MindStorm Photography Blog and Gallery

Travel Photography by Burt Johnson and Evelyn Johnson

Tagged: New York

Manhattan and a New Camera

We are off on another extended trip, and we will be reporting on our progress over the next six weeks.  We started with a four day stay in Manhattan, and, it was C-O-L-D….We were bundled up with down jackets, ski hats and gloves. Our first stop was at B&H Photo and Video, where I bought ... Read more

Wrapping Up New York

We wrapped up our first week of New York City today, walking our feet off and taking more subways up and down Manhattan.  We started by walking through Central Park, where surprisingly, the Fall colors were still visible. While in the area, we visited Columbia University to check out the campus.  Alice (The High School ... Read more

Liberty In The Rain

To go to the top of the Statue of Liberty requires buying tickets months in advance.  We had ours for today — which turned out to be the only day on our New York trip that was raining.  Besides getting soaked, it gave us lots of photographs of the Manhattan skyline partially hidden in the ... Read more

Exotic New York

Another day of wandering around New York City and running up record numbers on our pedometers. We have gotten used to seeing a lot of fresh fruits and flowers in Ecuador. New York has small corner stands throughout East Village,  with everything just as fresh but having a more polished display. First target neighborhood was Chinatown. ... Read more

The City of the Young

This was a long day of walking and subway-ing (I know it’s not a word, but we did it!) around New York City.  We started by going to the 9/11 memorial where the World Trade Center once stood.  It was massively impressive, with more buildings still going up. The internal display was extremely well done, ... Read more