If you have to drive…

I really don’t know anything about cars. I don’t even like driving anymore, but maybe I would if I had unlimited wealth. Meanwhile, I found the most unforgettable collection I have ever seen while visiting the Petersen Automotive Museum last month in Los Angeles.

Donkey wagon

Fiberglass donkeys wait inside a truck in the Center City section of Philadelphia on Thursday, June 29th, as crews worked to install 57 of them around the city in preparation for the upcoming Democratic National Convention. The Donkeys Around Town were painted by local artists to represent the fifty states, Washington, D.C. and the six U.S. territories. Photograph by…

Here’s something you don’t see every day

When I was a newspaper photographer, it wasn’t unusual to spend all day walking or driving around Philadelphia looking for an unusual subject to photograph, but I simply strolled out of my back alley this afternoon and spotted this character: Guy on our corner a few minutes ago said he was a sea cucumber. #IDK. BTW it's…

#Snowpocalypse 2016

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: Frosted Philadelphia rooftop snow view of blizzard #Jonas from the Washington West section of Center City: A post shared…

Bright spot

The makeover of this formerly not-so-attractive parking garage — now known as the Parkade on 8th — has to be one in Center City Philadelphia’s biggest improvements of 2015. The 50-year-old structure had been an eyesore for as long as I can remember. From the Philadelphia Inquirer: Parking Authority brings light to dank garage

Ornament selfie

Loved the look of Philadelphia City Hall reflected from an ornament on the Christmas tree in the courtyard this morning. But I couldn’t figure out how to keep myself out of the picture while using the wide angle lens of the iPhone.