Urban Lifestyle

Brooklyn Grange Farm – Rooftop farming on a grand scale….

Brooklyn Grange Farm – Rooftop farming on a grand scale….

One of the things about living in Westchester is that NYC and all it has to offer is so very close.  Westchester may have Stone Barns, but NYC has Brooklyn Grange Farms.  Now when I say the “city” in this case I don’t mean Manhattan.  In this case, I mean […]

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An April Dusk – Downtown White Plains – 10601

An April Dusk – Downtown White Plains – 10601

As the bitter winter just past turns to spring, I have noticed the yearly changes in light. First of all, there is more of it.  The sun doesn’t go down before 6 PM and thanks to daylight savings, dusk is pushing towards 8 PM.  Truth be told – I love […]

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Grace with grit – Washington Heights NYC…

Grace with grit – Washington Heights NYC…

Truth be told, I really like Washington Heights.  I had worked there at Presbyterian Hospital during the 90s and have a real affection for the area.  At that time, crime rates were sky-high, but nearly 20 years later, much has changed and I am happy to see the area that […]

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Portrait of a Friend…a day in NYC…

Portrait of a Friend…a day in NYC…

I haven’t posted much in the way of portraits or head shots, though perhaps I should.  I took this one of a friend of mine that has just moved back to NYC from Europe.  It was one of those days in the late fall/early winter where the temperature didn’t know […]

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Sights of the season – Downtown White Plains NY

Sights of the season – Downtown White Plains NY

Downtown White Plains has become a hot-spot for the holiday season in Westchester NY. The restaurants, retail and entertainment that the downtown area offers have transformed White Plains from a suburban town with a city component to a full-blown city.  The night-life is alive and well, particularly during the holiday […]

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Neighborhood Bling – Great neighborhood or downtown photography is a “must” for real estate agents…

Home buyers want pictures, pictures, pictures.  Not just of the house they are buying but of the entire area they are thinking of moving into.  Neighborhood photos are not only informative for the buyer, they can help brand the agent.   If you want to be associated with a city […]

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Downtown Church County Office Building
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Real Estate Photography – the importance of neighborhood character…

Real Estate Photography – the importance of neighborhood character…

Today’s home buyers are very thirsty for information.  Above all else, they want photos. Photos,  photos and more photos.  But they don’t just want photos of the home in question, they want more.   They want to learn about the neighborhood.  Neighborhoods can make or break a deal and if […]

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Photographing outdoor spaces in NYC

Photographing outdoor spaces in NYC

I was in NYC meeting a friend that had just moved back from Europe.  She was renting an apartment on the upper west side and was just in fact moving in.  The unit that she moved into actually had outdoor space.  Granted you had to go out through a low […]

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The Hudson River & the Hudson Line….

The Hudson River & the Hudson Line….

You can’t think about the Hudson River without thinking about trains and train lines.  Trains and the lower Hudson Valley go hand in hand because the area is just a few miles from  the financial capital of the world.   For Westchester residents, trains are a way of life, and […]

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The GW Bridge – A Washington Heights landmark…

The GW Bridge – A Washington Heights landmark…

In keeping with my Hudson River theme, I decided to seek out photographic opportunities from Manhattan. Taking this photo was like taking a walk back in time for me.    Back in the day when I was working as a molecular biologist, I did a 4-year stint at Presbyterian Hospital. […]

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