Posted by: David Giacalone | March 15, 2009

this winter’s greatest hits (part 1)

.. they missed a beautiful Stockade winter    sunsetgeese

img_0276_2 ..  Since these straggler geese headed south in early November, winter has given us a lot of visual treats here along the Mohawk River and around the Schenectady Stockade.  Here are some of my favorites.

This November sunset from the end of my block on Washington Ave.


Election Day 2008 brought us a foggy morning:

.. electiondayislefog …. electiondayriverfog

..  Sunset05Nov08 ..

sunsetdock5nov08 ..

stockade-athon2008lawrence Lawrence the Indian watches the 2008 Stockade-a-thon.

– and he oversees the Dec. 12 ice storm (plus the power black-out) –

. . . more images from our Ice Storm on December 12, 2008:

icestormwashave.. .

ice blossoms on Washington Ave.

ice blossoms on Washington Ave.

  • along the Mohawk:

Dec. 12th ice storm from my backyard

Dec. 12th ice storm from my backyard


– click to see the Riverside Park esplanade on Dec. 12, 2008 –

. .  IceStormParkPath strolling Riverside Park . .

. . . . from my favorite bench in Riverside Park:


. . . across from St. George’s  IceStormSt.George's

.. click to see Part II of Winter’s Greatest Hits .. and Part III


  1. […] the series on my favorite photos from the past winter, which I started in March — click for Part 1 and Part 2. [as always, click on a photo to go to a larger version, or scroll over it for a […]

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