The Final Coney Island Visit for the Summer

Coney Island is quite photogenic at night, but even I surprised myself (who had gone a few years ago specifically to take photos there are night) with just how photogenic when I got on the carousel with Scarlett (and her cousins). Here are some photos from that night: My absolute favorite photo of the night: […]

Top 200 Photos: Photo #197

And I continue to through my Top 200 most viewed photos on flickr. Photo #197 is:   Brighton Beach in Brooklyn is one of my homes-away-from-home. I’ve been going there to visit the family that became my in-laws for about 10 years. It was so exciting to find out that they lived so close to […]

The New Coney Island and The Cyclone

As I mentioned in yesterday’s post, I went to NYC over Father’s Day weekend to see the Mermaid Parade. Well, as if that wasn’t crazy enough, I went BACK to Coney Island that night to photograph the new Luna Park. I have been documenting the changes to Coney Island and so I wanted to document […]

Mermaids on Parade

In reading the New York Daily Photo Blog, I happened to come across a post about the Coney Island Mermaid Parade. I mentioned to my wife that I wanted to try and attend next time it happened. Being the awesome wife that she is, she kept her eye out for the date and let me […]

NYC Tet Trip Day 4

This is part of my NYC Tet Travelogue. See part one here, part two here, and part three here. Unlike the previous entries, this one was written a week after the events, but it covers events from 14 Feb 2010. — For this trip, I had only three goals ahead of time.  (Actually, three is […]

Photos from Brighton Beach’s Boardwalk

A few weeks ago I took yet another stroll on Brighton Beach’s Boardwalk.  This famous boardwalk goes from Brighton Beach past Coney Island all the way to Seagate.  This time around I took some iconic photos from the area.  In other words, these are exactly the types of photos you would see included in any […]