United States of America

Index of blog posts about United States of America

Blip

Today, I start my new job at video hosting startup blip.tv.

Web 2.0, Blip.tv, jobs

Roller Derby

Roller Derby

New York, NY, USA

The Bronx Gridlock and the Queens of Pain met in Manhattan, and I got to take pictures from the ringside.

Gotham Girls, roller derby, skating, sports

Best of breed

Best of breed

New York, NY, USA

The East Village has its own Halloween Parade, with four-legged participants.

dogs, Halloween, Halloween Dog Parade, costumes

James Brown

James Brown

New York, NY, USA

In memory of James Brown, some pictures from his 70th birthday concert in Battery Park.

James Brown, music, soul

Power washer

Power washer

New York, NY, USA

Photographs of the power-washing of 188 Suffolk Street, Manhattan.

power washing, Lower East Side, working at heights

February snow

February snow

New York, USA

Photographs taken in New York during a brief spell of snowy weather.

New York, snow, blizzards

Chinese New Year Parade 2007

Chinese New Year Parade 2007

New York, NY, USA

Gung hei faat choi. It's the Year of the Pig.

New York, Chinese New Year, Chinatown, parades

Dissenting opinion

Dissenting opinion

New York, USA

Vandals have taken to defacing anti-authoritarian wall art in my neighborhood.

New York, Shepard Fairey, wheatpastes, wall art, vandalism

Lunar Eclipse 2007

Lunar Eclipse 2007

New York, USA

A few photographs of the March 3rd lunar eclipse, taken from New York.

lunar eclipses, eclipses, The Moon

Police and fire

Police and fire

New York, USA

Drama - and a touch of farce - on the streets of New York.

NYPD, NYPD ESU, FDNY, police, firefighters

MoDo madness

MoDo madness

New York, USA

The mourning doves have landed, and the cat is going insane.

mourning doves, birds, cats

Great Saunter 2007

Great Saunter 2007

New York, USA

Here we go round the island of Manhattan with the Shorewalkers again.

Great Saunter, Shorewalkers, hiking, New York

Dance Parade 2007

Dance Parade 2007

New York, USA

New York's Dance Parade features every kind of dance and dancer.

dance, Dance Parade, New York

(It's a) Burning car

(It's a) Burning car

New York, USA

A car spontaneously combusts in the street outside my office.

fires, firefighters

Sarasota

Sarasota

Sarasota, FL, USA

TonmoCon was held in Sarasota, FL, this year.

manatees, birds, Florida

Reverend Billy

Reverend Billy

New York, NY, USA

Reverend Billy has been arrested for annoying the cops.

protest, Reverend Billy

Fourth of July 2007

Fourth of July 2007

New York, NY, USA

Taking pictures of the 4th of July fireworks on the Lower East Side.

fireworks, Independence Day, 4th of July

Feast of San Gennaro

Feast of San Gennaro

New York, NY, USA

The Festa di San Gennaro comes back to Little Italy.

fairs, Little Italy, San Gennaro

Photo exhibition

Photo exhibition

New York, NY, USA

Some photographs taken during a recent photography course.

photography, street photography

Halloween Parade 2007

Halloween Parade 2007

New York, NY, USA

Photographs of New York's 2007 Halloween Parade.

Halloween, costumes, parades, New York

Fire on the Bowery

Fire on the Bowery

New York, NY, USA

Photographs of firefighters at a fire in a lighting store on the Bowery.

fires, FDNY, New York

Lunar Eclipse 2008

Lunar Eclipse 2008

New York, USA

A photograph of the February 20th lunar eclipse, taken from New York.

lunar eclipses, eclipses, The Moon

Band rampage

Band rampage

New York, NY, USA

Selected photos of bands that played New York in the first quarter of 2008.

music, bands, shows, New York