Western New York State 7/5/05—12/28/17

Thirty-four digital and film photos from the area where I now live. They are organized by season, starting with winter, and they include such famous places as Letchworth State Park and Watkins Glen State Park. There are additional scenic photos from western New York State in my Thousand Acre Swamp and Erie Canal galleries.

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Letchworth in Winter This is a film photo of the Genesee River Gorge at Letchworth State Park made in January, 1996.
Letchworth in Winter
This is a film photo of the Genesee River Gorge at Letchworth State Park made in January, 1996.
Letchworth in Winter This is another film photo of the Genesee River Gorge at Letchworth State Park made in January, 1996 on a bitterly cold and windy day.
Letchworth in Winter
This is another film photo of the Genesee River Gorge at Letchworth State Park made in January, 1996 on a bitterly cold and windy day.
Mysterious Obelisk This photo shows a thin slab of ice embedded vertically in snow that was catching the rays of the early morning sun near my Brighton home on Feb 16, 2008.
Mysterious Obelisk
This photo shows a thin slab of ice embedded vertically in snow that was catching the rays of the early morning sun near my Brighton home on Feb 16, 2008.
Irondequoit Bay West Jetty This photo was taken on Feb 17, 2007. The ice fall on the tower is due to waves breaking over the tower. Note the numerous waterfowl.
Irondequoit Bay West Jetty
This photo was taken on Feb 17, 2007. The ice fall on the tower is due to waves breaking over the tower. Note the numerous waterfowl.
Icy Jetty This jetty with ice-encrusted rocks and willow trees that were turning green in spite of having ice-encrusted trunks was photographed at Hamlin Beach State Park...
Icy Jetty
This jetty with ice-encrusted rocks and willow trees that were turning green in spite of having ice-encrusted trunks was photographed at Hamlin Beach State Park…
A Cold Bud for You These ice-covered maple buds were photographed near my Brighton home on April 4, 2003 after a bad ice storm. They survived, and a few days later, they were...
A Cold Bud for You
These ice-covered maple buds were photographed near my Brighton home on April 4, 2003 after a bad ice storm. They survived, and a few days later, they were…
Downtown Rochester Panorama This is a panoramic view of downtown Rochester, NY made from Cobbs Hill Park on April 29, 2010. It was made by combining four partially overlapping hand-held...
Downtown Rochester Panorama
This is a panoramic view of downtown Rochester, NY made from Cobbs Hill Park on April 29, 2010. It was made by combining four partially overlapping hand-held…
Blue Mountain Summit Scene This photo shows a view from the summit of Blue Mountain in the Adirondacks. We climbed the steep trail on foot on June 22, 2010, a very warm day.
Blue Mountain Summit Scene
This photo shows a view from the summit of Blue Mountain in the Adirondacks. We climbed the steep trail on foot on June 22, 2010, a very warm day.
Blue Mountain Panorama This photo shows a panoramic view from the summit of Blue Mountain in the Adirondacks. It was made by combining two partially overlapping hand-held exposures...
Blue Mountain Panorama
This photo shows a panoramic view from the summit of Blue Mountain in the Adirondacks. It was made by combining two partially overlapping hand-held exposures…
Fireflies in a Garden This photo was taken in a private garden in Henrietta, NY near Rochester on June 29, 2016. The most obvious fireflies are the streaks of light made by flying...
Fireflies in a Garden
This photo was taken in a private garden in Henrietta, NY near Rochester on June 29, 2016. The most obvious fireflies are the streaks of light made by flying…