NEW YORK, NEW YORK – Diana Fisketjon’s birthday party.
NEW YORK, NEW YORK – I walked around Grand Central Terminal with a small sensor camera, a Ricoh GRD 3, using it as a sketchpad. I’ll come back and shoot infrared once I understand the site better. This is another architectural icon. I found myself gravitating toward details.
NEW YORK, NEW YORK – Annual gala for Words Without Boarders at the Czech consulate.
NEW YORK, NEW YORK – We had a lovely, clear late fall day today – unseasonably warm. This another installment in a long-term project: shooting iconic places. The challenge is to get past trite. This image is shot in infrared, which I use often in Manhattan. The image of 30 Rock may not be my best image of the day. One of the most difficult challenges in posting every day is self-editing under time pressure. It’s easy enough to find the three best, or the many non-keepers. But the final choice is difficult because it’s hard to sort out what the criteria are. For example, is there a narrative? Is it a problem to have churches on three consecutive days. Anyway, here’s 30 Rockefeller Plaza.
NEW YORK, NEW YORK – Opening of a sensational Irving Penn show at the Forbes Gallery.
NEW YORK, NEW YORK – Party for Patrizia Chen at New York University’s Casa Italiana launching Patrizia’s new book, It Takes Two.
NEW YORK, NEW YORK – The Corner Bookstore