Tag Archives: Manhattan

December 31, 2021

New iPhone, same pandemic. New York City on the second pandemic New Year’s Eve

Posted in 2021, Manhattan, New York, Pandemic | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

2021: a selective review

We are about to end the second year of the pandemic. We started the year with new vaccines, a gradual return to work, and grounds for optimism. As the year unfolded, Covid case rates went down in New York City … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

The beloved annual tradition returned this year after a suspension in 2019 due to the pandemic. It was a joy to see people enjoying themselves in the streets again.

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

New York Marathon 2021

The 50th running of the New York Marathon brought a return of exhilaration and joy to the streets of New York City and a feeling of hope that, at last, the worst of the pandemic is behind us.

Posted in 2021, Manhattan, marathon, New York | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Halloween 2021

Canceled in 2021, Halloween celebrations are back again in New York City this year. In these scenes on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, you could almost forget the pandemic.

Posted in Halloween, holidays, Manhattan, New York | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Firemens Memorial, September 11, 2021

On the 20th anniversary of the attack on the World Trade Center, the Fire Department of New York held a service at the Firemens Memorial on Riverside Drive. The ceremony began with a reading of the names of the fallen … Continue reading

Posted in Manhattan, New York | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

A Portfolio of Birds

During the pandemic, in 2020, many people were drawn to birds and birdwatching. Suddenly and with almost no warning we were torn from our families, our friends, our jobs, and all of our social and recreational activities. Aside from staying … Continue reading

Posted in Birds, Manhattan, New York, Pandemic | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Late Afternoon Light, Central Park West

In early June, the summer solstice approaches and the sun casts the most beautiful light of the year.

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Broadway Blues

May 29 on a rainy and chilly holiday weekend. A short walk on Broadway between 103rd and 97th Streets showed some of the lasting effects of the pandemic.

Posted in Manhattan, New York, Pandemic, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

My photo in the ICPConcerned Exhibit at the International Center of Photography, New York City

My photograph of a Manhattan doorman saluting front line workers of the pandemic with a spoon and pan is now on exhibit at the International Center of Photography, 79 Essex Street, New York. I am proud and honored to have … Continue reading

Posted in Manhattan, New York, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments