Photo Daily: Long Beach Christmas Tree

It’s been a long time, Gentle Readers. Hello again. I’ve said forever that one year I was going to take the month of December off and go somewhere – not cold. And so, greetings from the warm West Coast and the cozy front porch of one of my close friends and her Long Beach Christmas Tree. …

Photo Daily: Rainy Crossing in Streeterville

  I don’t really mind the rain. I actually like it. Living in Chicago, I know that rain is always better than snow. I made this photograph during a mid afternoon downpour, so heavy, that it looked like evening at 2 in the afternoon. I got a bit drenched, standing out there with my camera, …

Photo Daily: If You See Her, Say Hello from Berlin

  I was in Berlin for a screening of a film I edited that was being shown as part of the Berlin Underground Film Festival. It was 1995 and only a few years since the Berlin Wall came down. Plenty of evidence of that still everywhere. But Berlin has a strong heart and the people …