Monthly Archives: March 2014

March 19 photo of the day

More than half way through this month’s photo project I found myself thinking that the rest of the month would be difficult; what more is there to photograph?  (I know how ridiculous this sounds, given that I live in NYC. … Continue reading

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March 18 photo of the day

My daughter picked this shot out of three I was considering. My theory is that the other two were more monochromatic, and at this point in Winter, we are all yearning for some color in the world. Balloons are for … Continue reading

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March 17 photo of the day

The obvious choice today was to go green.   But since I stay away from parades as a general rule, my St. Paddy’s Day options were more along the lines of post-parade revelers who were already more than a little … Continue reading

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March 16 photo of the day

I really love today’s photo.   I saw it on the street just in front of Lincoln Center, and came back 30 minutes later to photograph it. It’s titled “Broken Peace.”

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March 14 & 15 photos of the day

Yesterday I met a friend of mine for breakfast.  We spent a lot of the time talking about creativity; what sparks it or sustains it,  whether it be in writing or photography or art.   I mentioned that when I’m … Continue reading

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March 13 photo of the day

This one was easy. 10 years ago today at 9:13pm a happy little boy came into the world.   He was born at home and settled right in. 49 years ago, another little boy came into the world.   I … Continue reading

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March 12 photo of the day

I had a hard time getting a shot I liked today.   Chelsea in the West 20′s provided the backdrop.  Several photos were ok, but nothing grabbed me and said, “This is the one.” Breaking with protocol and because I … Continue reading

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March 11, photo of the day

It was a glorious 65 degrees here today and sunny. Needless to say, we went to Central Park. You could feel the earth getting ready to burst forth, and palpable relief oozed from the pores of every t-shirt wearing, jacket … Continue reading

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March 10 photo of the day

Over the first ten days of March I’ve taken 272 photos from which I’ve chosen my photos of the day.   Some days I get the shot in under 20 frames and sometimes it takes 70 or 80. But almost … Continue reading

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March 9 photo of the day

It’s an obvious photo.  So obvious that I almost didn’t take it.   Statues & memorials begged to be photographed but rarely make interesting photos.  They are too static, too unchanging. In the end, though, Grand Army Plaza in Park … Continue reading

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