The Tranquil Charles

The Tranquil Charles

I arrived at the Frances Appleton Bridge yesterday overlooking the Charles River in the late afternoon.  It was very sunny, and there were dozens of sailboats. In just about an hour the clouds had moved in, the boats were gone, and the temperature seemed much colder....
Custom House and Old State House

Custom House and Old State House

With Exchange Place and The Custom House in the background, this view of the Old State House really puts things in perspective. I’ve seen many old photos of the Old State House when it was easy to see from quite a distance. Today, you have to almost run into it before...
The Melting Spot

The Melting Spot

I was briskly cycling down the Charles moving to another spot for the sunset when I caught a glimpse of this reflection from a building at MIT spilling over the river.  I was caught by the illusion of the reflected sun spot creating the thawed area in the river. I...
Rolling out the Yellow Carpet

Rolling out the Yellow Carpet

The Boston Common and the Public Garden are so beautiful this time of year, and it’s hard not to walk through over the bed of yellow pedals.  I’m in the Public Garden here, with the Ether Monument in the background.
Trinity Church

Trinity Church

Trinity church is one of the many places that’s photographed in Boston by natives and tourists alike, gazillions of times each year. Because of how built up the city is all around Copley Square it’s difficult to approach photography of this amazingly historical...