Still Dormant

Still Dormant

North Meadow in Central Park today March 9, 2018.


The Remains of a Winter Storm

The Remains of a Winter Storm

A battle-scarred umbrella on Cedar Hill in Central Park, March 8, 2018.

A Butterfly on Ice

A Butterfly on Skates

Member of the Ice Theater of New York performing at the Museum of the City of New York in reference to the show New York’s Golden Ice Age; today Feb. 23, 2018.

A Moment to Read

A Moment to Read

In a cold and sunny spot in front of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Entry of a Selfie

Entry of a Selfie

My shadow entering through a doorway somewhere in Central Park today Jan. 3, 2018.

An Icefall in Central Park

An Icefall in Central Park

The Ravine waterfall in Central Park has turned into an icefall during the frigid temperatures of the last few days; Jan 2, 2018.

Lost in Lines and Bouncing Light

Lost in Lines and Bouncing Light

Lines and reflections at Lincoln Center of the Performing Art, New York City.

A Moment on the Juliard Stairs

Juliard Stairs

Juliard Music School in Lincoln Center today Dec. 7, 2017.

Under the Autumn Glow of Sweetgum

Under the Autumn Glow of Sweetgum

A Sweetgum tree in full Autumn dress at the Pinetum East in Central Parktoday Nov. 29, 2017.

An Urban Autumn Ramble

Urban Autumn Ramble

Still plenty of color in The Ramble of Central Park today Monday Nov. 27, 2017.

Cell Phone Solitude by The Lake

Cell Phone Solitude by The Lake

Solitary man and cell phone on a rock by The Lake in Central Park today Oct. 19, 2017.

The Loch

The Loch

In the North Woods in Central Park, Oct. 16, 2017.

Reflections of a Rustic Bridge

Reflections of a Rustic Bridge

The Ramble of Central Park, Oct. 14, 2017.

On A Woodland Path in the Center of Manhattan

On A Woodland Path in the Center of Manhattan

The Ramble in Central Park today Oct. 14, 2017.

Happy July 4th to all of you who celebrate Liberty


Liberty Street Art By Tristan Eaton at Mulberry Street In Little Italy ,New York City

Colors of an empty Lot

The Subtle Colors of an Empty Lot

Midtown Manhattan

General Sherman at the Plaza

General Sherman at the Plaza

The William Tecumseh Sherman Monument, by sculptor Augustus Saint-Gaudens, at the Plaza hotel in New York City.

Urban Color

Urban Color

Seen on west 108th street in New York City.

A Seminary View

A Seminary View

The courtyard of Union Theological Seminary on Broadway and 121st Street, April 1, 2017.

Lady with Hat

Lady with Hat

A moment on Fifth Avenue, New York City

Seeing Red

Seeing Red

Confronting Barnett Newman’s Vir Heroicus Sublimis or “Man, Heroic and Sublime” at MoMA, March 30, 2017.

Dynamic Art

Dynamic Art

“Work/Travail/Arbeid” an exhibition of dance, choreographed by Belgian artist Anne Teresa de Keersmaeker at the Museum of Modern Art today March 30, 2017.

The Road Ahead

The Road Ahead

The west drive in Central Park, March 27, 2017.

A Bench With A View

A Bench With A View

Along The Lake in Central Park, March 25, 2017.

Saturday in the Park

Saturday in the Park

The Ramble in Central Park, March 25, 2017.

The Cleanup

The Cleanup

Still removing piles of snow in Central Park after winter storm Stella; March 21, 2016.

Stone, Steel, and Glass

Stone, Steel and Glass

Manhattan looking south, as seen from the 77th floor of the Empire State Building.

Let’s Never Forget

Let's Never Forget

The Garden of Stones by artist Andy Goldsworthy, a living memorial consisting of eighteen boulders with a single dwarf oak sapling emerging from the top of each boulder growing straight from the stone. The garden is a tribute to the hardship, struggle, tenacity, and survival experienced by those who endured the Holocaust. The Museum of Jewish Heritage at Battery Park City.

On Frozen Pond

On Frozen Pond

An ice-covered Lake in Central Park today March 18, 2017.

The Elephant in the Garden

The Elephant in the Garden

A giant African elephant lurks in the shrubbery of the United Nations sculpture garden. The 11-foot tall, 7,000-pound bronze sculpture was a gift from Kenya, Namibia and Nepal to the UN and was created by a Bulgarian sculptor known as Mihail by casting a tranquilized wild elephant on a Kenyan ranch.

The Lone Skier

The Lone Skier

A Mid-March mode of transportation in Central Park; at North Meadow, March 16, 2017.



All was quiet at The Conservatory Garden in Central Park, today March 6, 2017.

Cone Fixing Cylinder

Cone Fixing Cylinder

“Cone Fixing Cylinder” by Tom Otterness, one of my favorite sculptors, at Marlborough, West 57th street.

At a Breuer Window


Seen at the Met Breuer, a branch of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, designed by architect Marcel Breuer. The building opened in 1966 as the Whitney Museum of art, and was taken over by the Met in 2016 after the Whitney moved to a new location. The windows are my favorite features of this building.

One Man’s Resistance

One Man's Protest

The lone protester (see yesterday’s image) had a second message.

A Line in the Sky

A Line in the Sky

Clouds giving way to blue skies above the North Meadow in Central Park this morning,      Feb. 14, 2017.

Architecture for Art

Architecture For Art

The Great Hall of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, designed by architect Richard Morris Hunt who was one of the founding trustees of the Metropolitan and the most fashionable architect of his day. When it opened to the public in December 1902, the Evening Post newspaper reported that at last New York had a neoclassical palace of art, “one of the finest in the world, and the only public building in recent years which approaches in dignity and grandeur the museums of the old world.”



Golden light at The Pool in Central Park this afternoon Feb 6, 2017.

Keeping Watch over the Huddled Masses

Keeping Watch over the Huddled Masses

A guard watches over “Night” by Aristide Maillol (1861-1944) and “The Burghers of Calais” by Auguste Rodin (1840-1917) at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Cleaning For U

Cleaning For U

A small business owner with a truck trying to make the world a little cleaner; Midtown Manhattan not far from Trump Tower.

Texting into Empty Space

Texting in Empty Space

Seen at The Museum of Modern Art today Feb. 1, 2017.

A Renovated Ravine

A Renovated Ravine

The recently reopened renovated Ravine in the North Woods of Central Park

A Mansion on a Hill

A Mansion on a Hill

Wave Hill in Riverdale, NY, today Jan. 29, 2017.

An Elegant Wall of Separation

An Elegant Wall of Separation

Choir Screen from the Cathedral of Valladolid in Spain from 1763. Screens of this kind were used to separate the choir from the public. Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Faces From The Past

Faces From The Past

“Elevated” , a mosaic by artist Jean Shin at the 63rd station of the new Second Avenue Subway. It depicts people from an era when an Elevated train was still running high above Third Avenue in New York City.

Winter Trees and a Dusting of Snow

Winter Trees with a Dusting of Snow

Central Park, Sunday Jan. 15, 2017.

Dark Clouds on the Hill

Dark Clouds over the Great Hill

Dark clouds and winter trees at The Great Hill in Central Park this morning Jan. 12, 2017

A White Meadow

A White Meadow

Winter trees in a snowy world at North Meadow in Central Park today, Jan. 10, 2017.

An Ice Cold Jog

A Cold Jog

Freezing cold winter weather at the Old English Elm near the Reservoir in Central Park tonight, Jan. 9, 2017.

Winter at Harlem Meer

Harlem Meer

A cold and deserted scene near the Dana nature center at the Harlem Meer in Central Park today Dec. 20, 2016.