I seem to remember that this newsstand was by the Grand Army Plaza in Brooklyn.
Old time news stand and telephone booths on 42 Street and Madison, New York City, 1991.
While this does not strictly fit into my Newsstand Scene, this vintage photograph recalls bygone days when newspapers were prevalent enough to merit their own trashcan.
This was one of my favorite newsstands. For some reason it reminds me of a samurai warrior. I visited this newspaper stand, not far from Grand Central Station in New York, many times. I brought cameras with color and black and white film, and took many, many photographs before the one shown below. I love […]
Photography was one of the first art forms that I fell in love with. I used to take my camera with me on my frequent walks when I lived in New York City. I used to seek out places photographed by famous photographers like Paul Strand, to see if I could reproduce their shots. It’s […]
Sometimes I just have to snap the shutter. I took this photo in traffic just before entering the Lincoln Tunnel, headed to New Jersey from New York City, years ago. I like the geometry of the square sign, the trapezoidal opening to the tunnel on the other side of the road and the diagonals of […]