Photo Updates: The Berlin Modular Society #10 Concert

Responding to a Call for Submissions and using my photography for a good cause For the past month or so, … More

Ground Zero, NYC. Photo by Alina Oswald.

World Trade Center

Photographing the World Trade Center area in New York City Tomorrow is the first day of September. For twenty years … More

New York, NY

This past weekend was a holiday weekend–Memorial Day weekend–here, in the U.S.. It was a rainy, cold weekend, too. And … 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 after sunset, seen through a foreground bokeh of Christmas lights. ©Alina Oswald. All Rights Reserved.

Creative Photography Ideas for the Holidays

Holiday Lights Bokeh as Foreground, Background or Subject ‘Tis the season yet, again, this year, and although I’m never in … More

“Angel in Central Park” - lensbaby b&w image of the Bethesday Angel (fountain statue) in Central Park. Inspired by the movie Angels in America. ©Alina Oswald

Angel in Central Park

The story of a black-and-white Lensbaby photograph on World AIDS Day 2020 Angels in America has been a source of … More

Four Freedoms Park on Roosevelt Island, NYC. Photo by Alina Oswald.

Four Freedoms Park Photography

Art as a Means for Exploring, Documenting and Learning from History While oftentimes underappreciated, art is perhaps a multi-layered, complex … More

Times Square in b&w. Photo by Alina Oswald.

Photographing in Times Square on Coming Out Day

Photographing portraits in Times Square.