Tuesday January 2, 2018

NEW YORK NEW YORK – Much better light in Manhattan than yesterday so I’m feeling a bit better about this project. Shot with my Sony A7Riii and 55mm Zeiss f1.8 lens.  The third image below is three frames stitched, a technique that I use like a zoom lens (to effectively zoom out to wider focal lengths.

Day 3,001 of one photograph every day for the rest of my life.

Manhattan construction
Vacant lot
Upper Lexington Avenue
Arcade

On this day six years ago (day 810): Taos Ski Valley

Day 809 of one picture every day for the rest of my life
On the trail

Friday October 27, 2017

BROOKLYN NEW YORK – I took the Q Train to the end of the line today and explored Brighton Beach on foot with film (!). I’m shooting Tri-X in a Leica M7 with vintage lenses, including version 1 of the 35mm Summicron (from the late 1950s). Overall a good day.

Day 2,934 of one photograph every day for the rest of my life

Brighton Beach film
Brighton Beach Film
Brighton Beach film

On this day last year (day 2,569): Brittany.

Tuesday October 17, 2017

NEW YORK NEW YORK – Abroad with my Leica on the Upper East Side. The second image is of a building that we lived in for six months while our apartment was being renovated. Shot with film in my Leica M7.

Day 2,924 of one photograph every day for the rest of my life

Manhattan
Manhattan

On this day eight years ago (day 2): For rent Eight years ago was just post financial crisis so there ware a lot of for rent signs on store fronts. We’re seeing for rent signs again, this time because bricks and mortar retailers are being driven out of business by online stores.

Monday October 2, 2017

NEW YORK NEW YORK – I found myself in the East Village this afternoon with my Leica Monochrm and 50mm APO Summicron lens in hand. Not a bad day.

Day 2,909 of one photograph every day for the rest of my life.

East Village
East Village
East Village

On this day seven years ago (day 352): Congregational Meeting House, New Milford CT. Shot with my Hasselblad medium format digital camera, one of the many, many cameras that I’ve owned.

Congregational meeting house

Twenty years ago I shot a lot of parties, From 1997 the caption here would be “Party on, dude.”

La Armee 1997 – Party on Dude.

Monday September 25, 2017

NEW YORK NEW YORK – I shot around New York Hospital today, enjoying very good early fall light with my Leica Monochrom Camera and my Leica 35mm Summilux lens.

Day 2,902 of one photograph every day for the rest of my life.

New York Hospital

On this day two years ago (day 2,171): Alcatraz shot with my Leica Q, which I still treasure.

Alcatraz
Alcatraz

Thursday September 21, 2017

NEW YORK NEW YORK – A really good day walking around the upper east side with my Leica Monochrom and 50mm Summicron v.4 lens.

Day 2,898 of one photograph every day for the rest of my life.

Yura
Smithsonian
Smithsonian
Spence

On this day six years ago (day 707): Shanghai World Financial Center. This was shot with a little Panasonic pocket camera, proving that being there is more important than equipment choice.

Shanghai World Financial Center