After meeting up with a journalist friend yesterday in Chinatown I happened upon an unusual scene on Delancey St. It seems a surveillance drone was perched [lost?] on the sidewalk with it’s lights blinking and propellors spinning wildly. The pedestrians approached it as though it were a rare, wild animal. One woman came over and … Read more
I am reporting from Japan where I just finished shooting the Tomioka and Kawauchi nuclear refugees for the third time. I was happily surprised to see that many of them are doing quite well — all things considered — and their smiles have broadened, the color in their faces is more ‘genki,’ and a sense … Read more
Tonight I am back in my robe, watching terrible, offensively useless television. I returned back home — dejected and discouraged — after trekking out to Brooklyn and being stood up. I am working on a story (hint: after school programs) and I tell you: it is no easy task chasing down teenagers. As I sat … Read more
…some of us find ourselves trapped. In the worst neighborhood, our own head.
There were Polaroids from the beloved Land Camera.
Did everyone but me realize there is a ferry (the East River Ferry) that runs from Southstreet Seaport across to Brooklyn, proceeds up the coastline with a final stop in Greenpoint (after Dumbo, S Williamsburg and N Williamsburg) before heading back to Manhattan at 34th street? I just took a new job in Greenpoint (working … Read more
Don’t miss out on Photoville — photography shows, outdoor “county fair” atmosphere,” workshops, talks and even a dog run – coming to Brooklyn Bridge Park on June 22.
I am pleased to feature some of Donald Yip’s photographs for you all to enjoy. I met Donald while working for TimeOut in New York. Donald has since gone back Down Under and he is busily pursuing his photography in other parts of the world like Borneo, India, and Hong Kong. I remember watching Donald edit … Read more
My current project The Mighty Muddy has a new face! Please visit – like ‘us’ ‘friend’ us ‘fan’ us — at our new Facebook page. It’s official, we are part of cyber high society.