Foggy morning in Rockaway Valley

Foggy morning in Rockaway Valley
Boonton Twp NJ
May 2023

I was able to park my car yesterday and shoot a few frames before the morning fog dissipated.

Another note of interest- my internet research reveals that this agricultural property near the corner of Rockaway Valley Road and Valley Road was the first preserved farmland in Boonton Township.

Sony A7R3 + Tamron 24mm

December Morning at Round Valley Reservoir

December Morning at Round Valley Reservoir
Hunterdon County New Jersey

The best weather for landscape photography is nearly always scattered clouds and yesterday was no exception. I left my house amid the dark predawn hours in hopes of “striking gold” with a vivid morning sky and ended up getting rewarded.

Here is a video on the creation and controversy surrounding the creation of Round Valley Reservoir –

Visitation and hiking information for Round Valley Recreation Area –

November 2020, Gnome Hollow Preserve

November 2020, Gnome Hollow Preserve

Frelinghuysen Twp, NJ

A unique circular knot on a tree, overcast weather, and a wide angle lens were the main ingredients for this dreary-themed image.

Visit Gnome Hollow Preserve –

Electric Brook Falls in Autumn

Electric Brook Falls in Autumn

Schooley’s Mountain County Park, Washington Township NJ
October 2020

Visit Schooley’s Mountain County Park –

Walpack Valley after Summer Storm

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Walpack Valley after Summer Storm
Sussex County, New Jersey
Waiting out a summer shower paid off well for me this time. This shot was taken about 70 minutes after my prior post here.
Tamron 15-30mm + Canon 5Dsr

Incoming Storm over Old Farm

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Incoming Storm over Old Farm
Hackettstown, New Jersey
It was clear no other person had walked around this property recently as there was scarcely a deer path to navigate the overgrowth.
Canon 5Dsr + Tamron SP 15-30mm VC

A visual journey through the natural resources of all 21 counties of the Garden State.

Landscapes of New Jersey
by Dave Blinder

Artist’s Reception
July 14th 2019, Sunday 2-4PM
Oxford Municipal Building
11 Green St Oxford NJ

Hosted by WCArts – Warren County Arts Corporation

Refreshments will be served! Hope to see you in Oxford on Sunday July 14th.

I will talk more about the purpose of the project and background information on the natural areas showcased in the exhibit.