Wednesday, December 31, 2008

Bretagne, hiver 2008 - Brittany (France), winter 2008

Ces photos ont été prises dans le Golfe du Morbihan, à Larmor-Baden, au château de Kerguéhennec (près de Locminé), à la pointe du Grand-Mont, et dans les villages de Saint Gildas de Rhuys, et de Noyalo.

These pictures were taken in December 2008 in Brittany (Gulf of Morbihan) in the towns of Larmor-Baden, at the castle of Kerguéhennec (near Locminé), and in the villages of St Gildas de Rhuys, and Noyalo.

Sunday, December 7, 2008

Revisiting trips to the balkans - spring, summer 2008

With the end of the year approaching and temperatures in New York barely above freezing. I felt like revisiting the trips I took this year during Spring and Summer. Here is a selection of photos taken in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, and Montenegro during my visits.

Left: Vlada with his aunt Ljilja, Belgrade, Serbia, August 2008.

Wildflowers, Tuzla, BiH, April 2008.

Man going to town, Tuzla, BiH, April 2008.

Old tombstone near mosque, Travnik, BiH, April 2008.

View of surrounding mountains from the fortress (Stari Grad), Travnik, BiH, April 2008.

Boy on bicycle next to orthodox church, Travnik, BiH, April 2008.

Plum tree orchard, Ljig, Serbia, August 2008.

Friends and family, Ljig, Serbia, August 2008.

Restaurant, Novi Sad, Serbia, August 2008.

Boy riding bicycle on town square, Sremski Karlovci, Serbia, August 2008.

Shadows on walls, Sremski Karlovci, Serbia, August 2008.

Soccer practice, Ada Ciganlija, Belgrade, August 2008.

Two friends, Budva, Montenegro, August 2008.

Fortress wall, sea and mountains, Budva, Montenegro, August 2008.

Bay of Kotor at dusk, Montenegro, August 2008.

Sunday, November 2, 2008

NYC, Sunday, November 2nd, 2008

Sunday in New York. This was the day of the New York City marathon. These pictures were taken at the 42nd street stop of the NYC subway, in the Conservatory Garden at the North-eastern end of Central Park, and at the Children's sculpture near the Cathedral Church of St John the Divine (Morningside Heights).

Sunday in New York

pictures were taken on Sunday October 18, 2008, in Chelsea (9th avenue, 21st, 20th and 16th streets), Tribeca (Hudson street), Battery Park City and Hudson River Park (at Canal street). The rose is from the grounds of the Theological Seminary between 9th and 10th Avenues at 20th street. The Japanese anemones were in a courtyard garden in front of a brownstone on 20th street.

Monday, October 6, 2008

A weekend at the seaside

The beach at Belmar, New Jersey, October 4th, 2008.

Our Bosnian friend Asmir celebrating after his first ever swim in the Atlantic Ocean.

Tanya, Vlada and Asmir strategizing on the terrace in front of the plant shed.

Tanya and Pedro's house in Belmar, New Jersey.

Beach tags and gardening gloves, Belmar, New Jersey, October 2008.

Victorian houses of Ocean Grove.

Vlada, Tanya, Pedro and Asmir (taking pictures) on the beach at low tide in Ocean Grove, New Jersey.

Long shadows on the beach, Ocean Grove, New Jersey, October 2008.