I was lucky enough to be in New York City on election night, 2008. The crowds at Rockefeller Center and Times Square were amazing. I stayed in the crowds until late at night, and then heard the horns all night long from my hotel room. Unfortunately, I had not yet fallen in love with photography, … Continue reading Election 2008
An incredible weekend.
Selecting one representative image from each month of 2012:
Three days in New York, taking a limited number of Iphone photos to capture the experience:
On my recent trip to New York City, I wanted to use both my DSLR and my Iphone camera – but to keep it simple, I decided that I would take just a few photos with my Iphone, trying to capture my trip in 3 or 4 photos from each day. Here they are:
Bergdorf Goodman, on Fifth Avenue in New York, always has elaborate window decorations. on three sides of its building. These windows are from their 111th anniversary display, during Sept. 2012. The backgrounds are filled with memoriabilia and items from Bergdorf’s history.
Since I live in a short city (D.C., with building height limits of 130 ft.), I find the upwards vistas in New York to be fascinatingly beautiful.
One of the things I love about New York is the creativity of the store windows. Barneys has some of the best displays. This is the Barneys 500 – a race course for shoes that ran across windows in the front and side of the store.
Fiesta DC parade went down Pennsylvania Avenue this afternoon. I have taken photos of a number of parades along this route – and it remains a challenge to get good shots – crowds in the way, strong light and heavy shadows, usually costumes with hats that shade the faces, busy backgrounds, etc. So I took … Continue reading Fiesta DC 2012
At the 2012 Adams Morgan Day festival