Category: Travel

San Miguel De Allende, Mexico – a paradise for culture junkies and photography

Imagine a city where all the streets are cobblestoned. Imagine a city where there are no traffic lights or stop signs. Imagine a city where you run into giant puppets around the corner. Imagine a city outside the US that would have been a ghost town if not for one American. Are you curious yet? ...

The Queens of Queens – A glimpse into the Latino LGBT nightlife of Queens, New York

Queens is often called the “World’s Borough.” It truly is one of the most culturally diverse urban areas of the world and Jackson Heights may very well be its heart. Step off the Roosevelt Avenue subway stop and you will immediately be greeted by taco stalls, ethnic grocery stores, a smattering of Tibetan/Himalayan/Asian food joints, ...

5 Reasons Guanajuato Should Be On Every Photographers List!

5 Reasons Guanajuato should be on every travel photographers list! Photographers guide to Guanajuato, Mexico.

Wynwood Walls

We had a little time in Miami today and wanted to have lunch somewhere less touristy.  On the recommendation of the hotel, we ended up in an area called the Wynwood Walls. This is a part of town dedicated to graffiti art, funky shops, and great restaurants.  It was so much fun to wander around ...

Exploring Boston

I just returned from a day trip to Boston to reconnect with friends.  We met at the Jay Maisel workshop two summers ago at Maine Media, and a few of the lessons we learned in his class were still front of mind.  Jay set a few rules up front: “No pack mules!”  This meant going ...

The Mermaid Parade: What Photographers Need to Know

The Mermaid Parade is an annual event that happens in Coney Island on the first Saturday after summer solstice.  It’s an odd and wonderful event that tests your street photography skills.  But not to worry, it is a bit like shooting fish in a barrel – you’ll definitely come away with some fun images. I asked ...

2013 – Reviewing the Year In Photographs

2013 was a great year.  I skied a lot and I traveled quite a bit.  I had the great fortune to visit some great places like The Palouse, Northwest New Mexico, my family cabin in Wisconsin, Maine, and Morocco.  We hosted family from India and showed them Washington D.C., Vermont, New Hampshire and the area ...