Los Angeles – Pt II

Los Angeles – Pt II

I live in Los Angeles so I have a plethora of images thatI love and feel like sharing. Like any big city, Los Angeles is a multiple personality. I hope to show some of these here. There are two Zoos in Los Angeles. The first zoo, called the Griffith Park Zoo, opened...
Los Angeles Pt. 1

Los Angeles Pt. 1

I’ve lived in Santa Monica/Los Angeles for 46 years this coming June. When I started making photos again, well, like New York this city is it’s own genre. When I moved here in 1970 it was because my father was hired to run a new (and now defunct)...
Ellis Island Pt3

Ellis Island Pt3

After I managed to beg my way into a very private Hard Hat Tour of the Ellis Island Medical Complex we walked across the grounds and see decaying buildings and maintenance detritus everywhere. Did I mention the creep factor?   Then you enter and find these long...
NYC to Ellis Island Pt2

NYC to Ellis Island Pt2

Next, my NYC – Ellis Island journey draws me down to to the southern tip of Manhattan, Battery Park specifically to catch the Ferry to Liberty Island and Ellis Island. It was a stormy, overcast day. The “Statue of Liberty Enlightening The World”...
NYC to Ellis Island Pt. 1: NYC

NYC to Ellis Island Pt. 1: NYC

Every year around the third week of November I go back east to Baltimore for my Dad’s birthday (89 this year) and my parents wedding anniversary (67 this year). Somehow (this year) I caught a wild hair for Ellis Island. Not only that but I HAD to get on the...
Sneaking up on the sunrise

Sneaking up on the sunrise

“When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs.  When images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence.” – Ansel Adams Recently, on a trip to my home town of New York City, I met up with some friends  to take pictures. A.D.Wheeler, Molly Kate,...