A Predator’s Perspective

A crouching panther high up on a rock in Central Park looking down on passing creatures. "The Still Hunt" by sculptor Edward Kemeys (1843-1907)

A crouching panther high up on a rock in Central Park looking down on passing creatures.
“The Still Hunt” by sculptor Edward Kemeys (1843-1907)


Olympus E=P1 with the m.Zuiko 14-42mm lens.

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Rainy Day Romance

Rowing on a rainy day on The Lake in Central Park, from my archive, 2009.

Rowing on a rainy day on The Lake in Central Park, from my archive, 2009.


Olympus E-P1 with a manual focus vintage lens Zuiko 40mm f2.0

Double Bass

A Bass duet in Central Park.

A Bass duet in Central Park.


Olympus E-P1 with a 17mm f2.8 pancake lens

A Wall With Personality

Seen on East 81st Street, New York City.

Seen on East 81st Street, New York City.


Olympus E-P1 with the m.Zuiko 17mm f1.8 lens

Sunday Morning Shutters

Auto Repair shop on East 83rd street between 2nd and 3rd

Auto Repair shop on East 83rd street between 2nd and 3rd


Olympus E-P1 with the m.Zuiko 17mm f2.8 lens.

An Elegant Call from Bethesda

Girl with a cell phone at Bethesda Terrace in Central Park, New York City.

Girl with a cell phone at Bethesda Terrace in Central Park, New York City.


Olympus E-P1 with the m.Zuiko 17mm f2.8 lens

See no Evil, Hear no Evil, Speak no Evil, Text no Evil

"Three Evils" by Tom Otterness, at the 57th street passage, New York City.

“Three Evils” by Tom Otterness, at the 57th street passage, New York City.


Olympus E-p1 with the m.Zuiko 17mm f1.8 lens.

The Communicators

Young woman using her cellphone in a Pret A Manger restaurant in Midtown, New York City.

Young woman using her cellphone in a Pret A Manger restaurant in Midtown, New York City.


Olympus E-p1 with the m.Zuiko 17mm f1.8 lens.

The Smoker

No Smoking zone outside an office building in midtown, New York City

No Smoking zone outside an office building in midtown, New York City


Olympus E-p1 with the m.Zuiko 17mm f1.8 lens.

The Preditor

Unsuspecting man passes a dangerous window display at the louis Vuitton store on 57th street and Fifth Avenue, New York City.

Unsuspecting man passes a dangerous window display at the louis Vuitton store on 57th street and Fifth Avenue, New York City.


Olympus E-p1 with the m.Zuiko 17mm f1.8 lens.

Under the Arches of Bethesda

Romance at Bethesda Terrace in Central Park, New York City.

Romance at Bethesda Terrace in Central Park, New York City.


Olympus E-p1 with the m.Zuiko 17mm f1.8 lens.

The Man under the Kodak Umbrella

Man with an umbrella made entirely out of Kodachrome slides, seen on West 34th Street in New York City

Man with an umbrella made entirely out of Kodachrome slides, seen on West 34th Street in New York City


Olympus E-p1 with the m.Zuiko 17mm f1.8 lens.

Kodak Sun Protection

Man with an umbrella made entirely out of Kodachrome slides, seen on West 34th Street in New York City

Man with an umbrella made entirely out of Kodachrome slides, seen on West 34th Street in New York City


Olympus E-p1 with the m.Zuiko 17mm f1.8 lens.

Pretty in Pink

Under the Cherry blossoms in Central Park, New York City.

Under the Cherry blossoms in Central Park, New York City.


Olympus E-p1 with the m.Zuiko 17mm f2.8 lens.

Spring Seating

Cherry blossoms at the American Museum of Natural History at the 77th streeet entrance, New York City.

Cherry blossoms at the American Museum of Natural History at the 77th streeet entrance, New York City.


Olympus E-p1 with the m.Zuiko 17mm f2.8 lens.

Under the Cherry Blossoms #3

Cherry blossoms in Central Park, New York City

Cherry blossoms in Central Park, New York City


Olympus E-P1 with the m.Zuiko 17mm f2.8 lens.

Walking among the Shadows

Shadows on the Avenue of the Americas, New York City

Shadows on the Avenue of the Americas, New York City


Olympus E-p1 with a m.Zuiko 17mm f2.8 lens.

The Night Watch

Seen on Madison Avenue, New York City.

Seen on Madison Avenue, New York City.


Olympus E-1 with the 17mm f2.8 lens.

Umbrellas in the rain

A rainy day in New York City.

A rainy day in New York City.


Olympus E-p1 with the 17mm f2.8

Resting at Bethesda

Bethesda Terrace, Central Park

Bethesda Terrace, Central Park


Olympus E-P1 with the m.Zuiko 17mm f2.8 lens; Processed in Silver Efex Pro2.

I can go faster than you…

A Speedy encounter in Central Park, New York City

A Speedy encounter in Central Park, New York City


Olympus “Pen” E-p1

A sense of wonder…

A child wonders.....  Therisa Barber, Ballerina/Mime Central Park, New York City.

A child wonders…..
Therisa Barber, Ballerina/Mime
Central Park, New York City.


Olympus “Pen” E-p1 with the 17mm f2.8 pancake lens

An Ancient Beauty

Aphrodite, the Greek goddess of love and beauty (Roman, imperial period); Metropolitan Museum of Art

Aphrodite, the Greek goddess of love and beauty (Roman, imperial period); Metropolitan Museum of Art

Olympus “Pen” E-p1 with the Lumix 45-200mm f4.0-5.6 lens.

I Know Where I’m Going

Traveler at Grand Central Terminal

Traveler at Grand Central Terminal


Olympus Pen E-p1 and a manual focus Olympus Zuiko OM 28mm f2.8 lens.

Catching a Few Lines

Catching a few lines while waiting for a train at Grand Central Terminal, New York City.

Catching a few lines while waiting for a train at Grand Central Terminal, New York City.


Olympus “Pen E-p1 and a manual focus Olympus Zuiko OM 28mm f2.8 lens, processed in Silver efex Pro2.

Needed today

Mannequins like warm hats too; Lexington Avenue 92nd Y street fair, New York City

Mannequins like warm hats too; Lexington Avenue 92nd Y street fair, New York City


Olympus E-p1 with the m.Zuiko 17mm f2.8 lens.

The Final Sunset of 2011

Sunset at the Reservoir in Central Park, New York City

Sunset at the Reservoir in Central Park, New York City


Seen New Year’s Eve 2011 at the Reservoir in Central Park.
Olympus E-p1 with the m.Zuiko 17mm f2.8 lens.

A Musical Interlude

Seen at Steinway Hall, New York City.

Seen at Steinway Hall, New York City.


Olympus E-p1 with the m.Zuiko 17mm lens, shot at ISO 5000

Zie de maan schijnt door de bomen…

“see the moon shines through the trees” – the beginning of a traditional Dutch song children sing on “Sinterklaasdag” (St. Nicholas day Dec 5) in the hope they receive a nice present from the good Saint.
Olympus E-p1 with the m.Zuiko 17mm f2.8 lens.

Fleeting Silhouettes

Impressions at Grand Central Terminal, New York City

Impressions at Grand Central Terminal, New York City


Olympus E-p1 with the m.Zuiko 17mm f2.8 lens.

A Yellow Tapestry at the Lake

Autumn colors at the Lake and Bow Bridge in Central Park, New York City

Autumn colors at the Lake and Bow Bridge in Central Park, New York City


Olympus E-p1 with the m.Zuiko 17mm f2.8 lens

After Hours Study

New York Public Library, New York City.

New York Public Library, New York City.


Olympus E-P1 with the m.Zuiko 17mm f2.8 lens

Holding on….

A few maples are still holding on to their leaves at the Great Lawn in Central Park, New York City.

A few maples are still holding on to their leaves at the Great Lawn in Central Park, New York City.


Olympus E-p1 with the m.Zuiko 17mm f2.8 lens

Reflection on the End of a Monday

Belvedere Castle in Central Park, New York City.

Belvedere Castle in Central Park, New York City.


Olympus E-p1 with the m.Zuiko 17mm f2.8 lens

A Dramatic End to a Sunday

Central Park, New York City.

Central Park, New York City.


Olympus E-p1 with the m.Zuiko 17mm f2.8 lens

Dwarfed by a Tree

Central Park, New York City.

Central Park, New York City.


Olympus E-p1 with the m.Zuiko 17mm f2.8 lens

A Colorful End to Black Friday

Central Park, New York City. Black Friday, the Friday following Thanksgiving Day in the United States, marks the beginning of the Christmas shopping season.

Central Park, New York City.
Black Friday, the Friday following Thanksgiving Day in the United States, marks the beginning of the Christmas shopping season.


Olympus E-p1 with the m.Zuiko 17mm f2.8 lens

Dialing Santa

Dialing for Santa at the Time-Warner Center in New York City

Dialing for Santa at the Time-Warner Center in New York City


Olympus “Pen” E-p1 with the m.Zuiko 17mm f2.8 lens.

A Haunted Night at Bethesda

Bethesda Fountain, Central Park, New York City.

Bethesda Fountain, Central Park, New York City.


Olympus “Pen” E-p1 with the m.Zuiko 17mm f2.8 lens.

Impression of a Rainy Day

A Dance of Umbrellas at Herald Square, New York City

A Dance of Umbrellas at Herald Square, New York City


Olympus “Pen” E-p1 with the m.Zuiko 17mm f2.8 lens.

Turtle Pond Reflections

Turtle Pond in Central Park, New York City

Turtle Pond in Central Park, New York City


Olympus “Pen” E-p1 with the m.Zuiko 12mm f2.0 lens.

Waiting for Her

The Concourse at the time-Life building in Rockefeller Center, New York City.

The Concourse at the time-Life building in Rockefeller Center, New York City.


Olympus “Pen” E-p1 with the 17mm f2.8 “pancake” lens.

The Curious Mannequin

One of the mannequins seems to be stepping out of her window to check out the scene on Fifth Avenue. Georgio Armani display at Bergdorf Goodman on Fifth Avenue and 59th street.

One of the mannequins seems to be stepping out of her window to check out the scene on Fifth Avenue.
Georgio Armani display at Bergdorf Goodman on Fifth Avenue and 59th street.


Olympus “Pen” E-p1 with the 17mm f2.8 “pancake” lens.

The Communicators

It seems the mannequins are trying to listen in......Time-Warner Center, New York City.

It seems the mannequins are trying to listen in……Time-Warner Center, New York City.


Olympus “Pen” E-p1 with the 17mm f2.8 “pancake” lens.

An Angel in the Clouds

Dramatic clouds tonight over Bethesda Fountain, Central Park, New York City.

Dramatic clouds tonight over Bethesda Fountain, Central Park, New York City.


Olympus “Pen” E-p1 with the 17mm f2.8 “pancake” lens.

A Bon Voyage…

Sending a Bon Voyage to the people in the row boat :-)  ....Central Park, New York City

Sending a Bon Voyage to the people in the row boat 🙂 ….Central Park, New York City


Olympus “Pen” E-p1 with the 17mm f2.8 pancake lens, processed in Silver Efex Pro2

Channels of Communication

Maybe they are texting each other?? Bethesda Terrace, Central Park, New York City.

Maybe they are texting each other??
Bethesda Terrace, Central Park, New York City.


Olympus “Pen” E-p1 with the 17mm f2.8 pancake lens, processed in Silver Efex Pro2

A Track to Fitness

The Reservoir running track, Central Park, New York City.

The Reservoir running track, Central Park, New York City.


Olympus E-p1 with the 17mm f2.8 pancake lens.

The Call from Bethesda

Bethesda Terrace in Central Park, New York City

Bethesda Terrace in Central Park, New York City


Olympus “Pen” E-p1 with the 17mm f2.8 pancake lens, processed in Silver Efex Pro2

Critical Distance

Separated by a red seat on R train, New York City

Separated by a red seat on R train, New York City


Olympus E-p1 with the 17mm f2.8 pancake lens.