Pigeon English (Book Cover)

Ciao! The Italian edition of Steven Kelman's Pigeon English (which has been shortlisted for the 2011 Mann Booker Prize) features a slightly doctored up photo of mine on the cover! Below is the original photograph, which I shot in Hoboken NJ in 2006.

And here's a trailer for the book (in English).

Molto bene! Go buy a copy...


Behind the Scenes: High Line Section 3/Hasselblad H4D-40

A few weeks back, I spent an evening alone, autumnal breeze blowing off the Hudson, watching the sun set on Section 3 of the High Line. I wasn't really alone though--there was the everpresent buzz and glow of the city as a counterpoint to the rustling of the grasses. And there was also the Hassy...


High Line: The Inside Story of New York City's Park in the Sky

Here's a tip. Go out and buy the new book about the High Line--High Line: The Inside Story of New York City's Park in the Sky. Written by Friends of the High Line founders Joshua David and Robert Hammond, it features anecdotes, photographs, sketches, and artwork all of which tell the rich story of the High Line. My photographs also feature prominently! Get your copy here.


Owen Wright: Quik Pro Winner

The winner of the Quik Pro NY was the solid-surfing up-and-comer, Owen "don't call me Wilson" Wright. He's been nipping at Slater's heels all season, and had previously just lost out to him out at Teahupoo. Owen surfs big and has a bright future.