Category Archives: Field and Farm

Autumn Day at March Farms

The bins of miniature pumpkins and mixed gourds framed the doorway at the shop at March Farms and inspired these photos of Autumn color.

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First Cutting, Roxbury, Conn.

The first cutting came late this year, delayed by wet weather. I was intrigued by the diminutive tractor against the expansive background and recorded the scene for posterity.

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Farm Swing Down, Morris, Conn.

The tire swing is lying on the snow, the branch is broken. Below are views of more golden days. One wonders how long it has been since children actually played here.

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Roxbury Mist

I was captured by the fog rising from the valley below as it engulfed the trees, reminiscent of a Scottish mist.

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Ice Storm Aftermath

I like the stark contrast of the ice-encrusted grass in the foreground and the dark silhouette of the hay wagon against a dramatic sky. The branches coming down from the top left point to the wagon and balance the framing … Continue reading

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Wintry Field, Bridgewater, Conn.

When the sun broke through after the ice storm, I headed out to shoot in the afternoon light. The field glittered and I saw the icicles on the fence, and I was moved to make the image.  

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Farm Wagon in Winter

The corn harvest long over, the wagon stands at the edge of the field on Airport Hill in Roxbury. Rain and mud have characterized this unusually mild winter. But ice and snow are on the way.

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Half-Cut Field

The first haying is underway around here, and this half-cut field caught my eye in the late afternoon light. If you take a close look, you might note this year’s resident perched atop the wren house in the foreground. The … Continue reading

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The Hollow, Bridgewater, Conn.

Photo copyright 2017 by Marc Isolda I can imagine that all manner of beasts might live within the hollow.

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Don’t Fence Me In

Photo copyright 2017 by Marc Isolda A fellow photographer saw the fence line before I did and I stayed in the car. Still I had to get in my two cents worth — a sort of homage to Andrew Wyeth. … Continue reading

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