Month: April 2012

old chair and barn on river road in Hatfield MA

On the Road. Hatfield MA

I had driven by this chair on river road in Hatfield MA. for 20 years. Every time I thought that I should have photographed it.

Joseph Koo indigo burgenland austria

A Portrait in Blue, Koo’ Indigo in Burgenland Austria

  Joseph Koo’, pictured above in the blue reflection of  of his fabric washing tank, is one of the last indigo producers in Europe. His family has been making Indigo for generations and they continue to make stunningly… Read More

jon walkers hand,branded SS for stealing slaves in 1845

The Slave Stealer

“Branded: In June 1844, Jonathan Walker, a Massachusetts-born mariner, attempted to free seven slaves by taking them aboard a boat from Pensacola, Florida, to the Bahamas, where slavery had been abolished in 1838. His vessel was overtaken and… Read More

Boston’s North End

    Known as “little Italy” the North End is Boston’s oldest continuously occupied neighborhood. Last Saturday I spent a few hours walking and eating around Hanover st, Haymarket square and Quincy market. It was a beautiful day… Read More

plaza de cervantes photo of statue and stork in Alcala de Henares spain

Plaza de Cervantes

Alcalá de Henares is the birthplace of  Miguel de Cervates, the author of  the famous novel, Don Quixote de la Mancha. It is also known for it’s population of white storks, like the one nesting on a roof… Read More

Portrait of a Stranger Great Barrington Mass.

Portrait of a Stranger

I was setting up for an assignment in Great Barrington yesterday, and asked a passerby to stand in for a quick shot so I could test the light. I do not know who this woman was. I know… Read More