A Solitary Job

A Solitary Job

Attendant at the UPS fascility on Washington Street

The Mesmerized Guard

Guarding the fountain at Lincoln Center in New York City

Guarding the fountain at Lincoln Center in New York City

Olympus E-M5 with the m.Zuiko 25mm f1.8 lens

The Guard

A guard in a lower Manhattan office building, New York City

A guard in a lower Manhattan office building, New York City


Olympus E-M5 with a Lumix 12-35 f2.8 lens.

A Secret and a Sacred Text

MoMA guard secretly texting next to  David Hammons installation of "The Hole Bible: Old Testament"

MoMA guard secretly texting next to
David Hammons installation of “The Hole Bible: Old Testament”


Ricoh GR

The Temple Guards

Guarding a temple of commerce - the Woolworth Building, New York City.

Guarding a temple of commerce – the Woolworth Building, New York City.


Ricoh GR

The Guard

A lonely job in a colorful setting, 505 Fifth Avenue at 42nd Street, New York City.

A lonely job in a colorful setting, 505 Fifth Avenue at 42nd Street, New York City.


Lumix LX3

Guarding his Stripes

Striped cotton fabric with vertical white and colored bands of 8,7 cm (+/- 0,3 cm) each. The two external white bands covered over wth acrylic white paint recto-verso - 1970  by Daniel Buren, French, born 1938

Striped cotton fabric with vertical white and colored bands of 8,7 cm (+/- 0,3 cm) each. The two external white bands covered over wth acrylic white paint recto-verso – 1970 by Daniel Buren, French, born 1938


Panasonic G3 with the 20mm f1.7 lens.

The Guard at the Library

The New York Public Library on 42nd street and Fifth Avenue, New York City

The New York Public Library on 42nd street and Fifth Avenue, New York City


Panasonic G3 with the 20mm f1.7 pancake lens.

A Guard’s Ascent

Guard ascending the escalator of the International Building at Rockefeller Center, New York City.

Guard ascending the escalator of the International Building at Rockefeller Center, New York City.


Olympus E-p2 with the Lumix 8mm Fisheye

The Shadow

A Metropolitan Museum guard on his break, unaware of the dangerous shadow lurking behind him.

A Metropolitan Museum guard on his break, unaware of the dangerous shadow lurking behind him.


Olympus “Pen” E-p2 with the Lumix 45mm f2.8 lens.

The Guard

A Hopperesque scene on 57th street in new York City.

A Hopperesque scene on 57th street in new York City.


Olympus “Pen” E-p2 and the Lumix 20mm f1.7 lens.

The Lady and the Guard

"Chanel Spring '09" (2010) by Roe Ethridge

“Chanel Spring ’09” (2010) by Roe Ethridge


Olympus β€œPen” E-p2 / Lumix 20mm f1.7 lens.

The Stand-Off

MoMA (Museum of Modern Art), New York City.

MoMA (Museum of Modern Art), New York City.


The clean crisp lines of the gallery spaces at MoMA (Museum of Modern Art) often make for interesting photo opportunities.

Olympus E-p2 and the Lumix 20mm f1.7 lens and converted into BW with Silver Efex Pro.

The Exit

Leaving the video installation by Joan Jonas; Museum of Modern Art, New York City.

Leaving the video installation by Joan Jonas; Museum of Modern Art, New York City.


Olympus Trip 35, Zuiko 40mm f2.8 @1/40 sec., Fuji Superia 400

Examining the edge

The guard examines the edge of the wall while the woman seems to be sniffing the edge of the photo frame. ;-)  MOMA (Museum of Modern Art), New York City.

The guard examines the edge of the wall while the woman seems to be sniffing the edge of the photo frame. πŸ˜‰ MOMA (Museum of Modern Art), New York City.


Olympus Pen E-p1.

The Tourists

Guard at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Guard at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

There is, I believe, a Film Noir quality to this scene, with the ominous presence of the silhouetted guard in the foreground and the two hesitant looking tourists trying to decide where to go.
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City.

Taken with a Lumix LX3