Category: Photography

Highlighting New York, US cities and international locations, we look to inspire our readers through photography to get out and explore!

Signs and Street Art: A Photo Tour Through Williamsburg

By Seth Fera-Schanes Williamsburg, Brooklyn is known for great shops, restaurants and individuals using all available outdoor space to express their artistic point of view. I spent the morning in the neighborhood shopping for the holiday season and taking pictures along the way.  This is a great area […]


Take A Bite Out Of The Big Apple

By Seth Fera-Schanes Here is a project for New York City residents and incoming tourists.  Dedicate one weekend day to explore the city.  Like really explore.  Get out the door at 9am and start walking.  Not a few blocks.  Not one specific neighborhood.  Like 8 miles of traversing […]

Fall Afternoon in Harlem

By Seth Fera-Schanes The weather decided to jump from the mid-30’s to a sunny 55 degree day today.  This meant people were out on the streets enjoying Sunday afternoon and getting their Thanksgiving grocery shopping done a little early this year.  As for me, I opted to walk […]

Green with Envy

By Seth Fera-Schanes We are entering late August and summer is starting to wane.  Each day brings an earlier sunset and cooler temperatures.  The progression is gradual but inevitable.  Soon autumn will be here which does have me excited but sometimes I want to hang onto a few […]

What is Vinegar Hill?

By Seth Fera-Schanes An enigma among New York City neighborhoods,  Vinegar Hill is a small area of Brooklyn nestled between D.U.M.B.O and the Brooklyn Naval Yard.  Stand on a corner and face one direction and you are met with cobblestone streets and seemingly abandoned houses that could be straight […]

Change Your Perspective

By Seth Fera-Schanes Make a few simple adjustments and see New York City in an entirely new way.  Seek out your favorite rooftop, bike across the Brooklyn Bridge, lay flat on the corner of Christopher St and Gay St and just start snapping away.  The different angles and […]

Summer Evening In Manhattan

By Seth Fera-Schanes Rain showers are not uncommon throughout the summer in New York City.  If you get your timing right, there are some great rainbows you can photograph over the city after a storm.  I was able to capture one and then took some additional photos of […]

The Bailey Mansion

By Seth Fera-Schanes Located uptown and accessible by the A,B,C and D trains the James Bailey Mansion is worth a quick visit.  You can get close to the house for pictures but it is privately owned so you will not get to go inside to explore.  The house […]