We’re doing OK but news reports say that this weekend’s Blizzard Jonas was the fourth biggest snowstorm on record in Philadelphia. Here’s a rooftop view taken Saturday of the Washington West section of Center City Philly:
Philadelphia firefighters and onlookers gather at the scene Wednesday morning after a four-alarm fire heavily damaged an apartment house Tuesday night in Center City. Photos by Jim MacMillan. Click to enlarge:
The Media Consortium — an international network of over 70 leading independent progressive journalism organizations — has invited me to talk about Periscope for journalists when they hold their #TMC2016 conference in Philadelphia next month. Here’s more info on my session:Beyond Facebook and Twitter ” TMC Media 2016
While in Aruba last week, Kathy and I spent one afternoon viewing reefs, sea life and shipwrecks 130 beneath the ocean’s surface through the oversized porthole of an Atlantis VI submarine. I posted more photos on Instagram:
I am beginning the new year with a week in Aruba, otherwise known as “One Happy Island.” I waded into the warm waters to photograph these Pelicans on Divi Beach a couple of nights ago, and you can see more of my photos from this trip on Instagram now.
I photographed Philadelphia’s early News Year’s Eve fireworks over the Delaware River near the Ben Franklin Bridge Thursday evening.
Next, I am starting 2016 with a trip which may keep me off the grid for much of the next week or so.
Happy New Year!