Tag Archives: Blue Ridge Mountains

Foggy Shenandoah

Foggy Shenandoah

The Appalachian trail runs through Harpers Ferry and crosses the Shenan­doah  River via a pedes­trian section of the road bridge.It's not a partic­u­larly pleasant walk what with the cars and trucks speeding by. But they have put up a barrier in between so you don't feel like you're about to be crushed the whole time.All of which is a very … Read More…
The Potomac From Harpers Ferry

Sunrise On The Potomac

This is another spot that I photo­graph on a regular basis. This is where the Shenan­doah (on the right) and The Potomac (on the left) meet and the Potomac then heads through the Blue Ridge Moun­tains and on towards DC. It's also essen­tially where three states meet with Mary­land on the left across and Virginia on the … Read More…
Thats A Lot of Water

That's A Lot of Water

Last week's rain­storms created flash floods all over the region and that water even­tu­ally poured into both the Potomac and Shenan­doah rivers.And since both those rivers meet at Harpers Ferry, this is what it looked like early Saturday morning.

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Islands Without Mist

Islands Without Mist

So a couple of weeks ago I posted a photo I'd taken called Islands In The Fog. It was a heavily styl­ized image, but the result was quite satis­fying to me. And appar­ently to others because it even briefly made it onto Flickr's Explore. Which was kind of cool. I thought it might be inter­esting to do a compar­ison image though … Read More…
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Potomac Overlook

Another photo from the Harpers Ferry Over­look. This time looking along the length of the Potomac. It's an HDR shot and I really like how the river came out, but I'm not so happy with the amount of grain in the sky.

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