Walking almost to the water on long wharf, then turning around and pointing straight down State Street, where Custom House sits in the foreground, with the Old State House back in the distance.
Construction of the wharf began around 1710. As originally built the wharf extended from the shoreline adjacent to Faneuil Hall and was one-third of a mile long, thrusting considerably farther than other wharves into deep water and thus allowing larger ships to tie up and unload directly to new warehouses and stores. “Constructed by Captain Oliver Noyes, it was lined with warehouses and served as the focus of Boston’s great harbor.” Over time the water areas surrounding the landward end of the wharf were reclaimed, including the areas now occupied by Quincy Market and the Customs House.
Below are links to a few more galleries and photography work I have on this site. I’m also happy to discuss commission work for specific photography you may be thinking about for your home or commercial space.
Additionally, I am available for professional and enviornmental headshot sessions if you need an update, or have never ventured into an alternative to the garden variety $19.95 portrait session.
My urban, street and “many other things” gallery is still under construction, so this portal doens’t link to anything, yet. I will be working hard to get this gallery populated, soon.