Tag: NYC

Photographing Halloween and Vampires

Photographing Halloween, Vampires and Other Related Subjects and Stories Several years ago I had my first Village Halloween Parade experienced. I walked with my friend, who’s also my very first model. He wore his self-made dark angel wings. I went as his photographer. As today is October 31, here are a few ideas for photographing ...

9/11 Tribute Lights. Photo by Alina Oswald.

Tribute in Light: September 11, 2017

Tribute in Light Photographing the 9/11 Tribute Lights   Each year, on September 11, I go out to photograph the ceremonies and Tribute Lights. Every chance I get, throughout the entire year, I try to photograph stories and events related to 9/11. In my previous blog post, shared a few images and ideas of how ...

When All You Have Is an iPhone

What to do when you unexpectedly end up photographing performances and shows with your smartphone   This past Sunday I went to see Steve Hayes perform Now That I Mention It at Pangea, in New York City. I had interviewed and photographed the award-winning comedian and actor for A&U Magazine, and I was looking forward ...