I used to sit on the corner when I was unemployed watching people going off to work, and the sense of this rat race (as it was called) disturbed me. Later I became part of[…]
What a hot sticky summer New York City day back in 1994. And very few of these folks going home appreciated being photographed. Except maybe the woman with the sunglasses and grin.
From film, around 1995. 14th street subway station, train pulling out. Feels like a gray scale. 35mm film.
Blurred figures go down steps in the subway. circa 1990.
I made a 16 x 20 a few weeks later, matted it, and brought it to the newsstand guy. I told him I made it for him. No charge. He refused to take it. I[…]
Waiting for the subway on a hot sweaty day. 2017
New York Subway Car 4×5 Camera I was always uncomfortable, just about phobic on the subway, until I began photographing it. Somehow, capturing on film, and later digital made my completely enamored of at least[…]
I photographed these ladies having breakfast in a Chelsea Diner in the early ’90s. So of course it’s from film.
I usually run out of the house with a camera when there’s a good winter storm in New York. I shot this on 86th street in 2008.