Category Archives: Litchfield County Byways

Summer Morning at the Airport, Roxbury, Conn.

Photo copyright 2015 by Susan Reinberg I was introduced to this spot by my fellow photographer Marc Isolda, who has photographed here in all types of weather. (For example, take a look at the image titled “No Flight Today” that he posted on his blog a while … Continue reading

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Winter Orchard, Washington, CT

Photo copyright 2015 by Susan Reinberg The cawing of crows added ominous import to the message posted on a nearby tree: No Trespassing. Despite the bitter cold, a dusting of snow made me pause outside the stone wall to photograph the crooked branches.

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Into the Light, Bethlehem, CT

Photo copyright 2014 by Susan Reinberg Photographing  toward the afternoon sun can be problematic, but the dramatic clouds cooperated, and the silo standing in the newly mowed field, gave the focal point. A friend had been out several days earlier and had the … Continue reading

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Yellow Reflections, Bridgewater and Roxbury, CT

Photos copyright 2014 by Susan Reinberg I toyed with the idea of titling this entry “Yellow” in reference to our friend Mr. Willard’s first place entry in the WAA members exhibit — which he called “Pink.” But then, only insiders would understand this homage. … Continue reading

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Watchers in the Window, Bantam, CT

Photo copyright 2014 by Susan Reinberg The ladies on the porch are composed and proper in their summer dresses, even on this chilly day in March. They catch my eye as I drive by. But their thoughts are elsewhere.

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Sign of the Times, Bantam, CT

Photo copyright 2014 by Susan Reinberg The replacement sign at Bantam Bakery is installed at the roadside, but the previous one remains propped against the building, here in a play of shadows. A sign of another time.

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Sign of the Times, New Milford, CT

Photo copyright 2014 by Susan Reinberg The cow, Cheshire cat-like, is disappearing, leaving its spots to hover before fading entirely from view. The sign still marks the site of what was once a working dairy farm, where holsteins offered up … Continue reading

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Lion in Winter, Woodbury, CT

Photo copyright 2014 by Susan Reinberg Seasons pass, but some things remain. This sleeping lion in the antique shop window seems little affected by the cold. His stony consort also seems oblivious to the weather.

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Soft Landing, Roxbury, CT

Photo copyright 2014 by Susan Reinberg This vintage Cessna at the small airfield in Roxbury likely saw its last flight long ago. On this gray morning with the snow gently falling, its strange face had a slightly startled look.

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Multi-Purpose Americana, New Milford, CT

Photo copyright 2014 by Susan Reinberg “Frost on the pumpkin” takes on a new connotation with this jack-o’-lantern scarecrow. I think I will cruise by again in the spring to see if the bonnet has been updated for Easter or … Continue reading

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