Check out my new review of the fabulous Algonquin Hotel in NYC.
The Blue bar at the Algonquin Hotel in Times Square NYC was packed when we stopped in for a drink last weekend. The hum of a 100 conversations softened by the deep blue glow of the lights. In the shadows, ghosts of literary giants like Sinclair Lewis, Dorothy Parker, and […]
Check out my story on Gonomad.com Fly and Flop at Iberostar Cancun Star Prestige
Spain is one my favorite food destinations. This is a shot of all things pork at the La Ribera market in Bilbao. The three little pigs
Happy Thanksgiving to all.
Check out my new story on the Damariscotta Oyster Celebration on Gonomad.com
During any given trip that I take for my photography work, I have many thousands of dollars worth of stuff inside the bag. Whether that is down the road to college graduation, or across the world for a travel piece in Patagonia, my equipment has to remain undamaged from transport. […]
When I am on the road working as a travel photographer, every piece of equipment I bring must be balanced between weight and functionality for the different situations I will encounter. One piece of my kit that always travels with me is the Victorinox Swiss Tool Spirit Plus Ratchet Multi-Tool. […]
Entisar Al Nasr of Iraq pledges allegiance before accepting her new certificate of U.S. citizenship at a July 4, 2018, naturalization ceremony in Northampton, MA. “58 immigrants were sworn in on Wednesday in a ceremony organized by the Center for New Americans
During my recent trip to Maine while covering the Damariscotta Oyster Celebration, I stayed for three nights at the Russell House Bed & Breakfast, located just minutes from all the action in downtown Boothbay Harbor. Bed and breakfasts have only three things to accomplish well: A comfortable bed, an excellent […]
The more I travel, the more I love my home town. This image was from the first day the weather broke in spring. It was cold the night before and a dramatic warm weather front was predicted for the next day. I knew there would be fog in the morning, […]
Great to pull up along side the Otter Cove Oyster Farm during the Tour de Source river cruise at the Damariscotta Oyster Celebration in Maine.
Jude Alamo cleans, sorts and sizes oysters at the Norumbega oyster sea farm on the Damariscotta River in Maine,
James Geoghan (right)of the West Robins Oyster Co., Southampton NY was the winner of the Can- AM Shuck Star competition at the Damariscotta Oyster celebration. 12 oysters perfectly shucked in 56. 92 seconds. A totally cool party with great music and fantastic local oysters. I lost count of how many […]
Very honored to have received the United Way 2018 Kay Sheehan Spirit of the Community Award yesterday at the Mullins Center.
Here is a link to my review of The Jane Hotel in NYC on Gonomad.com Love the Jane!
Single Room Occupancy: Portraits and Stories of Northampton Lodging, 1976-2016 March 9 – June 10, 2018 at Historic Northampton by Cassandra Holden and Paul Shoul For the past two years, Cassandra Holden has been interviewing former residents of Northampton Lodging, a single room occupancy boarding house located on Pleasant Street […]
Fantastic turnout today at 2018 women’s march in Northampton MA.
Extremadura Spain. A portrait of a Spainish shepherd. I love Extremadura, Often over looked by travelers, this region on the boarder with Portugal has spectacular landscapes, amazing food, and some of the most well preserved Roman ruins in the world. For more info on travel to Spain and Extremadua […]
Harvesting Flor de Sal at the Ria Formosa Salt Pans In the Algarve, Portugal.
An image from my story “Tenerife’s Wild Carnival“. “Historically, Carnival is the last chance to party for Catholics before 40 days of Lent, a time of penance, sacrifice, and reflection. There will be no abstinence tonight and much to atone for……” Come on, you have to go to this party. […]
Love it when I find a place that has great food at a reasonable price. Nuno’s is simple, casual and fantastic. The fish is as fresh as you can get. R. Gen. Humberto Delgado C, 8700-011 Fuseta, Portugal
The TIvoli Carveoiro Algarve Resort in Portugal is a great example of a 5 star hotel done right. Great food, dance parties by the pool and spacious rooms. It is a happening place and the staff are exemplary. Check it out at Tivoli
A simple scenario. A horse in a field in the Algarve region of Portugal.
A fishing boat crew cleans their nets on the Algarve coast, Salema, Portugal.
Portugal, Algarve,Faro, Stork Nest.
Wonderful grilled sardines. Eating Algarve Food Tours, Faro, Portugal.
The Birdman of Lisbon. Waterfront Praca Do Comercio, Quay Pillars.
Octopus pots, Salema, Algarve, Portugal.
A magnificent sunset on Pico Island in the Portuguese Azores.