All posts tagged: Maryland

Peonies

Schwartz Peony Garden at Seneca Creek State Park in Gaithersburg, Maryland has a great collection of peonies. The best time to photograph these beautiful flowers is when the blooming is young (before the full bloom and becoming too “heavy headed” and bending down).  We were […]

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It’s Time for Bluebells

I hiked the trail along river at Worthington Farm, part of Monocacy National Battlefield in Frederick, Maryland in search of bluebells this morning.  Luckily I did find several patches of bluebells that are in peak blooming stage.

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Covered Bridges in Frederick, Maryland

Frederick Count has three of the eight remaining covered bridges in Maryland. I made a special trip to view and photograph these three bridges with beautiful autumn colors this week. Roddy Road Covered Bridge Utica Mills Covered Bridge Loy’s Station Covered Bridge

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Sunset at Smith Island, Maryland

Smith Island is a tiny island in Chesapeake Bay with population about 300. Smith Island has no airport and no bridges to the mainland; it can be accessed only by boat. Passenger-only ferries connect Smith Island at Ewell to Point Lookout, Maryland, and Reedville, Virginia, on […]

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Sunrise at Solomons, Maryland

We took an overnight trip to Solomons or referred as Solomons Island, about a two-hour drive south of Washington, DC last week. We stayed at Quality Inn of Beacon Marina on Back River as seen on the feature photo. The surrounding was so beautiful that […]

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Golden Finches

Sunflower seeds are maturing that attract lots of birds especially golden finches.  Taking advantage of cool and pleasant morning yesterday, I went back to McKee Beshers sunflower field to photograph some of these beautiful golden finches. Instead of using tripod last time, I decided to […]

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