Business trip from October 12th until November 1st to Englewood Cliffs. Visted Stateline Lookout, Oradell reservoir and Lake Tappan. Also took a ride to the 7 Lakes Drive and spend a nice time in Piermont. Having had a lot of pictures already added to my Travel-Blog, here are some of them combined. Bird Shots Raptors Some Bald Eagle […]
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Last weekend here but again excellent weather. Early morning a short drive to Oradell but again the eagle residents are far out. On for Lake Tappan. Same old birds as always but this time lucky to spot a Northern Cardinal couple in the small trees. Another drive to Stateline Lookout but as every Sunday, […]
First tried to get some shots at Stateline Lookout but there was nearly nothing going on there. As always some Turkey Vultures showed up. Decided to do the 7 Lakes Drive around midday. Nice scenery on the short drive there. And to finish the day off, another shot of Lake Tappan in late afternoon sunlight.
Highly recommended for bird-shooting… However, either it was me not able to get to right places or because of the strong winds or because wrong time of the year (which I doubt), but not good conditions for getting some nice pictures from this trip. The best (if one could call it that) area was in […]
From Wikipedia: The Kugelbake (German: Ball Beacon) is a historic aid to navigation in the city of Cuxhaven, Germany, at the northernmost point of Lower Saxony, where the River Elbe flows into the North Sea. In the Low German dialect of the Middle Ages, the term bake referred to all navigational aids – including lighthouses. About […]