New York City

This is a continuation of a post from 2007 entitled "A weekend in Manhattan". In it, I promised more photos from New York were forthcoming. What can I say... I like long-awaited sequels... I kept that promise in part with "Manhattan, from the top of the Empire State Building" and "Walking out on hope", but [...]

The Algonquin Hotel in Manhattan

The Algonquin will soon host its 90th anniversary of the Algonquin Round Table, and they're holding a Commemorative Symposium of Wit and Wisdom on November 17th, from 7-9 pm. Tickets cost $100 each. Should be a lot of fun. We stayed at the Algonquin Hotel in 2007, during our weekend trip to Manhattan, and we [...]

Walking out on hope

The story behind this photo is a bit interesting. Ligia and I were visiting St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York when I took this photo. I didn't have a tripod with me, so this was taken handheld with my 24mm lens. This is why I love fast lenses and cameras that have very little noise. [...]