Saturday, October 31, 2009

Blimp

Blimp, fake palm tree, Coney Island, New York
Blimp and fake palm tree, Coney Island
Brooklyn, New York, September 2007

Friday, October 30, 2009

General VIII

Tug General VIII, River Thames, London Bridge, London
A tug pulling barges on the River Thames
London Bridge, London, October 2009

Thursday, October 29, 2009

Fluctuat nec mergitur

Fluctuat nec mergitur, coat of arms of Paris
“Tossed by the waves but not sunk”
The coat of arms of the city of Paris
Petit Palais, Paris, July 2008

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

Isis

Isis by Simon Gudgeon, Hyde Park, London
“Isis” a giant bronze ibis by Simon Gudgeon
Hyde Park, London, October 2009

Tuesday, October 27, 2009

Models

Models, Irving Place, Gramercy, New York
Models, Irving Place, Gramercy
New York, September 2008

Monday, October 26, 2009

Double View

Statue of Saint Paul, St Paul's Cathedral, Ludgate Hill, London
Statue of Saint Paul, St Paul's Cathedral
Ludgate Hill, London, October 2009

VP, St Paul's Cathedral, Ludgate Hill, London
VP in search of “support” for the above picture
Photo by Trillian

Sunday, October 25, 2009

Shakespeare & Co

Shakespeare and Company, Paris
“Shakespeare and Company” is being remodeled
5e arrondissement, Paris, July 2005

Saturday, October 24, 2009

More... More London

More London, Southwark, London
More London, Southwark
London, October 2009

Friday, October 23, 2009

Peppers

Green, red and yellow peppers, Naschmarkt Wien
Green, red and yellow peppers, Naschmarkt
Wien, September 1994

Thursday, October 22, 2009

Spider-Man

60-foot Spider-Man, Sony Building, New York
60-foot inflatable Spider-Man, Sony Building
Madison Avenue, New York, October 2007

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

Breakfast

L'Enclos du Temps, Avenue du Maine, Montparnasse, Paris
L'Enclos du Temps, Avenue du Maine
Montparnasse, Paris, July 2008

Tuesday, October 20, 2009

Saint Patrick's Day

Saint Patrick's Day parade, Hyde Park, London
Saint Patrick's Day parade, Hyde Park
London, March 2004

Monday, October 19, 2009

Topkapı Palace

Restorer at work, Topkapı Palace, Istanbul
Restorer at work, Topkapı Palace
Istanbul, June 1991

Sunday, October 18, 2009

Tugboat

Tugboat, East River, Roosevelt Island, New York
Tugboat, East River, Roosevelt Island
New York, September 2008

Saturday, October 17, 2009

Pont Alexandre III

Pont Alexandre III, Paris
Pont Alexandre III
Paris, July 2009

Friday, October 16, 2009

Peter II, Count of Savoy

Statue of Peter II, Count of Savoy by Frank Lynn-Jenkins, Savoy Hotel, Strand, London
Statue of Peter II, Count of Savoy by Frank Lynn-Jenkins, 1904
Savoy Hotel, Strand
London, January 2008

Thursday, October 15, 2009

Old Jewish Cemetery

Starý židovský hřbitov (Old Jewish Cemetery), Prague
Starý židovský hřbitov (Old Jewish Cemetery)
Josefov, Prague, September 1994

Wednesday, October 14, 2009

New York City

One need never leave the confines of New York, North Cove, Battery Park, New York
“One need never leave the confines of New York”
North Cove, Battery Park
New York, September 2007

“One need never leave the confines of New York to get all the greenery one wishes—I can't even enjoy a blade of grass unless I know there's a subway handy, or a record store or some other sign that people do not totally regret life”
From “Meditations in an Emergency” by Frank O'Hara

Tuesday, October 13, 2009

Living Thinker

The Thinker, The Living Museum of Art, Beaubourg, Paris
“The Thinker”, The Living Museum of Art
Piazza Beaubourg, Paris, August 1991

Monday, October 12, 2009

Blue Drummer

Walls and Trumpets by Ofra Zimbalista, Maya House, Southwark, London
Detail of “Walls and Trumpets”
by Ofra Zimbalista, Maya House
Borough High Street, Southwark
London, January 2008

Sunday, October 11, 2009

Embroideress

Embroideress, Castle District, Buda, Budapest
Embroideress, Castle District, Buda
Budapest, September 1994

Saturday, October 10, 2009

Cafe Borgia

Cafe Borgia, Prince Street, SoHo, New York
Cafe Borgia, Prince Street, SoHo
New York, September 2008

Friday, October 9, 2009

Karl

Karl Lagerfeld, place Vendôme, Paris
Chanel’s 2010 pre-spring photo shoot
Place Vendôme, 1er arrondissement
Paris, July 2009

Thursday, October 8, 2009

Maman

Maman by Louise Bourgeois, Tate Modern, London
Maman by Louise Bourgeois, Tate Modern
Bankside, London, January 2008

See also: The Welcoming Hands

Wednesday, October 7, 2009

At the Gate

Israeli soldiers, Damascus Gate, Old City, Jerusalem
Israeli soldiers outside Damascus Gate
Old City, Jerusalem, June 1992

Tuesday, October 6, 2009

Guard Dog

Safe sleeping in Central Park, New York
Safe sleeping in Central Park
New York, September 2007

Monday, October 5, 2009

Chanel Motorcycle

Chanel motorcycle, place Vendôme, Paris
Chanel’s 2010 pre-spring photo shoot
Place Vendôme, 1er arrondissement
Paris, July 2009

Sunday, October 4, 2009

Vanished Bridge

Pillars of the old Blackfriars Railway Bridge, London
Pillars of the old Blackfriars Railway Bridge
London, January 2008

Saturday, October 3, 2009

White Rabbit

White rabbit, Spice Bazaar, Egyptian Bazaar, Istanbul
Mısır Çarşısı (Spice Bazar)
Istanbul, June 1991

Friday, October 2, 2009

Columbus Circle

Columbus Circle from Time Warner Center, New York
Columbus Circle and Central Park South
from the Time Warner Center
New York, September 2008

Thursday, October 1, 2009

Gare d'Orsay

Former Gare d'Orsay, Musée d'Orsay, Paris
Former railway station destinations
Musée d'Orsay, Paris, July 2009