Los Salvadorans


I said it many times. The blogosphere is a place where you can find beautiful people who can become friends for life. It worked for me, it could work for anybody. One of this friends is Christopher from milfordstreet.wordpress.com. A wonderful person and a very gifted man. He’s also a very talented photographer. Because of…

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Sign of the Times


Guest Post by Christopher O’Keefe … …      A few week’s ago, I was out making photos in Boston and passed by this colorful sign. Sadly, the bar had gone out of business and only the sign remained. Looking at the image made me think of all of the signs I have made images of…

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Say Hello to My Little Friend


Guest Post by Christopher O’Keefe … …       I’ve seen this guy (or gal) a lot lately on one of the local hiking trails. He is a North American porcupine. The name is not that flattering, it means “quill pig” in old French. When I first saw him, he would just curl up in…

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Boston’s Castle


Guest Post by Christopher O’Keefe … …      Why is there a stone castle, complete with a tower and moat, in the heart of a modern US city? Were these high walls the home of royalty or noblemen?     In a sense, yes….and no. In the late 1800s, the nobles of Boston, the wealthy…

Simplicity


… Nestled in the hills of Western Massachusetts is a place that looks like it is frozen in time. Many years ago, Hancock Massachusetts was a Shaker community. The Shakers were a Christian sect founded in the 18th century. They were known for living simply and for their exquisite craftsmanship. Very few remain today but…

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Chinatown – Boston, Part II


Guest Post by Christopher O’Keefe … …       The gateway to Boston’s colorful Chinatown. Eat some gourmet dumplings, sip some Tsingtao beer and play a bit of mahjong in the park. … look around! By the same Author: Farm House … … Christopher       Photography is my artistic passion in life. There…

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Chinatown – Boston


Guest Post by Christopher O’Keefe … …       Cars double parked waiting for takeout orders while diners consume buffet and special lobster under the lion’s watchful gaze. … look around! By the same Author: Drawbridge at Eel Pond  … See also: “Seagulls of Stockholm” “Wounded Soul“ … Christopher       Photography is my artistic…

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Rainy Sunday


… As a photographer, I love gorgeous light. Mornings around sunrise are my favorite; the light is just golden. But you can’t always choose your light. As a full-time student, the only time to make photos that I had this week was a rainy Sunday morning. But monochrome works well in this weather. I drove…