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One Year Ago: A Movement, Not a Moment31 May 2021
Just days after the brutal murder of George Floyd by Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin was caught on camera, the world woke up and a movement quickly took hold. A year later, many of us are still here, still fighting for liberation. For me – and so much of New…
This Is How We Do It: My NYC Urban Portrait Shoots07 Mar 2019
I don’t spend a lot of time talking about camera gear. I’m not saying I never talk about it. I enjoy looking at and discussing awesome camera gear, but I enjoy shooting even more. So that’s what I spend most of my time doing. I get the gear that gets…
All the Frills17 May 2018
My interest in Easter as a holiday is patently non-religious. But I am ceaselessly fascinated by the yearly Easter parade that shuts down a chunk of Fifth Ave., where all manner of people don all manner of “bonnets” and outfits in celebration of a day that I suspect for a…
3 Hours in Brooklyn15 Sep 2017
…Because there are few places in NYC I’d rather be as day turns to night.
Rage Against the Machine16 Aug 2017
Pay attention. Get outraged. Do something positive. Don’t let silence and inaction make you complicit in the spread of hate.
The Meaning of Life27 Jun 2017
Many people, upon their first encounter with the often scantily clad, curiously unkempt Matthew Silver, assume he’s crazy. I assure you he is not. On second thought, maybe Mattew Silver is crazy — crazy about being alive. And he just wants everyone to live and love out loud like he…
Tribeca Dreams09 May 2017
So, the Tribeca Film Festival happened (April 19-30, 2017). If you’re not familiar, the Tribeca Film Festival was established in 2002, purportedly as a means of helping to revitalize the area (Triangle Below Canal Street) in the aftermath of 9/11. It’s possible this isn’t entirely true…