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Viewing Photos from January , 2012

January 31st, 2012 11:41:59pm

" Brockport Yacht Club "
It felt like summer Tuesday but there were no boats out at the club.

January 31st, 2012 7:00:24am
" Moody Clouds and Winery "
Thirsty Owl Wine Company in Town of Romulus as seen on Saturday afternoon.

January 30th, 2012 5:25:32pm

" Tail Feathers "
This beautiful male cardinal was in our Farmington backyard on Monday morning. Tail feathers displayed more than usual.

January 30th, 2012 3:50:02pm
" New Geneva Skyline "
The windmills at Zotos have changed the Geneva skyline. This is the view of them Seneca Lake State Park on Sunday.

January 30th, 2012 3:47:47pm

" January Sunshine "
The bright sunshine at the north end of Seneca Lake was perfect for a walk in the park on Sunday afternoon.

January 30th, 2012 3:46:20pm
" Low Spots "
There was lots of water in the low spots at Seneca Lake Park creating interesting scenes of trees and their reflections on Sunday.

January 30th, 2012 3:42:05pm

" Canandaiguan Honored "
Robert Van Keuren, of Canandaigua, received the 2011 Secretary’s Award for Outstanding Achievement in Service to Homeless Veterans on Friday, January 27, 2012, at a special event at the Syracuse VA Medical Center. Peter K. Dougherty, Associate Executive Director of the VA Homeless Veterans Initiatives Office presented the award.

January 30th, 2012 10:48:10am
" Sharpie "
A sharp shinned hawk dining in my yard in Rochester on Sunday.

January 30th, 2012 10:45:16am

" Hey, Pass The Wings! "
A sharp shinned hawk having some wings in my backyard in Rochester on Sunday.

January 30th, 2012 8:32:14am
" Cayuga Lake Reflection "
Cayuga Lake State Park in Seneca Falls on Saturday afternoon.

January 29th, 2012 10:08:01pm

" Shorty "
A short-eared owl in Hamlin on Sunday afternoon.

January 29th, 2012 7:16:16pm
" Under The Mill "
This couple walking towards a windmill near Cohocton late Sunday afternoon really puts into perspective the size of these grand machines. The couple is still several hundred feet away from the windmill.

January 29th, 2012 11:08:13am

" Carolina Wren "
This Carolina Wren visited our Farmington backyard on Sunday morning.

January 28th, 2012 8:02:43pm
" Send It Down "
Syracuse center Baye Keita skies over the rim for a dunk during Saturday's 63-61 Orange victory over West Virginia in the Carrier Dome.

January 28th, 2012 8:00:23pm

" Disputed Call "
West Virginia head coach Bob Huggins is irate with an official after a blown goaltending call at the end of Syracuse's 63-61 victory over the Mountaineers in the Carrier Dome on Saturday afternoon.

January 28th, 2012 10:30:33am
" Overcast on Seneca "
This shot taken from the Severne Road boat launch on Seneca Lake in Yates County proving our Finger Lakes are beautiful on the rainiest cloudiest days.

January 27th, 2012 10:10:00am

" Gull Roof "
With the falcons at Seneca Meadows, gulls have found a new place to roost on the roof of Seneca Falls Microtel on 5&20 on Thursday.

January 27th, 2012 9:43:52am
" Kolb with the Cup "
Assembly Minority Leader Brian M. Kolb (R,I,C-Canandaigua) (pictured left of the trophy) is shown with the Stanley Cup during the trophy’s visit to the New York State Capitol Tuesday courtesy of Jeremy Jacobs (pictured right), owner of the Boston Bruins, last year’s National Hockey League champions. Jacobs, a native of Buffalo, is also the CEO of Delaware North Companies, a Buffalo-based food services company and is joined by Jerry Jacobs Jr. (pictured far left) a Principal at Delaware North Companies.

January 27th, 2012 7:38:52am

" A Moment Of Comfort "
A butterfly takes a rest at the Strong Museum of Play's Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden on Monday.

January 26th, 2012 1:50:02pm
" Aurelius Eagle "
The bald eagle took off from its nest Wednesday morning at the Mud Locks near Aurelius.

January 25th, 2012 11:47:34pm

" A Frozen Reflection "
The sky is frozen into the ice on Durand Lake in Durand Eastman Park as seen on Wednesday evening.

January 25th, 2012 12:46:00pm
" On Frozen Pond "
Beaver Pond at Sampson State Park sits frozen on Wednesday morning in Seneca County.

January 25th, 2012 9:34:25am

" A Free Spirit "
A truly beautiful and impressive sight is the white tailed buck in his element, seen here on Tuesday in Irondequoit.

January 25th, 2012 12:34:45am
" A Common Loon "
This loon floats on the water of the Irondequoit Bay Outlet on Wednesday morning.

January 25th, 2012 12:25:42am

" Butterflies Are Not Always Free "
But they are worth the price of admission to the Strong Museum of Play's Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden seen here on Tuesday. A year round place to enjoy the butterfly experience. The Museum is located in Rochester.

January 24th, 2012 1:54:02pm
" Lyons Bank Opens in Geneva "
Senator Mike Nozzolio recently participated in the grand opening of the newly expanded Lyons National Bank Office Building in Geneva. Senator Nozzolio had a chance to acknowledge some of the individuals who helped make the expansion project a reality. Pictured left to right are: Senator Mike Nozzolio; Bob Schick, President and CEO of Lyons Bancorp Inc. and the Lyons National Bank; Sal and Kim Franzone, Owners of Ciccino’s Pizzeria & Restaurant; and Tom Kime, Executive Vice President and COO of Lyons Bancorp Inc. and the Lyons National Bank.

January 24th, 2012 12:53:17pm

" Letters to Daddy Cast "
Letters to Daddy: The musical key to bully-free, a musical highlighting the effects of bullying will be presented to elementary, middle and high schools in Seneca and surrounding counties during January and February. Public performances will be Friday, January 27th at the Romulus Auditorium at 7:30pm and Saturday, January 28th at the South Seneca Middle-High School Auditorium at 7:30pm. A free will offering donation will be accepted at the door.

January 24th, 2012 9:22:00am
" Geneva Rotary Donation "
The Geneva Rotary Club recently presented a check for $1,500 to the Geneva Boys and Girls Clubs for its school vacation lunch program for kids. Bob McFadden, president of the Geneva Rotary, presented the check to Arlene Francis, executive director of the Boys and Girls Clubs. The check represented the proceeds from Rotary¹s Fall Festival Express, a train excursion featuring wine tasting and a picnic. Rotary partners with Finger Lakes Railway on the popular Fall Festival Express and the Santa Train later in December.

January 23rd, 2012 6:21:26pm

" Ducks over Ice Formations "
Ducks and ice formations over Seneca Lake on Sunday afternoon.

January 23rd, 2012 5:32:01pm
" Barbed Sunrise "
Sunrise crests over a farmer's field near Ganondagan on Sunday morning.

January 23rd, 2012 1:23:45pm

" Sampson Sunset "
A spectacular January sunset on Seneca Lake at Sampson State Park on Sunday.

January 23rd, 2012 1:22:35pm
" January Sunset "
There were several reasons no one was sitting on this bench watching the sunset on Sunday... It was cold, very windy, and the waves were creating a freezing drizzle over the bench on Seneca Lake at Sampson State Park.

January 23rd, 2012 1:21:07pm

" Seneca Splash "
The waves of water and ice were crashing against the rocks on the north end of Seneca Lake in Geneva on Sunday creating an interesting spray of water.

January 23rd, 2012 1:19:28pm
" Bridge Coming Together in Penn Yan "
Four beams were set in place on Friday at the site of the new Liberty Street Bridge in Penn Yan.

January 23rd, 2012 12:52:53pm

" Owl Eyes "
Snowy... ever wary, is a master of concealment. Taken at the Summerville Pier in Rochester on Sunday.

January 23rd, 2012 10:43:48am
" Frosty Morning "
A beautiful Sunday morning in Phelps with "frosting" on all the trees and bushes.

January 23rd, 2012 1:07:41am

" Sampson Sunset "
It was a spectacular sunset to behold at Sampson State Park on Seneca Lake on Sunday evening.

January 22nd, 2012 10:44:32pm
" It's All In A Wave "
Ice, water, and rocks at the Genesee River outlet into Lake Ontario on Sunday.

January 22nd, 2012 10:58:07am

" Just Hanging Around "
An oriole's nest found this Sunday morning hangs by a thread from a willow branch in Mendon.

January 22nd, 2012 10:51:32am
" Up-Ended "
Hobart's Harry Radovich gets up ended by Potsdam's Dan McCamey in Saturday night's match up at The Cooler in Geneva. The Statesmen came away with a 4-0 win.

January 22nd, 2012 10:48:11am

" Sea Smoke & Sun "
The sea smoke almost obscures the barge on Seneca Lake as the crisp 10 degree air awakens all of your senses. A great view for a great guy. Happy Birthday to singer and guitarist Bob Walpole.

January 22nd, 2012 6:54:41am
" Bovine Reflection "
A winter scene is reflected in a cow's eye. He was keeping an eye on things in Montezuma on Saturday morning.

January 21st, 2012 5:16:42pm

" Nature's Way "
Although it isn't always pleasant to see, a scene such as this one occurs regularly. I believe this is a Cooper's Hawk doing what he was meant to do... prey on and capture smaller birds to satisfy his hunger. The other bird here happens to be a Blue Jay. This picture was taken in Phelps.

January 21st, 2012 2:55:52pm
" Thinking About Something "
I usually like to shoot some of the more "colorful" birds in our Farmington backyard, but this morning this sparrow was just sitting there in the sunlight and seemed to be thinking about something, maybe the feeder just below.

January 21st, 2012 2:31:26pm

" Breakfast to go "
Female cardinal had just grabbed a seed Saturday morning in Farmington.

January 21st, 2012 11:40:29am
" Friday Sunset "
The sun falls behind a pine tree on Goodale Road south of Cheshire on Friday evening.

January 20th, 2012 6:34:07pm

" Look Out Below "
A precarious spot to be photographing this snowy owl from... but I took a chance! Taken at Charlotte Beach on Thursday.

January 20th, 2012 4:53:13pm
" Icicle tree "
This fallen tree is producing icicles as the waters of Mud Creek in Farmington flow over on Friday afternoon.

January 20th, 2012 10:26:04am

" Passing Grades = Free Pizza "
South Seneca students who were passing all their classes as of the 15-week period, were entered into drawings for Mark's Pizzeria certificates or a gift bag full of school and other fun stuff. Winners of these Falcon Flyer rewards were: (l to r) Pam Bower, Tarah Slusser, Holly Reynolds, Kayla Williamson, Cassie Wyckoff, Jonathan Jaramillo, Cierra Hand, Matt Brewer, Carla Morton and Alex Morgan. Winners not pictured-Tim Law, Samantha MacCheyne.

January 20th, 2012 10:11:40am
" Wednesday Sunset "
Warm colors after a cold day in Ovid on Wednesday.

January 20th, 2012 10:05:59am

" January Surf "
With the south wind whipping up the waves on the north end of Seneca Lake, this surfer was enjoying himself despite the frigid wind chills on Thursday.

January 19th, 2012 9:24:09pm
" A Show of Strength "
The snowy owl flexing her muscles... at least that's what it looked like on Tuesday at Charlotte Beach.

January 19th, 2012 8:33:53pm

" Golden Fence Sitter "
A red tailed hawk sits by the side of Route 590 N in Henrietta at sundown on Wednesday.

January 18th, 2012 2:12:04pm
" Turbulent Ontario "
High seas on Lake Ontario at the Charlotte Pier on Wednesday morning. Winds exceeded 70 mph overnight.

January 18th, 2012 2:04:04pm

" Wayne County First Responders "
Wayne County Fire Coordinator Rick Bond of Sodus Point and Jack Newman of North Rose, one of Bond’s deputy coordinators, attended Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s State of the State address in Albany on Jan. 4. In his remarks, the governor honored the state’s first responders and said he would seek a new statewide network of local and regional emergency responders to improve communications and deploy services more effectively and efficiently statewide. Newman, left, and Bond, right, are shown here with Assemblyman Bob Oaks shortly after the State of the State address. The Assemblyman said he was proud to have the two represent Wayne County’s first responders.

January 18th, 2012 1:52:33pm
" Benefit For Matt Foe "
Senator Mike Nozzolio recently attended a benefit in honor of Geneva Firefighter Matt Foe, who tragically just lost his battle with brain cancer. Matt spent the last year of his life working with Senator Nozzolio to help raise awareness of the inequity in insurance coverage for volunteer firefighters. Senator Nozzolio is the sponsor of legislation (S.4004-A) which provides the same workmen's compensation benefits to all firefighters - paid and unpaid. Pictured left to right are: Senator Mike Nozzolio; Pam Venuti, sister of Matt Foe; and Matt's parents, Andrew and Sandie Minister.

January 18th, 2012 10:08:18am

" Dramatic Winter Sky "
Dramatic sky over a lone farmhouse near Geneva on Sunday afternoon.

January 18th, 2012 9:59:38am
" Kicking Up Seeds "
On takeoff from a feeder in Clifton Springs, a goldfinch kicked up sunflower seeds on Tuesday.

January 18th, 2012 9:38:11am

" Glass Cleaner "
The Mynderse Boys Varsity Basketball team defeated Midlakes 74-53 on Tuesday night at Mynderse Academy. Here Zack Rattray of the Blue Devils pulls down a rebound.

January 17th, 2012 11:07:55pm
" On Ice "
This guy had trouble walking, just like everybody else, on the slippery ice at Irondequoit Bay on Tuesday.

January 17th, 2012 10:50:19pm

" Seneca Falls Native Recognized "
For his work in support of Sudanese refugees in the greater Syracuse area, Seneca Falls native and Senior Judge of the New York State Court of Claims the Honorable Nicholas V. Midey, Jr., receives an honorary certificate from a representative of the Syracuse Families of South Sudan.

January 17th, 2012 8:43:53pm
" Days End "
Last of the light Tuesday on Irondequoit Bay.

January 17th, 2012 5:06:40pm

" Misty Bridge Crossing "
On tuesday afternoon, a heavy mist sits above the canal path and the old railroad bridge in Pittsford.

January 17th, 2012 2:33:46pm
" Winter Sun "
The morning sunlight created a golden glow on the snowy woods on Monday in Tyre, Seneca County.

January 17th, 2012 2:32:51pm

" Scene Coming Down 414 "
A scene I love coming down this hill on 414 N of the thruway, farm barns with Tyre Reform Church and cemetery in the background on West Tyre Rd. I call this "Smith Hill" as Russell and Betty Smith who own this farm land live along this stretch of the road.

January 17th, 2012 9:36:51am
" That's Just Not Fair "
Syracuse sophmore C.J. Fair drives the lane and finishes with a thunderous dunk during Monday night's win over the Pitt Panthers in the Carrier Dome.

January 16th, 2012 10:56:53pm

" Harsh Environment "
Our first snowstorm of the year came with sharp temps and strong winds. Taken 1/13/12 on Main Street in Rochester.

January 16th, 2012 8:22:32pm
" Reflections on Cayuta Creek "
Cayuta Creek in the Town of Hector, Schuyler County on a frigid Monday morning.

January 16th, 2012 4:13:12pm

" Winter Park "
This was the scene at Cayuga Lake State Park in Seneca Falls on Sunday morning.

January 16th, 2012 3:44:59pm
" Wheeeeee!!! "
The south wind was pushing our tree swing to great heights Monday morning on County Road 4 in Stanley.

January 16th, 2012 11:10:35am

" Canandaigua Ice "
Southern Canandaigua Lake as seen on Sunday morning at the boat launch in Woodville.

January 16th, 2012 11:00:53am
" Sunrise On The Bay "
On Monday morning there were lots of colors in the sky and on the ice just before the sun popped up over Irondequoit Bay.

January 15th, 2012 8:40:43pm

" In Her Element "
She finally looks at home in 30 MPH winds, freezing temps and blowing and drifting snow. Taken at the Summerville pier in Charlotte on Saturday.

January 15th, 2012 8:26:07pm
" January Light "
On the Abbott Loop Trail part of the Finger Lakes Trail inside Danby State Forest on Saturday morning.

January 15th, 2012 5:00:56pm

" Winter along Mud Creek "
Mid-afternoon Sunday, we were walking along Mud Creek in Farmington. This scene caught my eye.

January 15th, 2012 11:04:38am
" Party Crasher "
Sunday morning in Farmington, I was enjoying a tree full of smaller birds, when all of a sudden the left in a hurry.

January 14th, 2012 11:58:21pm

" Old School "
On old cannon in Greece, NY as seen on Saturday.

January 14th, 2012 11:10:47pm
" Cold Seats "
A nice place to relax... weather permitting. Taken at Braddock's Bay on Lake Ontario on Saturday.

January 14th, 2012 5:38:28pm

" Cold Blue Jay "
This Blue Jay, taken Saturday in Farmington, seems to be wondering who turned on winter.

January 14th, 2012 4:55:24pm
" Anybody Home? "
The Red Bellied Woodpecker seems to be living in our front tree since the snowfall Saturday in Phelps. Not sure if he is looking for food or checking to see if somebody is home?

January 14th, 2012 2:58:49pm

" Winter Cardinal "
The male cardinal stood out from the rest of the scenery on a snowy Friday afternoon in Seneca Castle.

January 14th, 2012 2:57:01pm
" Colorful End "
The colorful end to our first truly wintery day in the Finger Lakes as seen from southern Seneca County.

January 13th, 2012 6:52:28pm

" Cold Day For A Hike "
This snow-covered sign at Mendon Ponds Park sways as the cold winds whip snow at it on Saturday morning.

January 13th, 2012 4:40:38pm
" So much for Global Warming "
My palm trees, which have been thriving in the balmy weather as of late, took quite a hit Friday in Dresden.

January 13th, 2012 2:07:48pm

" Snow Day "
The hill at the Ovid Federated Church gave these children the perfect opportunity to try out their sleds for the first time this winter on Friday afternoon.

January 13th, 2012 1:08:59pm
" Up Close and Personal "
This Downy Woodpecker, normally a bit shy, showed up at the window feeder in Clifton Springs Friday morning looking for sunflower seeds.

January 13th, 2012 11:27:50am

" Not Amused "
A male cardinal this morning in Farmington does not seem to happy about the change in weather.

January 13th, 2012 10:43:54am
" Dog Day of Winter "
This dog in Ovid was enjoying the snow day as were many school children across the Finger Lakes on Friday.

January 13th, 2012 10:42:09am

" White Winter World "
The Finger Lakes awoke to our first significant snow of the season on Friday morning. The wet snow wasn't a welcome sight for those who had to drive, but it sure made everything look like a winter wonderland in Ovid.

January 13th, 2012 9:54:41am
" Snowy Walk "
These dog owners enjoyed a snowy walk with their pets through Durand Park in Rochester earlier this week.

January 13th, 2012 7:59:03am

" Whooo Goes There "
A snowy owl in Greece, NY last weekend.

January 13th, 2012 7:56:39am
" A Couple Of Elements "
A tree in Victor NY watches over the wintering cornfield last weekend.

January 12th, 2012 10:08:13pm

" This Old Barn "
This old barn and leafless tree in Rush cling to the last rays of sunshine before the storm hit on Thursday.

January 12th, 2012 8:01:15am
" Dude... You Dropped Something "
A bit of cow humor in Victor last week.

January 11th, 2012 10:07:56pm

" Spiked Doo "
This female northern cardinal was showing off her crest when coming to take a nibble from a feeder in Ontario on Wednesday afternoon.

January 11th, 2012 7:12:20pm
" Devil Skating On Thin Ice "
A thin sheet of ice rests on top of Devil's Bathtub in Mendon Ponds Park.

January 11th, 2012 7:02:49pm

" Take Off "
A downy woodpecker takes off for the suet In Clifton Springs on Wednesday.

January 11th, 2012 3:25:45pm
" Into The Afternoon Sun "
The sun was shining bright across the Finger Lakes on Wednesday afternoon. This was the scene heading south through downtown Clyde shortly before 2:30 pm.

January 11th, 2012 2:32:26pm

" Is he still there? "
These two ducks were sitting on the wall at the Canandaigua City Pier, Wednesday morning. They were trying to ignore me, but still both kept an eye out.

January 11th, 2012 12:33:52pm
" Come Back Here "
Hobart's Richie Bonney gets held back from the rebound by Union's J.P. Dumas during Tuesday night's Liberty League match up in Geneva. The Hobart Statesmen earned a 83-61 victory over the Dutchmen of Union.

January 11th, 2012 10:27:26am

" Ready To Compete "
The recently re-formed Waterloo Varsity cheerleading team has re-grouped and are gearing up for their first competition in Dansville on Saturday. Pictured (in no particular order) are Coach Tess Bertino, Coach Asst.and Dance Instructor Lauren Cook, Kali Montag, Erica Morabito, Emily MacWilliams, Tera Hyer, Jessica Benedicks, Shawna Excell, Sonia Frederick, Sarah Randall, Tiffany Carter, and Summer Welch, Sr. The JV team is coached by Courtney Foster.

January 10th, 2012 10:07:08pm
" Moon Rise Over Mendon "
The full moon seems to hover above the homes on Route 64 in Mendon on Sunday evening.

January 10th, 2012 10:04:27pm

" ZOLTAR "
Caught a bit of Zoltar's act at the Distillery on Mt. Hope Ave. on Tuesday afternoon. He's so predictable!

January 10th, 2012 8:11:37pm
" Winter Sepia "
This landscape in Victor warmed right up when placed to sepia.

January 10th, 2012 6:42:46pm

" Still Christmastime In The Woods "
Walking deep into Corbett's Glen Park in Penfield on Tuesday, a small pine is adorned with Christmas decorations!

January 10th, 2012 3:31:47pm
" Red Fox at Lodi Point "
This red fox appears to be considering the "No Trespassing" sign at Lodi Point on Tuesday morning.

January 9th, 2012 8:38:47pm

" Rebecca Stames "
On Monday, January 9th, I caught these Mendon Ponds Park tables doing the cha-cha!

January 9th, 2012 3:40:16pm
" Monday at Mendon Ponds "
The scene at Mendon Ponds Park on Monday morning.

January 9th, 2012 3:34:30pm

" Canandaigua Overlook "
Canandaigua Lake, as seen from the County Road 12 overlook, shines in the Monday morning sun on a mild January day in the Finger Lakes.

January 9th, 2012 3:31:53pm
" Mild on Canandaigua "
Some activity on a January Monday at the Woodville boat launch on the south end of Canandaigua Lake.

January 9th, 2012 3:21:41pm

" Early Morning Moon "
The almost full moon shimmers over the waters of Seneca Lake on Monday morning around 7:00 am.

January 9th, 2012 3:20:14pm
" Sampson Moon Sets "
The almost full moon drops below the horizon over Seneca Lake as seen from Sampson State Park Monday morning at 7:30 am.

January 9th, 2012 3:16:58pm

" Dog-Gone Tebow Does It Again "
This four legged Tim Tebow fan, Cabella, celebrates Sunday's Broncos win over the Steelers in Waterloo on Sunday night.

January 9th, 2012 3:15:11pm
" January Moon "
While full moon is officially Monday evening, the night sky was lit by the moon on Sunday night. It was accompanied by the sound of coyotes howling in Ovid and mild temperatures in the 30's. Definitely not your average New York January!

January 9th, 2012 8:46:11am

" Black Capped Chickadee "
A chickadee was enjoying the black sunflower seed in Clifton Springs on Sunday morning.

January 8th, 2012 8:02:22pm
" Swimming Like Its Spring "
This Sunday at sunset, these Canada Geese find the unseasonably warm weather and melting ice in Mendon Ponds Park simply irresistible.

January 8th, 2012 7:24:55pm

" A Day At The Beach "
Fun feeding the birds on Sunday in January at Charlotte Beach.

January 8th, 2012 11:14:39am
" Skating Swans "
These trumpeter swans were enjoying a skate on the thin ice inside Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge on Saturday morning.

January 8th, 2012 11:13:16am

" Watching Like A Hawk "
This hawk surveys the scene below his perch atop a tree in Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge on Saturday.

January 8th, 2012 11:04:21am
" 17-0 and #1 in the Land "
Syracuse's C.J. Fair heads back down court after a bucket by the #1 ranked Orange as Syracuse held on to defeat Marquette in the Carrier Dome in Saturday evening.

January 8th, 2012 7:28:05am

" Portrait Of An Owl "
The famous snowy owl finds a perch at Charlotte Beach on Saturday afternoon.

January 7th, 2012 10:48:45pm
" Getting Pretty in Pink "
This young lady sticks to her New Year's resolution by riding her pink cruiser on a mild, but windy Saturday at the Port of Rochester.

January 7th, 2012 1:47:45pm

" Glass Cleaner "
Waterloo's Zarrien Sloan goes up high for a rebound Friday night against Geneva.

January 7th, 2012 1:45:12pm
" In A Crowd "
Waterloo's Lauren Deming goes up for 2 points against Geneva on Friday night.

January 7th, 2012 11:34:59am

" Wanted! "
Last seen eating the plants in my flower bed on Saturday morning in Seneca Falls. Don't let that innocent face fool you!

January 6th, 2012 11:41:52pm
" Just Taking a Stroll "
On a mild Friday in January this handsome male pheasant was enjoying a leisurely walk through a field in Mendon. Perhaps looking for his lady love?

January 6th, 2012 6:17:20pm

" January Sunset "
Friday evening's sunset in Ovid to close a spring-like early January day across the Finger Lakes.

January 6th, 2012 6:09:13pm
" Ice Melt Friday "
The ice along Indian Creek in Ovid melts in the mild January temperatures on Friday.

January 6th, 2012 6:07:52pm

" Confusing Mother Nature "
The mild weather has our lilacs confused. These buds were seen in Ovid on Friday morning, a rare sight for January!

January 6th, 2012 6:06:19pm
" Indian Creek Ice "
Ice forms designs on Indian Creek in Ovid on Friday morning.

January 6th, 2012 5:32:34pm

" Winter Coat "
These sheep in Seneca Castle were sporting their winter coats on a 50 degree day on Friday.

January 6th, 2012 5:28:23pm
" January Grazing "
These buffalo were enjoying a graze in this field in Fairville on an unseasonably mild Friday.

January 6th, 2012 3:37:45pm

" Just Needs Boats? "
The marina along the Canandaigua City Pier on Friday looks like it should be ready to open unless winter arrives.

January 6th, 2012 1:56:33pm
" Enjoying a Sunny January Day "
Two ducks enjoying a beautiful Friday morning swim along the Canandaigua City Pier in 50 degree early January weather.

January 5th, 2012 11:01:32pm

" Vulture Stretches Out Her Wings "
This Town of Mendon vulture comfortably rests in a tree with her friends while airing out her wings on Thursday.

January 5th, 2012 5:35:55pm
" Snow Flurry "
A large group of snow geese prepare to land in a corn field on Rt. 14A around 4 pm on Thursday.

January 5th, 2012 12:18:45pm

" A Kestral Capture "
This vole was the prize for a determined American Kestral in Victor on New Year's Day.

January 5th, 2012 9:48:51am
" Taughannock Mist "
The sun shines through the icy mist on Taughannock Creek on Tuesday morning.

January 4th, 2012 10:24:15pm

" Toasty Warm "
This Downy Woodpecker was all bedecked in down feathers that enable its survival. It was 9 degrees when this photo was taken in Ontario on Wednesday.

January 4th, 2012 5:07:51pm
" Iced Marina "
The marina at Sampson State Park had a thin ice coating on a frigid Wednesday morning, along with equipment in place for winter repair work.

January 4th, 2012 5:05:56pm

" A New Patio On Seneca Lake? "
This photo was taken at Sampson State Park by the docks around 4:30 on Tuesday. It almost looks as though Mother Nature created a flagstone patio with the way the ice froze, broke apart, and then began to freeze again with temps in the single digits.

January 4th, 2012 12:19:59am
" The Conservatory "
The Lamberton Conservatory in Highland Park stayed open late on New Years Day so visitors could see the plants "under the lights".

January 3rd, 2012 10:26:16pm

" Colorful Starling "
I was amazed at the amount of color in these starlings Tuesday morning. They were feasting near the dumpster at my breakfast spot on Clinton Ave. in Rochester.

January 3rd, 2012 8:20:29pm
" Sun and Snow "
These woods in Clifton Springs took on a strange hue as the sun tried to shine during a snow shower on Tuesday.

January 3rd, 2012 3:56:15pm

" Mix of Sun, Clouds & Cold "
The sky on this frigid Tuesday afternoon at Seneca Lake State Park in Geneva was a perfect description of the term we often hear from the weatherman... "A mixture of sunshine and clouds!".

January 3rd, 2012 3:36:34pm
" First Snow on Pine Hill "
Pine Hill, overlooking Naples in the Town of Cohocton is covered with the season's first measurable snow on Sunday under the turbines.

January 2nd, 2012 11:09:14pm

" Right Of Wave "
I sensed a tiny bit of uncertainty... it was probably just my own as these sailboarders passed close by each other on Canandaiqua Lake on New Years Day.

January 2nd, 2012 10:54:05pm
" Surfing On Air "
A sailboarder gets airborne on Canandaiqua Lake on a windy New Years Day.

January 2nd, 2012 10:47:19pm

" A Snowy Reflection "
This snowy owl just couldn't get enough of herself at the Summerville Pier in Rochester on Monday.

January 2nd, 2012 8:18:30pm
" Resting but Watchful "
My husband frequently checks the fields and woods around our home (in Phelps) for deer several times each day. This morning he spied this young deer resting on a knoll amongst some trees in the back of our property. I quickly went outside and snapped a few shots. The deer was about 400+ feet away. As soon as she saw me, she was on her feet.

January 2nd, 2012 4:39:46pm

" Boat Houses "
Often photographed, these boat houses, on Canandaigua Lake looked especially pretty in the New Years Day light on Sunday.

January 2nd, 2012 3:52:01pm
" Wandering the January Trail "
Van Lone Loop on the Finger Lakes Trail in Hector on Monday.

January 2nd, 2012 1:46:40pm

" Trees by the Lake "
Along the northern shore of Canandaigua Lake on Monday, these trees are located in the area where Roseland Park used to be.

January 2nd, 2012 1:45:44pm
" Tall Ones "
These trees rise about the landscape near Canadice Lake on Sunday afternoon, the first day of 2012.

January 2nd, 2012 1:44:40pm

" Ice Cold Ride "
Water flows through the small ravine near Canadice Lake as ice forms along the rocky edge on Sunday afternoon.

January 2nd, 2012 1:43:25pm
" Super Cooled "
Cold water falls through the small ravine near Canadice Lake on Sunday afternoon.

January 2nd, 2012 1:26:10pm

" Early Morning Flight "
This adult male Northern Harrier works his way across a field just after sunrise Monday in the Town of Tyre. With a trace of snow on the ground hunting mice becomes a little easier for these guys.

January 1st, 2012 8:34:31pm
" New Year's Day Beauty "
This photo was taken on Bare Hill Road in Vine Valley on New Year's Day after a winter shower.

January 1st, 2012 5:36:22pm

" Good Morning 2012 "
A sunrise at the Summerville pier in Rochester on Sunday morning.

January 1st, 2012 3:27:52pm
" Racing the Gulls "
This windsurfer had a great opportunity to get on the water and race some gulls on New Year's Day with strong southerly winds blowing down Canandaigua Lake. Notice the gull directly in front of the mast of the windsurfer.

January 1st, 2012 2:30:51pm

" Goodbye Holidays "
This Christmas tree lights up the night on New Year's Eve at the end of Long Pier in Geneva.

January 1st, 2012 2:29:39pm
" Sundown on 2011 "
The last sunset of 2011 as seen in Geneva late Saturday afternoon. Wishing everyone a very Happy New Year!
   
 

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