Random Blog Stuff

  • Some Brooklyn London Plane Trees

    London Trees, those constantly peeling trees that grow to quite some girth, are beautiful and strange. I was told long…

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  • 80º and Sunny, Full Moon @ Jacob Riis Park

    It was probably the last 80-degree day of 2023, so I took a nice bike ride on my Ariel Rider…

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  • Rockaway Beach, Hurricane Lee

    The surf was picturesque, with the offshore breeze pushing the spray from the waves back into the sea monster pose!…

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  • 20 Years Ago — Blackout 2003!

    It was a surreal and very hot day/night! I slept on the roof of my office building since the only…

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  • 484 Gallery MTK

    Inaugural Artists John Britton Scott Bluedorn Tony Caramonico Connie Cortese Idoline Duke Gregory De La Haba Milan Foley James Graham…

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  • AI: Changing the Landscape, Not Destroying It

    In the world of technology, change is inevitable. AI, or Artificial Intelligence, is one such innovation that is poised to…

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  • Graham Boynton Book Release Party

    “Wild” The life of Peter Beard Available at all bookstores! and of course on Amazon

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  • First Attempt at AI Art Generation.

    I can see how this can get addictive! My first time AI art was generated by Disco Diffusion. The Settings…

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  • Day 7 COVID self-isolation walkabout.

    Running errands and brought my camera, surreal out there! Times Square and back to the East Village. Hey artists and…

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  • You never know what you will see walking around NYC!

    Spotted an urban climber on St. Marks Place, East Village. Yup, just a typical day in Madhattan!

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  • Light trails, Third Avenue and Delancy St.

    This image sums up what it is often like to live in this wonderful city.

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  • Some shots of SuzyMae walking around Monaco.

    Just some fun snaps while we enjoyed this wonderful country!

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  • What to do when they are giant machines chewing up

    I know it makes sense to grind up the streets at night, my entire building was rumbling like an earthquake.…

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  • The Cityscapes of Monaco

    My week of strolling and climbing many steps of Monaco. A beautiful city but somewhat exhausting to get around, 112,000…

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  • de la Haba’s Monaco Show Posters

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  • Spring Shoot with Daniel Chimowitz Fashions.

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  • Red Apple Rest, a bit past its heyday!

    My family used to stop here in the 70s when my parents were looking to move us up to Orange…

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  • Abstract color foil, what happens on a rainy day.

    Some color gels and some tin foil equals interesting results.

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  • NYFW shooting @desmondisamazing, @suzymaenyc, and @mhsexpert featuring @daniel_chimowitz clothing, fun

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  • McSorley’s Fireman Helmet

    At McSorley’s, honor, respect, and tradition live and breathe in unique ways: Back in 2002, on the first anniversary of…

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  • Image compression shootout.

    My site has always been very image heavy, well that is what I do. The downside to that is your…

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  • Sandhill Cranes

    From our trip last December, I've been a bit lazy about posting. Going to change that up a bit, especially…

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  • Coffee

    A super short video of me making coffee using an Aero Press.

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  • Took a little walkabout to see some fall colors in

    Central Park is beautiful year round, it is especially picturesque in the fall with the splashes of color.

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