Tag: Great Pond

Sep 30 2010

Morning mist

I can’t believe I hadn’t posted this image much earlier, so here I am making up for lost time. This was taken on one of those impossibly beautiful mornings on Cape Cod, when the light is rosy-gold and the air is as clear — and almost as tangible — as fine crystal. On those days …

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Aug 28 2009

Me and my shadow

I’m sure the reason we acquired a cormorant on the pond this summer is because Great Pond is home to plenty of fish.  The bigger ones — mostly large mouth bass — hang out at the deep end of the pond, hiding among the reeds and water lilies.  The little ones come to the shallow …

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Aug 10 2009

A slightly different angle

This summer we acquired a raft in the pond in Truro.  Not long thereafter, a young cormorant took up residence. I figured I could get close enough to get some good pics, even without a super-long lens.  Little did I know how close: this bird is not exactly shy.  I circled the raft in a …

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