Pictures made in Upstate New York, USA, in the winters of early 2013 & late 2013/early 2014.
More winter white, images from road-walks & show-shoeing trips in the American North-East.
A Rural Road on a Sunny Winter's Day, Saratoga Springs, NY, 2014
On one of several multi-mile, multi-hour road rambles during that freezing Winter in Upstate New York, I looked back along this lovely road just outside downtown Saratoga.
A Runaway Cloud, Greenfield, NY
Semi-rural scenery on the outskirts of Saratoga Springs.
Thin Ice: Distant Dog-Walkers on Moreau Lake, 2014
We came here sometimes for snowshoeing in that mean season. This was half an hour north of Saratoga Springs.
Blue Skies Ahead, Saratoga Springs
Welcome colour on a winter road-walk.
Ice-Fishing, Moreau Lake
The harsh beauty of a deep-winter landscape.
Welcome Winter Colour, Saratoga Springs
A flash of colour on the roadside on a walk into Saratoga.
Oak Tree Icicles & Hockey Players, Saratoga Springs
Locals make the most of the season on a cold, dark day.
Into the Woods on an Adirondack Hike
Starting up a winter trail in the south-eastern Adirondacks, largest protected parcel of land in the lower 48.
Old Apple Tree, Wilton, NY
Scenery on a long road-walk on a freezing but almost-sunny winter's day.
Under the Old Oak Tree
In the back corner of my then-girlfriend's beautiful yard, beneath a lovely, tall oak tree.
A Suburb Under Snow
My then-partner's street in a suburb of Saratoga Springs.
Chilling Beer in a Convenient Backyard Snowdrift
I used to say, "Any local beer will do, as long as it's got a canoe or a log cabin or a lake on the label." This was after a walk to the local liquor store in, shall we say, trying conditions.
Crackin' Up on a Cold Winter Walk
A weather-battered road-sign on a long road-walk in the Wilton area north of Saratoga Springs.
Tricia, Lindsay & Jen, Saratoga Springs
A roadside billboard - I'll take colour in whatever form it takes.
Almost Home: Footprints on a Gansevoort Street
Looking back as I neared home following another rambling road-walk.
Who'll Stop the Snow? Gansevoort, NY, During a Winter Road-Walk
About five minutes' walk from my home that Winter.
Dusk & a Winter Field, Gansevoort
The most beautiful time of day for me in that season - this was a few minutes' walk from home.
A Flag in the Forest, Wilton
A flag flutters in welcome sunshine on an excellent road-walk.
A Birdhouse in Winter Gloom, Gansevoort
A neighbour's front yard on a dark day in early March.
Peeling bark in bare-limbed forest on a hike in the lower Adirondacks.