First snow in Philly

I took a walk with my camera late this morning to catch the first snowflakes of the season as they fell around the Washington West section of Center City Philadelphia.

Snow covers cars on Spruce Street.

A man shields himself from blowing snow on Washington Square.

A carriage passes along Washington Square.

Snow covers a statues of George Washington.

Large flakes fall on Spruce Street.

Marching for peace in Philadelphia, 2003

Demonstrators march down North Broad Street in Philadelphia in February 2003, voicing their objection to the impending war in Iraq. Police estimated that the crowd numbered 10,000 people.

I captured this image looking north from one of the upper floors of the former Philadelphia Daily News and Inquirer building at 400 North Broad Street.

Metadata: Date: 02/15/03, Time: 12:33:11 p.m., Shutter speed: 1/2500, Aperture: 4.0, ISO: 800, Lens zoomed to: 175mm , Location: Philadelphia, PA, US , Slug: Street Level Philadelphia

Images of Meek

Countless signatures cover portraits of Meek Mill by artist Mark G on display in Center City Philadelphia last week. Mill was sentenced to prison earlier last month for violating probation on a roughly decade-old gun and drug case. Share this!

Leap of faith

While photographing followers who were dancing and chanting, I spotted one man jumping higher than the rest: Hare Krishna celebration is rocking Eakins Oval right now: A post shared by Jim MacMillan (@jimmacmillan) on Sep 23, 2017 at 3:46pm PDT Share this!

Tribute in Light, 2017

I will never forget covering the September 11th attack on New York but I had never gone back for an anniversary until last night. I watched a crowd of hundreds viewing he Tribute in Light from Liberty State Park. The flowers were attached to the Empty Sky memorial, which lists names of 746 New Jersey…

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