Frozen Philly

A fresh coat of snow covers the ground outside 30th Street Station in Philadelphia Thursday afternoon. Extremely cold temperatures are expected Friday.

Winter wreck, 2001

Philadelphia Fire Department medics and firefighters transport an injured person they rescued from an overturned van in Fairmount Park during a snowstorm in 2001. Weather can cause accidents and challenge first responders but it makes work very difficult for news photographers too.

Looking back at 2017

I don’t take pictures for a living anymore but I still carry a camera just about every day. Here are some of my favorite images from last year in chronological order with the captions I included on my Instagram account:

January 13: Huge waves and high tides swamped Eagle Beach in Aruba today.

Click the headline above to view my year in review.

Holiday Panorama

Holiday lights brighten Macy’s in Center City Philadelphia in this panoramic photograph. The display originated in the former Wannamaker Department Store in 1956.

Sign of the times, 2003

Thousands demonstrated along Park Avenue in New York City during meetings of the World Economic Forum at the Waldorf Astorio New York hotel on a freezing January day in 2003.