Mirror image: Philadelphia City Hall

If you walk past the west side of Philadelphia City Hall just after they have turned off the Dilworth Park fountains, you have just a short time to view a perfect reflection of the building before all the water drains away or evaporates. I have stumbled across the opportunity just a few times, including when…

Philadelphia fireworks

Fireworks appear to explode over the Philadelphia skyline during a display launched outside Citizens Bank Park after the Phillies game on Saturday, July 2nd. Photograph by Jim MacMillan Share this!

#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…

Snowy Sunday

We’ve been back from Aruba for more than was week, but the wet wintry weather on Washington Square was still a chilly reality check Sunday afternoon: Wet, wintry weather on Washington Square: A post shared by Jim MacMillan (@jimmacmillan) on Jan 17, 2016 at 1:18pm PST More: 1, 2, 3 Share this!

Going under

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: Into the Deep: Kathy got me to take a submarine down to some reefs and shipwrecks off Aruba this…

One Happy Island

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. Share this!