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Ash Cave
Ash Cave ASH CAVE
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Ash Cave Late Summer ASH CAVE
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Wedding Circle under the falls ASH CAVE
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90' Waterfalls ASH CAVE
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Early Morning ASH CAVE
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Ash Cave ASH CAVE
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Ice Cone at Ash Cave ASH CAVE
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The top and bottom have actually met, but not in recent years. This got a lot closer, probably within 4' of each other.
Ash Cave Sun Streaks ASH CAVE
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When there is Sun and water, it makes for a nice effect.
Ice Cone ASH CAVE
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The later shot of the cone that collapsed 2 days later. Sorry about the double signature.
Rim Trail ASH CAVE
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Frozen Cone ASH CAVE
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Ash Cave Misty Trail ASH CAVE
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Taken after heavy rain just before Christmas.
Ash Cave Panoramic ASH CAVE
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From the rim entrance. I don't often shoot in the sun out here.
The Wall Of Ash Cave ASH CAVE
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This is some of my newest Ash Cave work, I like to get shots I've never done, the wide angle helps in that respect.
Misty Trail at Ash Cave ASH CAVE
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Following two days of steady rain I was able to run out at the first hint of sun and was greeted with this amazing scene. Shot in December.
Ash Cave , A Wide View ASH CAVE
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This was from a series of test shots with a 10MM ultra-wide lens. I'm liking it.
Ash Cave, From Inside ASH CAVE
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This is deceiving, rather 2 1/2 D looking. The cave is one continuous formation-looks like separate formations. Look real hard.
Lone Hiker ASH CAVE
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I normally try not to get people in my shots, but I really like the mood this projects. Ash Cave
Cantwell Cliffs
Another Tight Squeeze CANTWELL CLIFFS
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Lower Gorge CANTWELL CLIFFS
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Stair way CANTWELL CLIFFS
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Rock Formations CANTWELL CLIFFS
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Cantwell Cliffs Falls in Platinum CANTWELL CLIFFS
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Platinum effect emulating a process used from 1873-1920. The high cost of the process led to its demise.
Cantwell Cliffs Entrance Sign CANTWELL CLIFFS
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For years this was my best shot of Cantwell Cliffs. It was easy enough to take, from my car window. It's what I call a drive-by shooting.
Exit This Way, Cantwell Cliffs CANTWELL CLIFFS
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Beautiful rock cliffs lead the way out from the falls area.
Cantwell Cliifs Falls CANTWELL CLIFFS
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Still searching for a defining shot here, as well as at many other locations. The challenge is always there.
The Falls At Cantwell Cliffs CANTWELL CLIFFS
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I haven't had much success getting a lot of water here. One of these days.
The Squeeze Is On CANTWELL CLIFFS
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Near the falls at Cantwell Cliffs
Cedar Falls
CEDAR FALLS
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Down Stream from the Falls CEDAR FALLS
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Cedar Falls in Early Summer CEDAR FALLS
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Photography Workshop CEDAR FALLS
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The Gorge At Cedar Falls CEDAR FALLS
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You don't usually go to Cedar Falls to see the gorge, but the light was right, so why not
Cedar Falls Side Falls CEDAR FALLS
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Comes from the trail to the parking lot. Shot same day as Violent Cedar Falls.
Cedar Falls Downstream CEDAR FALLS
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I have to cross the bridge and work upstream to get this shot, actually stand in the stream.
Spring time CEDAR FALLS
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Snowy Trees, Cedar Falls CEDAR FALLS
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More of that snow that I like.
What an amazing sight CEDAR FALLS
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On a cold winters day CEDAR FALLS
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Cedar Falls Pool Area, Orton CEDAR FALLS
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Orton is a software effect that gives deep, rich colors and a hint of blur. I like it in portraiture also.
Cedar Falls Winter From the Bridge CEDAR FALLS
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I was testing a new 10MM lens, I love the depth you get from these series I took here, also at Ash Cave and the Upper Falls.
Snow Cover, Cedar Falls CEDAR FALLS
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I liked the snow on the trees. That's all I can say.
Stream at Cedar Falls CEDAR FALLS
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Cedar Falls, Orton Effect CEDAR FALLS
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A nice view of a nice falls.
Cedar Falls, Wide View CEDAR FALLS
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Ultra-wide 10MM lens gives a new perspective.
A Look Into The Pool, Cedar Falls CEDAR FALLS
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I'm thinking I'm not supposed to be getting this shot, standing AT Cedar Falls, but I'm always careful, and SOMEONE has to get these shots, right
Clear Creek
Before the Dam, Still CLEAR CREEK
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Old Bridge at West Entrance CLEAR CREEK
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Clear Creek Barn CLEAR CREEK
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Turn West onto Clear Creek Road from Rt. 33 and it's the first thing you see on the right.
Written Rock CLEAR CREEK
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Many carvings on this rock, hence the name. Clear Creek Road near Rockbridge.
Clear Creek Looking East CLEAR CREEK
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Nice Creek
Rock Overhang on Clear Creek Road CLEAR CREEK
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One of the first points of interest going out Clear Creek Road. Just off of Rt. 33 near Rockbridge.
Clear Creek Looking West CLEAR CREEK
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It really is a beautiful drive and nice creek, esp. in winter.
Clear Creek Winter Wonderland CLEAR CREEK
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This is a great drive after a snow, peaceful and tranquil except for oposing traffic.
Conkle's Hollow
Overlook at the trails edge CONKLE'S HOLLOW
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Falls Along Trail, Conkles CONKLE'S HOLLOW
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March '13 snowfall
Conkle's Hollow Rim Trail CONKLE'S HOLLOW
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Conkles Hollow Falls in Ice CONKLE'S HOLLOW
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On one of my many winter treks. Lighting is very tricky back at the falls, morning light is best but you get very little of it.
Conkles Hollow Rim Trail CONKLE'S HOLLOW
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One of many of my favorite places to go.
The Rim In Fall, Conkles Hollow CONKLE'S HOLLOW
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This can be overwhelmingly beautiful in the fall. Watch your step! I'm sitting on the edge of an outcropping here.
Bridge In Conkles Hollow CONKLE'S HOLLOW
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The trail back to the falls. It's very accessible until you get back near the falls, even then not bad.
Conkles Hollow Rim View CONKLE'S HOLLOW
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The Views never end.
Looking Out From The Falls CONKLE'S HOLLOW
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Conkles Hollow after a very wet snowfall, March '13
Conkles Hollow Snowy Trail CONKLE'S HOLLOW
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Same March '13 shoot, last snow this winter
Conkles Hollow Rim After the Ice CONKLE'S HOLLOW
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Like the other shot, this was taken after the level three dropped to level two. A beauty of its own. I love winter here.
View From The Rim CONKLE'S HOLLOW
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My favorite view from the rim of Conkles Hollow
Rim Trail in Fall CONKLE'S HOLLOW
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Double Falls At Conkles Hollow CONKLE'S HOLLOW
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First time I ever caught this much flow. Normally no water on the left falls.
Conkles Hollow Rim, Post Ice Storm CONKLE'S HOLLOW
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Quite a story with this one. We just came off of a level three following a major ice storm. My footprints, not much competition for this shot.
Lake Hope
Historical Marker LAKE HOPE
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A day on the lake LAKE HOPE
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Lilly pads LAKE HOPE
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Furnance is over 100 years old LAKE HOPE
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Lake Logan
Osprey at Lake Logan LAKE LOGAN
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A rare find, for me at least
Sunset In The Rain, Lake Logan LAKE LOGAN
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Not many places to get good sunsets around here, but Lake Logan is. I just got set up when the rain started. Glad I was under the tree.
Ice Fog, Lake Logan LAKE LOGAN
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Unique sight one morning.
Fishing in the Fall, Lake Logan LAKE LOGAN
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There are always nice fall shots to be had around the lake, the fishermen were an added point of interest
Fall Morning, Lake Logan LAKE LOGAN
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Another fall drive that yields marvelous views. Nothing like it!
Lake Logan Sunrise, Izaak Walton LAKE LOGAN
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My favorite place for a lake sunrise.
Lake Logan Winter Scene LAKE LOGAN
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I like this end of the lake. West- More wildlife, better views, always something interesting.
Fall Mist, Part Two LAKE LOGAN
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Just up from my original shot.
Lake Logan Winter Pier LAKE LOGAN
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I didn't get out of the van for this, either. I don't think it was THAT cold.
Summer Kyak Trip LAKE LOGAN
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I liked the colors though I don't usually include people in my scenic shots. Lake Logan
Swan Family, Fall on the Lake LAKE LOGAN
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I spent he better part of the morning following this family down the lake untill I had this backdrop, one of my favorites.
Sunset Cruise LAKE LOGAN
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A beautiful night on Lake Logan, we all were rewarded for hanging around.
Egret At Lake Logan LAKE LOGAN
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These beautiful birds show up at Lake Logan every once in a while, and I felt fortunate to show up at the same time. It was early morning and the water was calm. I love reflections!
Fall Mist, Lake Logan LAKE LOGAN
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We were on our way to the covered bridges in Ashtabula County and decided to drive by the lake. Good choice!
Sunset Over Ice LAKE LOGAN
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Following a snow and ice storm, beauty that man can not create.
Old Man's Cave
Rainbow At Broken Rock OLD MAN'S CAVE
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Broken Rock Falls at Old Mans Cave, finally on the trail maps
Upper Gorge Trail OLD MAN'S CAVE
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Beautiful God Beams, right time, right place
OLD MAN'S CAVE
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New Step Bridge OLD MAN'S CAVE
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View From Bridge Over Gorge OLD MAN'S CAVE
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Devil's Bathtub OLD MAN'S CAVE
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Upper Falls Early Fall OLD MAN'S CAVE
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Upper Falls OLD MAN'S CAVE
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Eagle Rock OLD MAN'S CAVE
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Rushing Water OLD MAN'S CAVE
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Rushing Stream OLD MAN'S CAVE
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Bridge over Devils Bathtub OLD MAN'S CAVE
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Sphinx Head, Up Close and Personal OLD MAN'S CAVE
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A famous landmark at Old Mans Cave.
New Eos Muller Photo OLD MAN'S CAVE
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Sphinx Head at Old Man's Cave OLD MAN'S CAVE
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Rocks and Ice, Old Mans Cave Gorge OLD MAN'S CAVE
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Just like the title says, near upper falls.
The Devils Bathtub, Old Mans Cave OLD MAN'S CAVE
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This is always a challenge to me, still looking for that one decisive shot.
Old Mans Cave Gorge OLD MAN'S CAVE
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I rarely am out here when there is sunshine-it makes it very tricky to shoot because of the pronounced shadows.Standing on the bridge at Devils Bathtub.
The Upper Falls From The Rim OLD MAN'S CAVE
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The view you always get walking out. Shot wide angle
Below The Bridge, Old Mans Cave OLD MAN'S CAVE
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My first shot from here, standing in the creek.
Above The Upper Falls OLD MAN'S CAVE
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Old Mans Cave - Oft photographed falls leading into OMC gorge.
Old Mans Cave Directions OLD MAN'S CAVE
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Just to let you know where you are. or aren't
Upper Falls, The Classic Look OLD MAN'S CAVE
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It had been a rainy morning, but I'm glad I showed up.
View From The Cave OLD MAN'S CAVE
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Standing inside Old Mans Cave one cold winters day.
Trail at Old Man's Cave OLD MAN'S CAVE
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The Devil's Bathtub - Bath, Anyone OLD MAN'S CAVE
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I'm always striving to get just the shot I want - no I haven't made it yet, but if you don't get out there, it will never happen. This is however, a cool shot.
Steps to Lower Falls OLD MAN'S CAVE
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Lowe Falls Old Man's Cave OLD MAN'S CAVE
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Broken Rock Falls OLD MAN'S CAVE
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Below the lower falls of Old Mans Cave
Lower Falls, Another Winter View OLD MAN'S CAVE
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Is it Old Mans Cave, winter, or a waterfalls. Take your pick.
Devils Bathtub Winter HDR. OLD MAN'S CAVE
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High Dynamic Range, 3 shots blended to balance the highlights and shadows. Sometimes it looks too garish for my liking. I want my shots to look the way we view them and I don't use this technique anymore.
Inside Old Mans Cave OLD MAN'S CAVE
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So much to see, but this is what it looks like from inside the cave
Lower Falls OLD MAN'S CAVE
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Old Man's Cave Gorge OLD MAN'S CAVE
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Broken Staircase, Broken Rock Falls OLD MAN'S CAVE
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Years of floods have taken thier toll on the old trail that is no longer maintained or marked
Mid-falls, Old Mans Cave OLD MAN'S CAVE
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This falls isn't real large but very photogenic. Just below the cave proper.
The Way Out OLD MAN'S CAVE
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One of two ways out, actually. Just up the steps from the lower falls
Snowstorm At The Lower Falls OLD MAN'S CAVE
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It was indeed a snowstorm, the winds picked up and it got quite nasty down there. I love shooting in these conditions! Old Mans Cave.
Winter In The Gorge OLD MAN'S CAVE
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Old Mans Cave at the Devils Bathtub. It was extremely icy on the trail this day, one reason I have now invested in ice crampons to strap to my boots.
Lower Falls, Old Mans Cave OLD MAN'S CAVE
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Worth the hike down trail to this area.
Lower Falls, A Winter View OLD MAN'S CAVE
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A different view from the walkway down
Frozen Winter Trail OLD MAN'S CAVE
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Wide View Of The Upper Falls OLD MAN'S CAVE
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Old Mans Cave Upper Falls with ultra-wide angle lens. A new perspective for me.
Broken Rock Falls, Platinum OLD MAN'S CAVE
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One of my favorite waterfall shots. A neat place.
Rock Bridge
Rock Bridge Ice ROCK BRIDGE
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A bit of a hike, but well worth the visit
Rockbridge, Bottom View ROCK BRIDGE
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Yhis photo is SO old. I don't get back there near enough.
Rockbridge Winter Scene ROCK BRIDGE
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I remember it well. It gets really slippery behind that ice formation. I went down and busted my tripod, among other things.
Rock House
Rock House ROCK HOUSE
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Painting with Light ROCK HOUSE
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Rock House - Standing At The Door ROCK HOUSE
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I was almost by myself, but instead of waiting untill this young couple left, I asked if they could stand very still for a few seconds. They did great
Rock House Cross-ventilation ROCK HOUSE
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At the Rock House.I must be in the living room.
Bridge to The Rockhouse ROCK HOUSE
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The Rockhouse is a very unique formation with doors, windows and the such.
Rockhouse Entrance ROCK HOUSE
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I guess this is the front door and picture window.
Tar Hollow
Summer TAR HOLLOW
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Shelter House TAR HOLLOW
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Entrance TAR HOLLOW
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Spring
Upper Gorge Trail SPRING
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Beautiful God Beams, right time, right place
Shelter House SPRING
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Bird's Eye View SPRING
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21 Horse Cave SPRING
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Also known as Chapel Cave, along the horse trails West of Conkles Hollow. A horse thief hid his bounty here, and when the law caught up with him they counted 21 horses, so the story goes.
Summer
The Hocking River Reflection SUMMER
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This is just yards from where Clear Creek empties into the Hocking. Late day sun, I've never seen it like this since.
Gorge Trail SUMMER
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Cedar Falls in Early Summer SUMMER
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Ash Cave Late Summer SUMMER
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A day on the lake SUMMER
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90' Waterfalls SUMMER
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Summer Kyak Trip SUMMER
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I liked the colors though I don't usually include people in my scenic shots. Lake Logan
Summer Road SUMMER
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Just driving, looking, one summer morning.
Fall Colors
Upper Falls Early Fall FALL COLORS
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Capturing the fall color FALL COLORS
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Fall Shoreline, Lake Logan FALL COLORS
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A nice pull-off, we called this echo point.
Fall Heron FALL COLORS
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These guys are really easy to shoot. Some of my earlier work.
Chapel In The Hills FALL COLORS
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On Chapel Ridge Road between Cedar Falls and Ash Cave.
Rose Lake in Fall FALL COLORS
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Fishing in the Fall, Lake Logan FALL COLORS
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There are always nice fall shots to be had around the lake, the fishermen were an added point of interest
Fall Morning, Lake Logan FALL COLORS
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Another fall drive that yields marvelous views. Nothing like it!
Lake Logan Barn FALL COLORS
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Another site at Lake Logan.
Airplane Rock in the Fall FALL COLORS
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My dentist told me about Airplane Rock quite a few years ago. Not somewhere you will just run across. E-mail me and I'll tell you how I get there. Contact is on my website.
Fall Mist, Part Two FALL COLORS
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Just up from my original shot.
Fall Skyline FALL COLORS
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Just thought they looked nice. I often shoot just hoping for the best.
Swan Family, Fall on the Lake FALL COLORS
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I spent he better part of the morning following this family down the lake untill I had this backdrop, one of my favorites.
Golden Rest FALL COLORS
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At Lake Logan, a drive by shoot my wife insisted on. Thanks, honey.
Fall Mist, Lake Logan FALL COLORS
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We were on our way to the covered bridges in Ashtabula County and decided to drive by the lake. Good choice!
Fall On Purcell Road FALL COLORS
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Just exploring roads we don't often drive on can yield great results.
Rim Trail in Fall FALL COLORS
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Vinton County Barn FALL COLORS
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Literally a drive by shooting however I did step out of the van to shoot this. I cropped this into a panoramic and have had a lot of sales on this shot.
Rose Lake FALL COLORS
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Winter
Rock House WINTER
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Rock Bridge Ice WINTER
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A bit of a hike, but well worth the visit
Winter Old Man's Cave WINTER
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Signage at Old Mans Cave WINTER
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I shot this only for a sense of place.
Airplane Rock Winter Shot WINTER
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A winter with little snow so when it did, this was my first stop.
I Wonder How Deep This Is WINTER
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I Could Live Here WINTER
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New Earth Touch Photo WINTER
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Gorge Trail in Early Spring WINTER
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Photography Workshop WINTER
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Spectacular Ice Formation WINTER
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The Old Faithful of Ice Formations WINTER
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If it gets cold at all, you'll see this. Old Mans Cave , just below the Upper Falls.
First Snow, Lake Logan WINTER
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After our first snow of the year I ran out by the lake and caught this scene.
Rocks and Ice, Old Mans Cave Gorge WINTER
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Just like the title says, near upper falls.
Enjoying The Snow WINTER
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They seemed glad that it had snowed, as well as I. Old Mans Cave Upper Falls.
View From The Cave WINTER
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Standing inside Old Mans Cave one cold winters day.
Ice Fog, Lake Logan WINTER
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Unique sight one morning.
Blowing Snow Through The Trees WINTER
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I believe this was a -10 degree morning at Conkles Hollow. The wind blew and I turned in time to catch the snow.
Ice Cone at Ash Cave WINTER
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The top and bottom have actually met, but not in recent years. This got a lot closer, probably within 4' of each other.
A Shivering Sphinx Head WINTER
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One of our cold February afternoons. He just looks cold. Shot in Old Mans Cave
Conkles Hollow Falls in Ice WINTER
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On one of my many winter treks. Lighting is very tricky back at the falls, morning light is best but you get very little of it.
Lake Logan Winter Scene WINTER
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I like this end of the lake. West- More wildlife, better views, always something interesting.
Hocking Hills Hunters Cabin WINTER
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This is 1/2 mile from our house and this particular late evening it just looked better than it ever had.
R.I.P. WINTER
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Everything looks good under a fresh coat of snow. Just up from our place, beside the Hunters Cabin
Snowy Trees, Cedar Falls WINTER
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More of that snow that I like.
Lower Falls, Another Winter View WINTER
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Is it Old Mans Cave, winter, or a waterfalls. Take your pick.
Lake Logan Winter Pier WINTER
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I didn't get out of the van for this, either. I don't think it was THAT cold.
Devils Bathtub Winter HDR. WINTER
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High Dynamic Range, 3 shots blended to balance the highlights and shadows. Sometimes it looks too garish for my liking. I want my shots to look the way we view them and I don't use this technique anymore.
A Real Hocking Hills Cabin WINTER
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Authenic cabin, the neighbor lady was raised here, the owner allows me to come often and shoot much.
Inside Old Mans Cave WINTER
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So much to see, but this is what it looks like from inside the cave
Country Barn, last Snowfall of Winter WINTER
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Along Rt. 678 near Gibisonville
On a cold winters day WINTER
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Frozen Cone WINTER
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Lower Falls WINTER
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Old Man's Cave Gorge WINTER
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Cedar Falls Winter From the Bridge WINTER
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I was testing a new 10MM lens, I love the depth you get from these series I took here, also at Ash Cave and the Upper Falls.
Snow Cover, Cedar Falls WINTER
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I liked the snow on the trees. That's all I can say.
Clear Creek Winter Wonderland WINTER
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This is a great drive after a snow, peaceful and tranquil except for oposing traffic.
Snowstorm At The Lower Falls WINTER
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It was indeed a snowstorm, the winds picked up and it got quite nasty down there. I love shooting in these conditions! Old Mans Cave.
Winter In The Gorge WINTER
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Old Mans Cave at the Devils Bathtub. It was extremely icy on the trail this day, one reason I have now invested in ice crampons to strap to my boots.
Old Mans Cave Bridge and Ice WINTER
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This bridge always looks good with the ice lurking in the background. Just below the Upper Falls.
Ash Cave, From Inside WINTER
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This is deceiving, rather 2 1/2 D looking. The cave is one continuous formation-looks like separate formations. Look real hard.
Sunset Over Ice WINTER
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Following a snow and ice storm, beauty that man can not create.
Mother Nature Ice Sculpture WINTER
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Activities
Kayaking Weekend ACTIVITIES
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Winter Hike ACTIVITIES
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Winter At The Depot ACTIVITIES
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I had to drive by The Hocking Valley Scenic Railway, Nelsonville, and thought the snow gave it a whole different atmosphere. Not many train riders THIS day
Here Comes the Train ACTIVITIES
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About to get robbed.
Waitin' For The Train ACTIVITIES
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These robbers were growing a little impatient, so to help pass the time they allowed me to fire one of the pistols. Very neat! Hocking Valley Scenic RR.
Practice Run ACTIVITIES
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They were training possible new employees prior to the grand opening. Rockbridge
Gun Smoke ACTIVITIES
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The action gets lively when a train is under full attack. Hock. Valley Scenic RR.
Summer Kyak Trip ACTIVITIES
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I liked the colors though I don't usually include people in my scenic shots. Lake Logan
Sunset Cruise ACTIVITIES
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A beautiful night on Lake Logan, we all were rewarded for hanging around.
Boarding The Train ACTIVITIES
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Boarding the Hocking Valley Scenic RR.
Fire Away ACTIVITIES
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I couldn't get much closer to the action. Hocking Hills Scenic RR train robbery.
All On Board! ACTIVITIES
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Waiting for the train to leave the depot in Nelsonville.
Zipping Along ACTIVITIES
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The first real zip line tour to come to the valley. The original, professional in every way.
The Stockport Mill, Ohio ACTIVITIES
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Near-by Eagles nest, wonderful Bed Breakfast, history, operating locks, why not check it out Stockport on the Muskingum River.
Lost Rider ACTIVITIES
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The Hocking Valley Scenic RR Train Robbery. I think I surprised the robbers
Adventure Golf ACTIVITIES
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Beside the Old Dutch Restaurant in Logan.
Jesse James Rides Again ACTIVITIES
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Just pryor to the train robbery. I had a great time with all the participants.
Boom! ACTIVITIES
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So blessed to be able to capture the fire from both ends of the cannon.
Festivals
The Washboard Festival, Logan FESTIVALS
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Clothes hung across the street, vendors everywhere, music, factory tours. The only washboard factory in America.
Flora
Another Flower Beside theTrail FLORA
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New Earth Touch Photo FLORA
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New Earth Touch Photo FLORA
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New Earth Touch Photo FLORA
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Wild Blue Phlox FLORA
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Dogwood Tree in Bloom FLORA
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Frozen Leaf FLORA
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On the concrete at Old Mans Cave. look down
Ash Cave Leaf FLORA
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Look down, you may see a photo op.
Cone Flower FLORA
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Trillium FLORA
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Lake Hope Lilly FLORA
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Lotus Lilly in July FLORA
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Lilies on the Lake FLORA
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Lake Logan water lilies.
Butterflies Are Free FLORA
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This fellow had a wing problem. Not subject matter I normally shoot.
Bug On Flower FLORA
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I'm guessing some kind of beetle, but I don't know much about bugs either. More of my original titles.
Butterfly and Flower FLORA
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OK, flower and butterfly.
Lavender Lady FLORA
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I don't know the first thing about a lot of things, esp. flowers. It's a flower.
Waterfalls
Rainbow At Broken Rock WATERFALLS
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Broken Rock Falls at Old Mans Cave, finally on the trail maps
WATERFALLS
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WATERFALLS
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Ash Cave WATERFALLS
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Old Mill WATERFALLS
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A Falls Along the Path WATERFALLS
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View From Bridge Over Gorge WATERFALLS
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Upper Falls Close-Up WATERFALLS
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Upper Falls Early Fall WATERFALLS
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Broken Rock Baby Falls WATERFALLS
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Another Broken Rock, a small falls down the many rock croppigs.
New Eos Muller Photo WATERFALLS
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The Base of Broken Rock Falls WATERFALLS
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An out of the way falls at Old Mans Cave, just below the lower falls. I have many shots from this particular morning after a heavy rain.
Below The Bridge, Old Mans Cave WATERFALLS
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My first shot from here, standing in the creek.
Above The Upper Falls WATERFALLS
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Old Mans Cave - Oft photographed falls leading into OMC gorge.
Upper Falls, The Classic Look WATERFALLS
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It had been a rainy morning, but I'm glad I showed up.
Falls at Middle Entrance WATERFALLS
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Upper Falls WATERFALLS
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Lowe Falls Old Man's Cave WATERFALLS
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Above the Upper Falls 2 WATERFALLS
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Another shot of the first falls you see if you enter Old Mans Cave from the Visitors Center end
Broken Rock Falls WATERFALLS
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Below the lower falls of Old Mans Cave
Snowy Trees, Cedar Falls WATERFALLS
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More of that snow that I like.
Lower Falls, Another Winter View WATERFALLS
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Is it Old Mans Cave, winter, or a waterfalls. Take your pick.
Devils Bathtub Winter HDR. WATERFALLS
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High Dynamic Range, 3 shots blended to balance the highlights and shadows. Sometimes it looks too garish for my liking. I want my shots to look the way we view them and I don't use this technique anymore.
Rockmill Bridge, Fairfield County WATERFALLS
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Near the origin of the Hocking River. This is the Upper Falls of the Hocking, a nice bridge and great mill that is being restored.
Broken Staircase, Broken Rock Falls WATERFALLS
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Years of floods have taken thier toll on the old trail that is no longer maintained or marked
Mid-falls, Old Mans Cave WATERFALLS
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This falls isn't real large but very photogenic. Just below the cave proper.
Cedar Falls Winter From the Bridge WATERFALLS
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I was testing a new 10MM lens, I love the depth you get from these series I took here, also at Ash Cave and the Upper Falls.
Above Cedar Falls, Winter WATERFALLS
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The stream that feeds Cedar Falls, 100' above the falls.
Snow Cover, Cedar Falls WATERFALLS
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I liked the snow on the trees. That's all I can say.
Snowstorm At The Lower Falls WATERFALLS
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It was indeed a snowstorm, the winds picked up and it got quite nasty down there. I love shooting in these conditions! Old Mans Cave.
Cedar Falls, Orton Effect WATERFALLS
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A nice view of a nice falls.
Lower Falls, Old Mans Cave WATERFALLS
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Worth the hike down trail to this area.
Lower Falls, A Winter View WATERFALLS
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A different view from the walkway down
Double Falls At Conkles Hollow WATERFALLS
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First time I ever caught this much flow. Normally no water on the left falls.
Upper Falls, Old Man's Cave WATERFALLS
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Wide View Of The Upper Falls WATERFALLS
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Old Mans Cave Upper Falls with ultra-wide angle lens. A new perspective for me.
Broken Rock Falls, Platinum WATERFALLS
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One of my favorite waterfall shots. A neat place.
Wildlife
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Osprey at Lake Logan WILDLIFE
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A rare find, for me at least
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Bluejay WILDLIFE
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Baby, lost without mom WILDLIFE
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Rescued deer that already had lost its fear
Redtail Hawk WILDLIFE
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Turkey Buzzard WILDLIFE
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Whitetail Deer WILDLIFE
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Red Fox WILDLIFE
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Racoon WILDLIFE
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My First Eagle Shot WILDLIFE
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I used a 500 MM mirror lens, I had to crop it a lot, it was totally over-exposed, but i'm just glad I was able to get one. Shot from the berm of Rt. 33 near Rt. 328.
Downy Woodpecker WILDLIFE
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Owl WILDLIFE
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Fall Heron WILDLIFE
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These guys are really easy to shoot. Some of my earlier work.
Don't Play With Your Food! WILDLIFE
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Patience pays off.
Heron With Food in Flight WILDLIFE
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This one wanted to eat in peace, so it flew off right after the catch.
Redtail Hawk WILDLIFE
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Patiently Waiting WILDLIFE
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If you are as patient, you may see him catch his lunch.Lake Logan
You Talkin' To Me WILDLIFE
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Can't believe it let me walk up so close to get this shot. She didn't realize I was there, and when she turned around I caught this expression.
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Green Heron Siblings WILDLIFE
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We watched these herrons grow from the nest that was right beside the road at Lake Logan.
Napping Muskrat WILDLIFE
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At Lake Logan. He appears to be napping, there was no activity here.
Swan Family, Fall on the Lake WILDLIFE
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I spent he better part of the morning following this family down the lake untill I had this backdrop, one of my favorites.
Black Heron WILDLIFE
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That is what I call them. This was my only photo op with this bird, so glad to get the opportunity.
Red Fox Pup WILDLIFE
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The Swans in a Morning Mist WILDLIFE
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Our first Swan family, and it seemed the whole county was in a tizzy over them. On one of my many morning trips I caught this neat scene.
Egret At Lake Logan WILDLIFE
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These beautiful birds show up at Lake Logan every once in a while, and I felt fortunate to show up at the same time. It was early morning and the water was calm. I love reflections!
Baby Wood Ducks WILDLIFE
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Thank -you for the pose. Shot at Lake Logan of course
Dive! WILDLIFE
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I watched this Kingfisher from perched to full dive. He hit the water,and came up with his lunch in a matter of seconds.
Just Ducky WILDLIFE
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Another of my drive-by shootings. Sometimes they just make it so easy.
Fishing WILDLIFE
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Maybe the three amigos. All showing the patience needed to survive.
Morning Swim WILDLIFE
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This is my wife's favorite swan photo. It was great fun watching these swans grow, and seeing moma swan teach these young ones how to fend for themselves.
Bard Owl WILDLIFE
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Woody WILDLIFE
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That's all I know, its a woodpecker at Lake Logan.
Welcome To My World WILDLIFE
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After much anticipation, the swan babies arrive. Lake Logan
Bard Owl Closeup WILDLIFE
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Nest Building WILDLIFE
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Fascinating watching these swans prepare for parenthood. Lake Logan
Historical
Athens Visitors Center HISTORICAL
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Old Bridge at West Entrance HISTORICAL
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Old Bridge into Logan HISTORICAL
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Historical Marker HISTORICAL
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Historical Marker HISTORICAL
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Working Locks HISTORICAL
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Old Mill HISTORICAL
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Old Fire Tower HISTORICAL
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also Easy to Aim HISTORICAL
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Train Station HISTORICAL
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Nelsonville Scenic Railway HISTORICAL
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Old Canal Lock HISTORICAL
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One of Area's only Round Houses HISTORICAL
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Furnance is over 100 years old HISTORICAL
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Here Comes the Train HISTORICAL
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About to get robbed.
Columbus Washboard Factory HISTORICAL
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The only washboard factory in America. Site of the old Godman Shoe Factory. My mom used to walk 2 miles to get here to work, back in the day.
Lincoln Dash HISTORICAL
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uh-- The Dash
Chapel In The Hills HISTORICAL
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On Chapel Ridge Road between Cedar Falls and Ash Cave.
Ebenezer Church HISTORICAL
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This is a real old shot taken on a foggy winter morning.
Pine Grove Church HISTORICAL
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Near the entrance to Conkles Hollow
Cabin At Robin's Crossing HISTORICAL
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A series of Cabins at Hocking Tech. in Nelsonville.
Lake Logan Barn HISTORICAL
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Another site at Lake Logan.
Nod A Lot Acres HISTORICAL
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Just past Lake Logan. Not sure where the name came from, can only imagine.
Hocking Valley Scenic Railway Depot HISTORICAL
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On business in Nelsonville one morning, conditions were perfect for this shot.
Mink Hollow Bridge, Fairfield County HISTORICAL
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Crooks Road, near Revenge beyond Clear Creek Metro Park.
Enterprise Barn HISTORICAL
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On the Walker Farm, a great place to be for pumpkins, antique tractors and corn maze. Just North of Logan on Chieftain Drive old 33
Barn On Rt. 180 HISTORICAL
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Towards Laurelville on Rt. 180.
Lock 6, Stockport HISTORICAL
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The Locks at Stockport. Very historical, still operational.
Stockport Mill Inn, 2 HISTORICAL
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Another view of the Inn. The top balcony is dubbed Eagle View
Gun Smoke HISTORICAL
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The action gets lively when a train is under full attack. Hock. Valley Scenic RR.
The Outhouse HISTORICAL
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On my website this would be in Americana. How well I remember the function of these. I'm glad that they are history.
Barn Siding HISTORICAL
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I try for texture and a personal view at times.
Forgotten Homestead HISTORICAL
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This is all that's left. Big Pine Road.
A Real Hocking Hills Cabin HISTORICAL
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Authenic cabin, the neighbor lady was raised here, the owner allows me to come often and shoot much.
Fire Away HISTORICAL
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I couldn't get much closer to the action. Hocking Hills Scenic RR train robbery.
The Gospel Center HISTORICAL
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I just happened to come across this old church while driving one day. The sign above the door reads The Gospel Center. If walls could talk! Infra-Red effect in post processing.
The Stockport Mill, Ohio HISTORICAL
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Near-by Eagles nest, wonderful Bed Breakfast, history, operating locks, why not check it out Stockport on the Muskingum River.
Rockmill Bridge, Fairfield County HISTORICAL
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Near the origin of the Hocking River. This is the Upper Falls of the Hocking, a nice bridge and great mill that is being restored.
Rock Mill Bridge in Fall HISTORICAL
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A beautiful bridge.
Lost Rider HISTORICAL
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The Hocking Valley Scenic RR Train Robbery. I think I surprised the robbers
Shawnee Furniture HISTORICAL
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Shawnee, in Perry County.
Sears Barn, Outside HISTORICAL
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Old effect, this barn is about 5 miles S. of Logan on Rt. 93 S.
37 Lincoln HISTORICAL
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Here it is, the amber parking lights and recessed door handles surprised me.
Tracks Of Time HISTORICAL
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Across the road and just up from the theatre, these tracks run under Rt.33 and used to service the Hocking Hills Scenic RR.
Mr. Mayor, Meet Mr. Morgan HISTORICAL
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A depiction of Morgan's Raiders, Nelsonville.
Washboards For Sale HISTORICAL
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The Washboard Factory is a great tour to take. Logan
Antique Tractor in Sears Barn HISTORICAL
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The morning of the Sears Roebuck barn shoot. Old effect, ACDSEE PRO 6
Hoodie, '37 Lincoln HISTORICAL
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The father of a friend had this Lincoln in a barn so I needed to check it out before it's gone.
The Hocking Theatre HISTORICAL
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This is a great conversation starter. Who doesn't remember the Drive-in movie. I happened by at the right time for lighting.
Jesse James Rides Again HISTORICAL
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Just pryor to the train robbery. I had a great time with all the participants.
Boom! HISTORICAL
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So blessed to be able to capture the fire from both ends of the cannon.
Sears Roebuck Barn at Sunrise HISTORICAL
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I stopped when I saw a man doing maintenance on the old barn and he told me I could go in anytime to shoot. A couple of mornings later.....I threw straw into the air for effect. A genuine Sears barn that was railed into the area.
Small Towns
Haydenville SMALL TOWNS
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Train Station SMALL TOWNS
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The Old Nelsonville Town Square SMALL TOWNS
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Nelsonville Fountain SMALL TOWNS
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Enterprise Barn SMALL TOWNS
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On the Walker Farm, a great place to be for pumpkins, antique tractors and corn maze. Just North of Logan on Chieftain Drive old 33
Lock 6, Stockport SMALL TOWNS
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The Locks at Stockport. Very historical, still operational.
Stockport Mill Inn, 2 SMALL TOWNS
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Another view of the Inn. The top balcony is dubbed Eagle View
The Washboard Festival, Logan SMALL TOWNS
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Clothes hung across the street, vendors everywhere, music, factory tours. The only washboard factory in America.
McConnelsville Court House SMALL TOWNS
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On the Muskingum River, a very quaint and charming place to visit.
The Stockport Mill, Ohio SMALL TOWNS
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Near-by Eagles nest, wonderful Bed Breakfast, history, operating locks, why not check it out Stockport on the Muskingum River.
Shawnee Furniture SMALL TOWNS
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Shawnee, in Perry County.
Shawnee SMALL TOWNS
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Perry County- Not thriving, but still there.
Washboards For Sale SMALL TOWNS
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The Washboard Factory is a great tour to take. Logan
Main Street Logan, Old Effect SMALL TOWNS
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An evening in downtown Logan, circa 2012. A far cry from the hustle and bustle I remember as a child growing up here.
Countryside
Athens Visitors Center COUNTRYSIDE
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Working Locks COUNTRYSIDE
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Just Along the Roadside COUNTRYSIDE
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Old Mill COUNTRYSIDE
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also Easy to Aim COUNTRYSIDE
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Wayne National Forest Visitor Center COUNTRYSIDE
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Cattle On A Thousand Hills COUNTRYSIDE
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It all belongs to God so lets use what He's given us wisely. Near Bremen
Old Canal Lock COUNTRYSIDE
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One of Area's only Round Houses COUNTRYSIDE
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Homestead COUNTRYSIDE
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On a New Year's Eve afternoon drive. Busy but nice.
Ebenezer Church COUNTRYSIDE
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This is a real old shot taken on a foggy winter morning.
Cabin At Robin's Crossing COUNTRYSIDE
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A series of Cabins at Hocking Tech. in Nelsonville.
Lake Logan Barn COUNTRYSIDE
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Another site at Lake Logan.
Nod A Lot Acres COUNTRYSIDE
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Just past Lake Logan. Not sure where the name came from, can only imagine.
Conkles Hollow Rim Trail COUNTRYSIDE
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One of many of my favorite places to go.
Mink Hollow Bridge, Fairfield County COUNTRYSIDE
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Crooks Road, near Revenge beyond Clear Creek Metro Park.
Clear Creek Barn COUNTRYSIDE
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Turn West onto Clear Creek Road from Rt. 33 and it's the first thing you see on the right.
Enterprise Barn COUNTRYSIDE
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On the Walker Farm, a great place to be for pumpkins, antique tractors and corn maze. Just North of Logan on Chieftain Drive old 33
Barn On Rt. 180 COUNTRYSIDE
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Towards Laurelville on Rt. 180.
Lock 6, Stockport COUNTRYSIDE
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The Locks at Stockport. Very historical, still operational.
Stockport Mill Inn, 2 COUNTRYSIDE
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Another view of the Inn. The top balcony is dubbed Eagle View
Country Barn COUNTRYSIDE
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I believe this is in Fairfield Co. near Alley Park.
R.I.P. COUNTRYSIDE
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Everything looks good under a fresh coat of snow. Just up from our place, beside the Hunters Cabin
Barn Siding COUNTRYSIDE
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I try for texture and a personal view at times.
Amish Farm Boy COUNTRYSIDE
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Near Bremen. I always try to respect the Amish conviction about having photographs taken of them and try not to get thier face unless they're OK with it.
Fall Skyline COUNTRYSIDE
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Just thought they looked nice. I often shoot just hoping for the best.
Summer Road COUNTRYSIDE
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Just driving, looking, one summer morning.
Forgotten Homestead COUNTRYSIDE
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This is all that's left. Big Pine Road.
Indian Head Rock COUNTRYSIDE
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Probably across from Airplane Rock much as I can tell. On a horse trail off the Conkles Hollow Rim Trail.
Country Barn, last Snowfall of Winter COUNTRYSIDE
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Along Rt. 678 near Gibisonville
The Stockport Mill, Ohio COUNTRYSIDE
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Near-by Eagles nest, wonderful Bed Breakfast, history, operating locks, why not check it out Stockport on the Muskingum River.
Golden Rest COUNTRYSIDE
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At Lake Logan, a drive by shoot my wife insisted on. Thanks, honey.
Rockmill Bridge, Fairfield County COUNTRYSIDE
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Near the origin of the Hocking River. This is the Upper Falls of the Hocking, a nice bridge and great mill that is being restored.
Rock Mill Bridge in Fall COUNTRYSIDE
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A beautiful bridge.
View From The Rim COUNTRYSIDE
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My favorite view from the rim of Conkles Hollow
Burr Oak Lake COUNTRYSIDE
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After the ice storm. Many were staying at the lodge because of massive power outages
Amish Harvest COUNTRYSIDE
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Unique field after harvest
Amish Gaurd COUNTRYSIDE
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He really wasn't too concerned about me being there. Amish farm near Bremen
Clear Creek Winter Wonderland COUNTRYSIDE
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This is a great drive after a snow, peaceful and tranquil except for oposing traffic.
Fall On Purcell Road COUNTRYSIDE
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Just exploring roads we don't often drive on can yield great results.
Road To Burr Oak State Park COUNTRYSIDE
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We went down to Burr Oak after a nasty ice storm, and it was gorgeous, to say the least.
Vinton County Barn COUNTRYSIDE
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Literally a drive by shooting however I did step out of the van to shoot this. I cropped this into a panoramic and have had a lot of sales on this shot.
Double Silo Barn COUNTRYSIDE
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Near Amish homesteads near Bremen
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Woodland Weddings Gazebo Wedding EVENTS
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Here Comes the Train EVENTS
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About to get robbed.
Gun Smoke EVENTS
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The action gets lively when a train is under full attack. Hock. Valley Scenic RR.
Fire Away EVENTS
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I couldn't get much closer to the action. Hocking Hills Scenic RR train robbery.
The Washboard Festival, Logan EVENTS
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Clothes hung across the street, vendors everywhere, music, factory tours. The only washboard factory in America.
Lost Rider EVENTS
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The Hocking Valley Scenic RR Train Robbery. I think I surprised the robbers
Mr. Mayor, Meet Mr. Morgan EVENTS
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A depiction of Morgan's Raiders, Nelsonville.
Jesse James Rides Again EVENTS
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Just pryor to the train robbery. I had a great time with all the participants.
Weddings
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Wedding Circle under the falls WEDDINGS
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Georgian Mannor Wedding WEDDINGS
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Woodland Weddings Gazebo Wedding WEDDINGS
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Debbie Aaron WEDDINGS
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The night before the ceremony they wanted some shots with the Harley and we liked this setting. An Ash Cave wedding.
Danita and Randy's Wedding Serenade WEDDINGS
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Randy's Bluegrass band came and played the whole afternoon. A nice touch.
Ash Cave Wedding WEDDINGS
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Visitors
I Wonder How Deep This Is VISITORS
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Winter Hike Bean Soap Anyone VISITORS
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Capturing the fall color VISITORS
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Photography Workshop VISITORS
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Awesome VISITORS
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Enjoying The Snow VISITORS
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They seemed glad that it had snowed, as well as I. Old Mans Cave Upper Falls.
Practice Run VISITORS
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They were training possible new employees prior to the grand opening. Rockbridge
Enjoying the Sunset - Lake Logan VISITORS
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While waiting on the sunset at Lake Logan one summer evening I couldn't pass up the opportunity to snap this shot of two children admiring the scene around them.
Photographing The Hocking Hills VISITORS
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If you love to shoot, this is the place for you.
Sunset Cruise VISITORS
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A beautiful night on Lake Logan, we all were rewarded for hanging around.
Zipping Along VISITORS
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The first real zip line tour to come to the valley. The original, professional in every way.
Deer Watching VISITORS
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A popular spot to watch and feed many types of deer. At the Old Dutch Reataurant, Logan.
Featured Businesses and Events
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