New York Photo Blog

This Barbershop belongs in Mayberry. I can picture Floyd at the other end romancing a old female grifter, and a loaded goat walking through. That feeling aside, barber shops always have magazines and men's pictures on the wall. At least where I came from having...

There are many branches of Jews. I was brought up with the Jewish holidays, but with a strong agnostic twist. Certainly, in our religious upbringing (non-religious) tho I can still say the Matzo Prayer in Hebrew...

Approx. 25K pixels long.  Created from about 30 raw images.  I'm including a few 100% screen shots to show the detail in the shot. [caption id="attachment_19431" align="aligncenter" width="940"] Garage Giga Pano[/caption] These are both in the left foreground.   ...

What's amazing is that I remember just about every kid in this class.  I had a crush on the teacher (Miss Savitz?).  The girl sitting next to me usually wore thick glasses and was the class nerd, tho I don't think the word existed yet. ...

I didn't understand this stance when I took the picture.  It just seemed an odd way to see the "dark side of the moon" so to speak.  When I looked at the picture more carefully, I noticed the black strip of tape, i.e this far...

[caption id="attachment_19397" align="aligncenter" width="940"] Weber being photographed by lady with phone, while I photograph tall guy taking pic of Reinhardt and then me trying to recreate the shot that Matt was going for and probably got.[/caption]...

[caption id="attachment_19393" align="aligncenter" width="940"] Museum of Modern Art 2018[/caption] Moma, yesterday and beyond. The abstractists (my own word sorry) really bug me. Not because I can do the same thing (I think) with a paint roller and a large canvas. At any rate, they needed a...

Thanks to the Wayback machine I can recycle some of my earliest blog posts.  Here are a few snippets. 12-26-99 A few days ago, I stopped by one of those photography stands that seem to be all over the streets of New York. Mostly selling black and...

[caption id="attachment_19290" align="aligncenter" width="940"] Photographer with Mask[/caption] I've always thought, based on my own experiences, that photographers use their cameras to hide behind.  I was always shy in social situations that involved more than one-on-one conversations.  I was very insecure in so many ways.  One of...