WINGDALE NEW YORK – I drove over here today to drop Alexander off at the train station. This little hamlet is the home of the Harlem Valley Psychiatric Center, a vast property built by the State for the treatment of the mentally ill, which was closed in 1994. It’s genuinely spooky.
Day 3230 of one photograph every day for the rest of my life.
On this date four years ago (day 1404 of one photo every day): Rioja
NEW YORK NEW YORK – Today is a little bit of an embarrassment. I actually took a picture of the clock in Grand Central Terminal, one of the most photographed objects in the world. Not even at a very interesting angle – I’m going to try again with a longer lens.
Day 2,904 of one photograph every day for the rest of my life.
On this day five years ago (day 10,78): Coral Beach Club, Bermuda, which has subsequently filed for bankruptcy.
LONDON – I met my sister-in-law today for a walk of most of the length of the Regent’s Canal. Built in the early 19th Century the canal connects the Canary Wharf area in the East to an area to the West of Regent’s Park known as Little Venice. All in all we walked around 8 miles. I used my Leica Mocnochrom, generally shooting wide with my 24mm Summilux lens.
Day 2,887 of one photograph every day for the rest of my life.
LONDON – I took the day BA day flight here this morning – I’ve got meetings here next week. Travel days are never good for me. This is two frames taken with my iPhone stitched and converted to black and white with my proprietary formula.
Day 2,886 of one photograph every day for the rest of my life.
On this day two years ago (day 2,155): iPhone image Here we go again.
SANTA FE NEW MEXICO – We drove down here to spend an “urban” day and to position ourselves closer to the Albuquerque airport for our return to New York tomorrow. After a day of heavy rain we had a few moments of transformative light.
Day 2635 of one photograph every day for the rest of my life.
On this day five years ago (day 809): Taos Ski Valley, which we are just returning from, five years later.