This is the latest installment of the new Eagle Eye, a monthly photographic description of the Berkshires that reaches beyond daily assignments. It started as a challenge to rebuild my photographic vocabulary. The only tool used (so far) is a cell phone camera.
Ben Garver, photo editor
















Color For It's Own Sake

Labor Of Love














Hands On Dogs We Love
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Officials release sketch in peacock shooting death

RANCHO PALOS VERDES, Calif. (AP) — Officials have released a sketch of a man suspected of shooting and killing a peacock from his Mercedes-Benz earlier this month in Southern California. Full Story
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Musician Nas finds his family tree in PBS series

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — When Nas became the first rapper invited to trace his family tree through the PBS series "Finding Your Roots," he welcomed the opportunity. Full Story