Marc Explores


Maybe they had my wife and I confused for influential food writers or celebrities (you know–the guy from that personal blog), because that’s how we felt at Amis on Thursday night.  The Washington Square West restaurant, part of the Vetri Family of restaurants (Osteria, Alla Spina, Pizzeria Vetri and simply, Vetri) was lively and packed–smiles and laughter abounded, which is what you want to see after stepping inside from a 12 degree night.  We were promptly seated at the wooden bar in front… Read More

If you’re out to shoot, or just see Philadelphia’s City Hall you should wait until it gets a little dark out and set up shop on Broad Street.  What you have is a nicely lit street with changing colors, cars going by on either side, and of course the focal point of City Hall to the north.  (Do I have to say, be careful and watch for traffic?) You’ll find this shot (or… Read More

Not a bad night.