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Philadelphia Market Street Dusk

The view to Center City, Philadelphia from Market Street, near 30th Street Station.

Philadelphia Schuylkill River Frozen

It’s not often that Philadelphia’s Schuylkill River looks like this.  Two five-degree days will do that, leaving most Philadelphians frozen as well.  Alas, it will be over 50 degrees today and the river, the city and its people have thawed out.  We can only look back on the beautiful, icy views, and recall how we never want to feel that cold again. For more info on the Schuylkill River Trail, visit http://www.schuylkillrivertrail.com/index.php?/trail/overview/philadelphia/

Rittenhouse Square, philadelphia at night, philly, city of brotherly love, philly parks

Philadelphia’s Rittenhouse Square is ripe for classic holiday photos.  The tree is up, the lights are hung, and it’s 65 degrees three days before Christmas.  Maybe not entirely classic.  Snow-covered would have been nice.  Although for the fair-weather photographer, it’s not so bad. After having been away from Philadelphia for over ten years, moving back last week and living just two blocks from this beautiful park is a real treat. It’s also worth… Read More