Beyond Tagging – Street Art in Williamsburg

Political statements, humor, The KFC Colonel are all part of the experience as you walk around certain areas of Williamsburg, Brooklyn and take in the work from local artists.  These pieces adorn the sides of vacant warehouses, fences and any other stationary objects in sight.  It is worth getting a group of friends together to spend some time in the neighborhood and get some pictures to share with non New Yorkers (or your instagram account.)

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Brooklyn Street Art

If you live in the city and have a weekday off, or just want to skip work for the day then head over to Williamsburg for some great street art photos.  Just walk a few blocks away from the main retail area of Bedford avenue and you will see that local artists have been adding murals and characters to the sides of warehouses in the neighborhood.  The artwork is really well done and would be great to add to your portfolio.

Is ACME Smoked Fish Open To The Public?

ACME Smoked Fish Co., located in Williamsburg, Brooklyn has been in operation since 1906.  I discovered the factory when I was walking around the neighborhood and saw a line of trucks with the ACME label.  I also started smelling a nice mix of brine and sweet smoke in the air which led me to the doors of this NYC institution.

JFK Airport Photography

By Seth Fera-Schanes There are 3 main airports in the NYC area (LaGuardia, Newark and JFK.)  If you have lived in the city for any length of time you have experienced all 3 and undoubtedly have your travel hardship stories for each one.  Regardless of some slight inconveniences, […]