Tag: northampton

Happy Thanksgiving 2018

Happy Thanksgiving to all.

New U.S. Citizen. Northampton,MA.

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 …

Northhampton MA. Fog in the Morning.

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 …

Single Room Occupancy

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 …

Women’s March 2018 Northampton,MA.

Fantastic turnout today at 2018 women’s march in Northampton MA.

#36th Annual NOHO Pride March 2017

Over 35,000 people turned out for the 36th annual NOHO pride march this year in the paradise of America, Northampton, Massachusetts.

The Johnny Memphis Band. Luthiers, East Hampton,MA.

The Johnny Memphis Band. Luthiers, East Hampton,MA.    

Thousands Gather in Northampton MA to Honor Orlando shooting victims

Thousands of people attended a candlelight vigil in Northampton, MA. last night to honor the victims of the Orlando shooting.

Elizabeth Warren protested by Bernie Sanders supporters in Northampton, MA.

Bernie Sanders supporters protest Elizabeth Warrens endorsement of Hillary Clinton at the World war II club in Northampton Ma. yesterday.

25th annual Extravaganja, Northampton.

United Way of Hampshire County video ‘Superhero”

What a pleasure to work with United Way on this video. My Goals for the images were to show real people in the real world getting real help. I think we nailed it.  Special thanks to Sony Music …

Red Tailed Hawk. Northampton, MA.

A friend gave me a call yesterday  that there was a  Red Tailed Hawk in her yard, close to the ground that had been hanging around after munching down a squirrel. What a beautiful creature. I got within …

United Way- people’s institute Northampton.

I have been working on the United way of Hampshire county new campaign. It is a pleasure to be collaborating with a client that gets it. I work with many advertising and PR agencies, but United Way has …

Days of Rage

I am very pleased to have a half page image I took of Raymond  Luc Levasseur  in the new book Days of Rage by best selling author Bryan Burrough. Aside from my own pride, this is an important …

Spring Cleaning Northampton, MA.

Spring has finally sprung. As they say, “you don’t know what you’ve got till its gone”. Thank God its warm again.

Just out of reach. Street photography Northampton,MA.

Just out of reach.

Senator Elizabeth Warren in Springfield and Northampton, MA.

Senator Elizabeth Warren held an open house at her office in Springfield Mass Thursday. It was packed with supporters and state and local officials. MoveOn.org was there to deliver a message to her, “Run Warren Run” They delivered …

Shoveling out of Linus.

  Shoveling out of Winter Storm Linus  in Northampton MA.

Winter Storm Linus, Northampton, MA.

A snow blower fights back against Winter Storm Linus in Northampton Ma.

fried eggs with eyes on halloween morning shoul

Halloween Hurts in the Morning

Halloween breakfast. Scary.

free couch in the rain

Deceive Ecstasy.

  Deceive Ecstasy. Three things I noticed out in the world today that gave me reason to pause. First is that an old couch with a “Free” sign in front of a house after a rain storm is …

preview mass magazine cover june 2014 photography by paul shoul

Preview Mass Magazine cover June 2014

Check out my new cover of Steve Sanderson and other stories in Preview Massachusetts Magazine

Preview Massachusetts magazine cover by paul shoul

Preview Massachusetts. May 2014 India House cover

Here is this months cover I did for preview Massachusetts Magazine from the India House restaurant in Northampton MA. Follow this link to read the full issue on line.

Rachel Maddow and the American flag

Rachel Maddow on OZY

I have watched media change and the bumbling efforts by the main stream to change with it. It’s exciting to see something like OZY that embraces the new reality of news. OZY promises to be “Smarter, Fresher, Different.” …

Rebecca Guay photo by Paul Shoul

Rebecca Guay Interview, Preview Mass.

What a pleasure it was to meet artist and illustrator Rebecca Guay. Her house is somewhat like a painting, the light was fantastic. Follow this LINK to Read her interview in Preview Massachusetts magazine by James Heflin

Frances Crowe anti nuclear peace activist

Frances Crowe’s 95th Birthday with Amy Goodman of Democracy Now

I I just came back from the 95th birthday celebration for the unstoppable peace activist Frances Crowe, hosted at Umass by Amy Goodman of Democracy now. Frances was glowing. It felt good to be in a packed house, …

preview mass bela restaurant northampton

Bela Restaurant Preview

Here is a LINK to Mark Roessler’s, and my Preview Massachusetts review of Bela vegetarian restaurant in Northampton MA.

“And God Said” Ernie’s garage, Northampton, MA.

I found this film I made in 2010 of an Orthodox Jew I met outside of Ernie’s Garage in Northampton. We made a deal, If he would let me take his picture, then I would let him him …

Johnny memphis -John reily in Northampton,MA. photo by paul shoul

John Reily Aka Johnny Memphis. Northampton, MA.

Last night John and I set out to take some images of him for his new CD,” Truck eating bridge” John is an good friend and a great song writer. He wanted some motion in the shot and …

old couple in Western M. Photo by Paul Shoul

Growing Old With Grace

Growing old with grace. Somewhere in Western, MA.