photography

Nereus, 2014 (Courtesy of Steven Hirsch)

Photographer Finds Beauty In Gowanus Canal Slime

The photos appear in an exhibit at the Lilac Gallery in the Flatiron District from Wednesday until Dec. 1.

11/12/2014

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The 10 Most Photographed Places On Earth

There’s only one rule to keep in mind when traveling: If you don’t take photos, it didn’t happen. (That, and don’t drink the tap water.)

04/03/2014

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9 Professional Tips For Taking Insane Adventure Photographs

Jeremiah Watt captures people dangling off boulders and surfing down mountains, highlining between cliffs and deepwater diving into the abyss. We asked Watt for his top tips for taking amazing adventure photographs, and here’s what he had to say.

03/14/2014

Sandy-damaged photos (Credit: CBS 2)

Sandy-Damaged Photos Bring New Acclaim To Photographer

Much of Randy Taylor’s previous work as a documentary-style photographer was changed forever after Superstorm Sandy.

02/15/2014

Breezy Point 1 Year After Superstorm Sandy (credit: Paul Lurrie)

Belle Harbor Man Documents Sandy Recovery Through Photographs

Three days after Sandy devastated the Rockaways, Paul Lurrie started snapping pictures. Lurrie said for months the landscape around Belle Harbor, Neponset and Breezy Point remained the same.

10/29/2013

Greg Hindy (via Greg Hindy's Kickstarter Campaign)

Yale Grad Celebrating 22nd Birthday By Walking Across Country In Silence

While many people celebrate their birthday and college graduation with a loud party, one graduate of Yale University has decided on a quieter approach.

07/09/2013

Sree Tips: Better Smartphone Photos (credit: CBS2)

Sree Tips: Taking Better Photos With Your Smartphone

If you only use your built-in camera, you are missing the opportunity to shoot better photos.

05/15/2013

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DKNY, Photographer Settle After Store Uses ‘Humans Of New York’ Photos Without Permission

The DKNY fashion label is making a charitable donation, after the photographer behind the popular “Humans of New York” project discovered that the label had used his photos without permission in a Bangkok store.

02/26/2013

Sarai Sierra (credit: Handout via CBS 2)

Blow To The Head Blamed For Staten Island Woman’s Death In Turkey

A fatal blow to the head was the cause of death for a Staten Island woman who had only wanted to make a journey to Istanbul, Turkey, to take photographs.

02/03/2013

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The 5 Best Up-and-Coming New York Artists

New York is home to a number of artists who create innovative and exciting works and yet do not have quite the recognition that they deserve. Below, find a list of the top emerging artists in New York City today.

07/23/2012

Woman and Child on Metro-North (credit: Andrew Vazzano)

Connecticut Blogger Coincidentally Snaps Photo Of Woman Sought By Police

When blogger Andrew Vazzano commutes from New York to Norwalk, he snaps photos of interesting people riding the Metro-North train. What he snapped on Wednesday turned out to be very interesting.

02/03/2012

"Batman" in Grand Central Terminal - New York, NY (credit: Brandon Stanton)

Brandon Stanton Captures The Faces Of New York For ‘Photo Census’

One New Yorker has spent the past year capturing the city through the faces of its people.

01/31/2012

Abelardo Morell

Eye On New York: On Art

NEW YORK (CBS 2) — CBS 2’s Maurice DuBois sits down with photographer Abelardo Morell to discuss an innovate style known as camera obscura.

10/31/2010