Chinese New Year 3
Tourists photograph the Lion Dance during the Chinese New Year at Chinatown in Yokohama, Japan near Tokyo. The tradition is believed to bring prosperity and a good harvest for the upcoming year.
The Regulars 2
This is a typical day outside the White House, there are days with lots of protesters and then there’s the regulars...
Machines in the Rain
Vending machine sit in the rain on a street corner in Yokosuka, Japan.
Coffee Machine 1
Evening pedestrian traffic at a coffee machine in Yokosuka, Japan.
Chureito Pagoda 4
Tourists taking photos of the Chureito Pagada with Mount Fuji in the background.
One World Trade Center reflecting in the windows of the National September 11 Memorial & Museum. It is the rebuilt World Trade Center complex in New York City and the tallest building in the US.
A tourist touches the American Flag light at the US Armed Forces Recruiting Station at Times Square in New York City.
People walking by the Enmei-Jizo-Son Shrine in Yokosuka, Japan’s Honch that is dedicated to a guardian deity for children. Stone statues and monuments inside are for the souls lost in the Great Kanto Earthquake of 1923, another is for a mother and her two children killed in a fire around 1930, and many small statues represent guardian deities for the spirits of aborted and miscarried children.
Workers in a Narita, Japan restaurant clean the kitchen at the end of the day.
Rubber Side Down
A police car sits outside the Shell station at the end of Erie Street in Lowell, Arizona.
Looking down Pennsylvania Avenue at the US Capitol Building.
Looking out the window of a Japanese train speeding through the countryside.
A saxophonist takes a break on a street in Shimoda, Japan.
Fresh eels being cleaned at a local restaurant in Narita, Japan.
A Japanese yakitori stand with meat grilled while you wait, 80 Yen per stick, they count them at the end and you pay.
1600 PA Visitors
Visitors at 1600 PA Avenue, the most famous residence in the United States.
A cab from the Broken Spoke Taxi Cab Company sits on the street in Lowell, AZ.
A sign on a brick wall for Cafe Roka in Bisbee, Arizona.
Times Square 5
A food vendor on a side street off of Times Square in New York City.
Fans watching 2018 World Cup game on a television near Times Square in New York City.
A garage door in Bisbee, Arizona with a great VW painting.
An old Shell station in Lowell, Arizona complete with a few antique cars and an old Pepsi machine.
Religion in Puglia
A roadside statue of Mary next to a Trulli house in the Puglia region of Italy.
A car and motorcycle in a small alleyway in Vietri Sul Mare, Italy.
The streets of Shimoda, Japan coming to life on a May morning.
Yokosuka Patios 2
The exterior and patios of a building in Yokosuka, Japan complete with laundry.
A Japanese woman, dressed in a traditional kimono, walks alone in a park.
A stairway decorated for Christmas.
The colorful backside of a building with pipes, red and blue doors, and yellow paint in Yokosuka, Japan.
Lanterns hang on a sidewalk outside a restaurant in Yokosuka, Japan.
Butchered poultry in a window in Yokohama, Japan’s Chinatown.
Traffic Mirror Selfie
Tommy’s Chu-Hi Stand in Yokosuka, Japan; I’ve never been there but it was a good place for a traffic mirror selfie.
Latino Cookout 3
Traditional Latino food served at a festival in Tokyo, Japan.
The Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) Band on the march at the Black Ship Festival in Shimoda, Japan.
Tourists on PA Ave 2
Tourists walking in front of the White House in Washington, DC.
A fisherman repairs his nets in the seaside town of Jogashima, Japan.
Festival Food 4
A local delicacy being prepared at a festival in Shimoda, Japan.
Tourists photograph Czech military personnel on the march through the streets of Prague.
Times Square 1
A cross walk, with cabs waiting for the green light, at Times Square.
In a Yokosuka, Japan alley where customers eat yakitori while the chef prepares more inside the window.
Shell Station 2
An old Shell station in Lowell, Arizona complete with an squad car.
A New York City Police Officer standing in Time Square at the lighted American flag sign on the Armed Forces Recuiting Center.
Traffic passing by Radio City Music Hall in New York City.
I always ask for permission to shoot food on the street, every vendor in NYC said yes. No matter how busy they were, they all allowed me and were nice about it too! Some even took a break, like this guy, who wanted sneak in the photo.
An old Texaco station and Greyhound stop in Lowell, Arizona.
The Street Vendor
I spotted this just walking down the street, near Piazza Dante in Naples, Italy; a very cool little produce cart.
Pugliese Water Spigot
A water spigot on a little street in Alberobello, Italy from 1914.
A lady practices on the tennis courts near Umikazi Park in Yokosuka, Japan.
An upright bass sits while musicians take a break.
Blue Street Barber
A barber shop on Blue Street in Yokosuka, Japan.
The sun peeks out from behind a building at Choyo-mon, the east gate or Morning Sun Gate, of Yokohama’s Chinatown.
Yokosuka Chuo Station
A train passes through Yokosuka, Japan's Chuo Station.
The Cooker 2
Asian dumplings, called dim sum, cooking in a metal steamer in Yokohama's Chinatown near Tokyo.
1949 Pickup 1
An old 1949 pickup truck sits on a street in southern California.
Eel Cleaning 2
Five Japanese ladies watching a Taiko Drum show at the Black Ship Festival in Shimoda, Japan.
A bicyclist passes by a local bar at the Honch in Yokosuka, Japan.
Two woman in kimonos at a corner in Kamakura, Japan.
A man making dough and cutting noodles with knife in Kamakura, Japan.
Times Square 3
Looking up at sky above Times Square and the advertising of New York City.
Erie Street 5
Erie Street in Lowell, Arizona is like walking back in time, old cars in front of old store fronts.
Just about every available space in Bisbee, Arizona is fair game for graffiti or actual artwork. In this case, a beautiful combination of both.
On the Bridge
Looking down on traffic on a bridge in New York CIty.
A photographer taking a photo of a woman in a traditional Japanese kimono in Kamakura, Japan.
Erie Street in Lowell, Arizona is like walking back in time with this old Edsel partially covered with a tarp.
Two Japanese children, in the kimonos, in Kamakura, Japan. This is the first time I actually asked strangers to take their photo…
Two in Kamakura
Two Japanese women in kimonos walking in Kamakura, Japan with their shadows following.
Our girls walking in front of the Caserta Palace in Italy back in 2014.
A dripping water spigot in Rome, Italy.
Old School Obituaries
Local obituaries posted on a neighborhood corner near Spacca Napoli (Naples, Italy).
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