Coney Island. July 2017. At the moment, when I post, in New York the temperature is below freezing.
Category Archives: NY Scenes
The thing about Gnosticism is that one of its fundamental tenets is that the body is evil. Gnostics believe in a dualism between spirit and matter. The former is elevated, and the latter, indeed all matter, is a trap that prevents our spirits from reaching their true potential. So the combination of gnosticism and body […]
I have no idea what that little building is on Wilson Avenue in Bushwick. I spent part of a recent Sunday morning shooting in that neighborhood, and hope to return soon. It is an interesting place: historically German when much of it was built, it has gone through various waves of working class immigrants from […]
2016 was the year in which my rate of photo posting dropped off a cliff. Part of this was due to me shooting less, which is its own story, and in large part due to some changed family schedule basics that got in the way of my favorite shooting time. But I also often just […]
I was certain I already posted this image, but multiple searches for it indicate it has not appeared here yet. The taxidermist opened up about 2-3 years ago and this photo is about 2 years old. True confession: when I decided to stop and shoot, and even when I composed, I had my eye solely […]