Kurt Weston photography at OCCCA

Portraits Through Time

An interview with award-winning photographer Kurt Weston about art, photography, and surviving two pandemics The 2020 coronavirus pandemic brought everything … More

Rainbow Balloons for JC Pride Fest. ©Alina Oswald.

NJ Pride Month

~It’s summer (still) in the city, and Pride, too~ As it turns out, it’s been a pretty busy summer, August … More

Backbone in Black and White. ©Alina Oswald. All Rights Reserved.

Backbone

A look back at my first photography show I only caught glimpses of the 2020 Summer Olympics closing ceremony this … More

Rainbow Flag at Night

Photographing Pride

It’s June, it’s summer, and it’s Pride Month. As I’ve covered and photographed Pride-related events for years, and have always … More

Panoramic image of Manhattan skyline at sunset, displaying “I Want to Thank You” sign. ©Alina Oswald. All Rights Reserved.

2020 – My COVID-19 Year in Review

This year might be drawing to an end, but the coronavirus pandemic defining it is far from over and not … More

NYC Pride 2020 Fireworks. ©Alina Oswald.

Half-Year Mark: Six Notes for the First Six Months of 2020

Six notes for the first six months of 2020.

Rainbow Flag at Night

Photographing LGBTQ+ Activists

On art and activism, collectives and community responses “[…] Everything about political and social engagement is a part of a … More