High skies, beach days, bbqs, fireworks, no school, camping, thunderstorms, and suntans are just some of what we love about
Photographer Winfield Parks traveled extensively, shooting photos for magazines like National Geographic, where he was a staff photographer between 1961 and his death in 1977. He took this photograph on the beach in Rio De Janiero in September of 1962. I was having a conversation with a friend recently about how we associate certain visuals and colors with different seasons and months during the year. Everything in this photo from the hazy high sky, to
On an early Spring morning I met a friend at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. We had decided to get together during a weekday at the time of opening to drift through the museum. At 10AM the MET is a tranquil place. While attending Pratt I visited the MET with great regularity, but not recently. It’d been almost a year since I had last, and for the first time, the moment I approached the MET’s beautiful front plaza on Fifth Avenue, the museum felt very familiar to me.
I decided to try something new: I didn’t take a map with me through the museum. (more…)Read More