Raining Under Manhattan Bridge

Posted by on Dec 20, 2015 in essays, places, Street Photography | No Comments
Raining Under Manhattan Bridge

Under the Manhattan Bridge overpass and east of Bowery lies Little Fuzhou (New Chinatown). This photo essay is a collection of images captured in this neighborhood on a rainy October morning. Looking down on Bowery, from our hotel’s rooftop, before heading out. Fuzhou is the capital of China’s southeastern coastal province of Fujian. In 1683, […]

Maine Avenue Fish Market – Forgotten Summer of 2015

Maine Avenue Fish Market – Forgotten Summer of 2015

The Maine Avenue Fish Market is one of the few remaining open air seafood markets in the United States. This vibrant market, in the shadows of Interstate 395, is situated along the banks of the Washington Channel in Southwest Washington, DC. History After the civil war, Southwest DC was developed to provide inexpensive housing for […]

Abandoned Japanese House

Posted by on Jul 26, 2014 in places, Taiwan | No Comments
Abandoned Japanese House

location: Pingtung City, Taiwan date: January 2014 I know little about the history of this house but find it fascinating. Although Japanese architecture is common in Pingtung City, this particular house is unusual. Single family Japanese houses are typically constructed of brick and cypress wood with pitched roofs covered in black tiles. Sadly, many of […]