Leif’s Winter Watch

Leif’s Winter Watch

This life-size bronze statue memorializes Leif Eriksson, the Norse explorer believed to be the first European to set foot on North America. Originally sited to overlook the Charles River, Eriksson stands atop a boulder and shields his eyes as if surveying unfamiliar...
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.
Longfellow Bridge

Longfellow Bridge

The Longfellow Bridge rehabilitation project has been going on for about 5 years now, at a cost of more than a quarter-billion dollars. The bridge, formally dedicated in 1907 carries close to 30,000 cars a day. It’s fantastic to finally see the completed facade and...
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...
Winthrop & the Boston Skyline

Winthrop & the Boston Skyline

It may only be a relatively small hill on Deer Island, but the view from up here is pretty expansive.  From this vantage point I was able to get some of the other harbor islands in on the far left. 93 in Boston is visible way off in the distance on the left, and the...