Sunday, January 31, 2010

I usually find “scratchiti”, or graffiti etched into glass, annoying. Today the intense sun streaming into this apartment lobby window changed my mind briefly owing to the wonderful fusion of color and texture it produced.

Saturday, January 30, 2010

These ice formations were caused by water seeping through the solid rock that juts out of the earth everywhere in the Inwood area of New York.

Friday, January 29, 2010

The bitter cold air aggressively dissipates the hot exhaust from a chimney while a bird casually flies by oblivious to the harsh clash of temperatures.

Thursday, January 28, 2010

A woman walks down the steps of the #1 train platform and prepares to venture out on a cold January day.

Wednesday, January 27, 2010

This is a basket of condiments as seen through the steamed window of a fish restaurant.

Tuesday, January 26, 2010

A man hurriedly pushes a woman in a wheelchair down Broadway in the early evening.

Monday, January 25, 2010

A lot of frustrated ex-umbrella owners parked their failed protection in this trash can after today’s windy rainstorm.

Sunday, January 24, 2010

The delicate array of rain drops on this car were perfectly distributed until on lone drop trickled down the windshield a split second before I took this photo.

Saturday, January 23, 2010

This defiant little chihuahua was determined not to let me pass on the sidewalk this afternoon.

Friday, January 22, 2010

In the right light, a shredded piece of plastic clinging to a fence can conjure up all the delicate beauty of an orchid on a trellis.

Thursday, January 21, 2010

These 3 elegant shapes resembling sanskrit icons in the sand are footprints left by a goose foraging for food in the late afternoon at Inwood Hill Park.

Wednesday, January 20, 2010

These workers seemed to be a part of the textured and layered canvas of the store front they were working on.

Tuesday, January 19, 2010

This steaming cup of coffee neon sign in a deli window was the most inviting thing I saw on this cold New York night.

Monday, January 18, 2010

The cracked patterns and water stains on this abandoned basketball court reminded me of a rural landscape viewed from a airline window.

Sunday, January 17, 2010

A lone passenger, irradiated by a fluorescent light, hangs on the pole of a BMX12 Bus on a rainy night.

Saturday, January 16, 2010

This Mr. Lotto in front of a convenience store on Broadway looks a bit disheveled and in need of a little luck.

Friday, January 15, 2010

The photo of this rather curious “coat of arms” was taken from the outside of Keenan’s pub on Broadway. Either half corroded or half replaced, it conjures up a very strange ancestry.

Thursday, January 14, 2010

A fake cow looks out from on top of Fine Fare Supermarket day and night 24 hours a day.

Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Two loose leaf binders are pushed up against the inside of a frosty window at Good Shepherd School.

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

A goose walks over a reflected color landscape of ice on a salt marsh at Inwood Hill Park, in search of food.

Monday, January 11, 2010

The disheveled elegance of this entrance still demands a degree of respect.

Sunday, January 10, 2010

A candy cane on the sidewalk is surrounded by fallen pine tree needles. The scene is illuminated by long shadows of sunlight streaming through a nearby fence.  A last vestige of the holidays.

Saturday, January 9, 2010

Dried morning glories and a rope cling to a garden trellis in the heart of winter.

Friday, January 8, 2010

A group of pigeons which were startled by my approach, are transformed into a kind of graffiti as they fly past a marked up wooden construction fence.

Thursday, January 7, 2010

Late afternoon clouds blow past the steeple of Holy Trinity Church on Dyckman.

Wednesday, January 6, 2010

The bright iridescent colors of this parking sign almost seem to light up in the afternoon sun.

Tuesday, January 5, 2010

A ray of sun light pierces through a frosty foyer and streams into the lobby of my apartment.

Monday, January 4, 2010

The last ornament of the holiday season hangs from the ceiling of a restaurant in Inwood.

Sunday, January 3, 2010

The “un-used” counter in this photograph was found outside a small newsstand store on the corner of Broadway and 207th street. The counter has variable numbers which are meant to display the changing price of cigarettes.

Saturday, January 2, 2010

It was a cold and frosty day in New York and the sun was setting. I watched a flock of pigeons circling through the air above. This photograph was taken at 204th Street facing south down Broadway.

Friday, January 1, 2010

This photograph was taken from outside a Parks & Recreation Building in Inwood Hill Park. It shows an American Flag inside propped up against four panels of a glass block window.