A Little Gratitude In Hell’s Kitchen

Recently I was given a task by a long-lost friend found via Facebook: list three things that you’re grateful for every day for a week. This would also give her a peek into my daily life,… Continue reading

Wall of windows

Weak winter light makes Swiss artist Ugo Rondinone’s installation of 52 coloured mirror glass windows glow. Taken at the Boston ICA, November 2009. In response to the Weekly Photo Challenge.

Bridge of Sighs

  We love shooting the same thing over and over again in different conditions. Check out our friendly neighborhood tree weathering the seasons in Spring Has Sprung.     In response to the Weekly… Continue reading

Let Sleeping Dogs Lie

Tuesday afternoon, Sarajevo—stray dogs sleep in the shade of Saraci Street. We were first drawn to Sarajevo’s street dogs because they seem to come in two flavors: massive and shaggy like St Bernards… Continue reading

Sarajevo Shop Fronts

In the narrow streets of Sarajevo’s Old Town, the brilliant fall light showcased the shops and their wares. In Timbuktu and Italy doorways caught our eye. Windows in  Switzerland and Gloucester reflected the respective cultures. In Sarajevo… Continue reading

Sarajevo—Street Signs

Sarajevo’s long and storied history is reflected not only in its architecture, but in what covers the buildings. Ottoman, Austro-Hungarian and Communist buildings testify to the Balkan’s layered past, but what unites these buildings… Continue reading

Sarajevo street life

Sarajevo, Sunday afternoon—early autumn sunlight cuts along Ferhadija and Saraci streets spotlighting people out for their Sunday stroll. Like the Italian passeggiata we observed in Brindisi, there is something joyous in the simple pleasure… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Endurance

Rush hour in eastern Chad       In response to the Weekly Photo Challenge.

Scotland—Signs o’ the Times

As Scotland turns out today to vote on the historic referendum for Scottish independence, we bring you these signs of the times from our Scottish correspondents. With the polls showing an almost even Yes/No split,… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Humanity

Rush hour, Grand Central Station, New York.   Taken from Grand Central Light   In response to the Weekly Photo Challenge.