Subscribe via RSS Feed
banner ad

Category: snapshots

Mother Nature's Fireworks - NCL's Paul Purpura Captures Rare Shot!

Mother Nature’s Fireworks – NCL’s Paul Purpura Captures Rare Shot!

[ 6 ] July 4, 2011

Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virginia NCL Mountain Photographer, Paul Purpura was shooting the fireworks display Sunday night up at Wintergreen Resort. Little did he know he’d get this fantastic shot of mother nature’s fireworks too! This rarely happens in the photography world, but Paul grabbed this one! Thunderstorms about 25 – 30 miles east can […]

Hot Days Of Summer

Hot Days Of Summer

[ 0 ] July 3, 2011

Beech Grove Nelson County, VA NCL Mountain Photographer, Paul Purpura, grabbed this shot on his way through Beech Grove. When you see freshly baled hay in the fields you know you are in the hot days of summer. Nice shot Paul!

We're Back!

We’re Back!

[ 0 ] July 2, 2011

Nelson County, Virginia As many of you have noticed (thanks for the emails and Facebook messages) we have been on a bit of sabbatical here at NCL for the past few days. We generally knock off for a bit around this time each year. Not to worry, we back at full speed, well almost, we’ll […]

Double Rainbow Over Pilot Mountain

Double Rainbow Over Pilot Mountain

[ 0 ] June 12, 2011

Rodes Farm Nelson County, Virginia Severe thunderstorms moved through Nelson County Sunday afternoon bringing trees down, particularly in the southern and eastern parts of the county. But once the storms clouds began moving east a beautiful double rainbow appeared. Henri & Elaine Weems grabbed this shot of it over Pilot Mountain as seen from their […]

After The Storm - At Wintergreen

After The Storm – At Wintergreen

[ 0 ] June 9, 2011

Wintergreen Nelson County, Virginia Not everyone saw rain Thursday evening, but the people up on Wintergreen Mountain did. Briefly. But, it was an attention getter for sure. The rain was heavy along with some brief pea sized hail, vivid lightning and thunder, but the amounts weren’t very much. Our gauge over at The Wintergreen Nature […]

My Name Is Angelo.  Can You Help Me Find My Way Back Home?

My Name Is Angelo. Can You Help Me Find My Way Back Home?

[ 0 ] June 3, 2011

Greenfield / Afton Nelson County, Virginia About a week and a half ago NCL’s orange tabby cat, Angelo, didn’t show that Tuesday morning May 26th, for his breakfast. Not totally unusual as Angelo is an indoor / outdoor cat with his own mind. He’s left before maybe for a day, but always returned. This time […]

Beautiful Blue Skies & Less Humid

Beautiful Blue Skies & Less Humid

[ 0 ] June 2, 2011

Roseland / Beech Grove Nelson County, Virginia After days and days of very hot and humid conditions, Thursday finally felt better. The temps still hit the lower 90’s, but with low humidity, it was much more pleasant. This is a shot looking back toward Black Rock as seen from the Devils Backbone Brewing in Roseland. […]

Help Me Get Home : Lost Dog In Gullysville Area

Help Me Get Home : Lost Dog In Gullysville Area

[ 0 ] May 18, 2011

Near Nellysford Nelson County, VA LOST DOG Reward Gray and tan terrier mix. About 30-35 pounds. Male. Name is Rufus. He is hard of hearing and has poor vision. Wandered off Gullysville Lane area on May 14. If found please call: (804) 677-8483 View Larger Map General area where Rufus went missing.

Storm's A Coming By Ann Strober

Storm’s A Coming By Ann Strober

[ 0 ] May 17, 2011

Near Nellysford Nelson County, Virginia Thanks to Ann Strober for grabbing these shots of the dark storm clouds heading across Nelson Monday afternoon. Heavy rains and frequent lightning flashed into the late overnight hours Monday.

Spring In The Air Along The Blue Ridge Parkway

Spring In The Air Along The Blue Ridge Parkway

[ 0 ] May 8, 2011

Blue Ridge Parkway Nelson County, Virginia NCL Mountain Photographer, Paul Purpura, nailed the feel of springtime in the mountains perfectly. His photo shows the beautiful lush green colors coming to life in the higher elevations of Nelson County. While the valley portions are in full green, there are parts of the highest elevations that are […]

Page 5 of 8« First...34567...Last »