My autumn trek through Central Park began down at the southeast corner and the Gapstow Bridge. The path would continue up the west side of the zoo, past the Shakespeare statue, over to my favorite gazebo, then into the Mall, … Continue reading

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Making your photos look like paintings and other such art, pt.2

Continuing from last week, we have the more colorful art forms being represented here. A mix and match of different effects to create images that I like. Going forward, we will include these variations on some of my trips, rather … Continue reading

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Making your photos look like paintings and other such art, pt.1

Lately I’ve been taking so many pictures while walking around, that I have been playing around more with Lightroom 4 to see what the program is capable of. I have found how to make photos look like old style photographs, … Continue reading

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Spring Pops up in Central Park, NYC

It is April and Spring has arrived. The weather is warming, the flowers are blooming, and allergies are sneezing. In hopes of a shot for a project I am working on, I headed to Central Park. I was also planning … Continue reading

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Snow in Central Park

It finally snowed!!!!! After waiting almost 2 years for a good size snow fall, we finally got it here in NYC, so I was off early the next morning to Central Park to get as many shots as I possibly … Continue reading

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Autumn reached Central Park

I had been waiting and waiting for autumn to get here. Namely because last year it never really showed up and I didn’t get the best pictures of the changing leaves. This year, nature kept holding it back and/or raining … Continue reading

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