Before and After, L.I.C.’s Pepsi Sign

Before and After, L.I.C.’s Pepsi Sign

Over the years I’ve taken countless ‘before and after’ photos. This set is just one such example. The scene is set in Long Island City, …

 

Ralph Anastasio, rest in peace.

Ralph Anastasio, rest in peace.

When I was but a small and weird boy, my uncle Ralph lived across the hall from us in one of those large old ‘pre-war’ …

 

Hurricane Sandy – Manhattan Blackout

Hurricane Sandy – Manhattan Blackout

In the days following Hurricane Sandy, all of lower Manhattan was blacked out. Subways came to a standstill, traffic lights and street lamps went dark. …

 

Hurricane Sandy – The Destruction of Rockaway

Hurricane Sandy – The Destruction of Rockaway

Bear with me, it’s the only way I can really describe what I just saw. On Sept 11, the first people I spoke to on my …

 

The D

The D

Detroit. In recent years it has become less the name of a city and more of a hipster buzzword. It is the capital of the …

 

Foggy Night in Northwest Queens, March 2012

Foggy Night in Northwest Queens, March 2012

NYC isn’t a city known for extremely foggy conditions. Yet here we are, March 2012, with record high temperatures and… fog. Over the last few …

 

NYC Rooftops

NYC Rooftops

I love rooftops. NYC just looks so much more interesting from high up sometimes, and it’s an angle of the city that is rarely seen. …

 

Plymouth, Montserrat

Plymouth, Montserrat

In 1995, the Soufriere Hills volcano awoke from it’s 400+ year slumber and rained a thick layer of ash on Plymouth, the vibrant capital …

 

Occupy Wall Street – 9/30/11

Occupy Wall Street – 9/30/11

I love photographing a good protest. Getting good shots during an event like this reminds me a lot of live concert photography, only perhaps laced …

 

9/10/11

9/10/11

  I, like a lot of other people that ventured downtown on a certain morning 10 years ago, just plain don’t want to talk about the …