Wednesday, April 22, 2020

NYC As I Hope To Never See It Again

Pandemic City April 2020

Anyone who knows me has seen how much  I love wandering around the city taking photos. I’d wait patiently in front of some landmark until a yellow cab came into the frame before pressing the shutter. It absolutely breaks to see my adopted city like this. Obviously the loss of human life is far worse but for me the city has its own heartbeat.
We will rise again.

And just as a reminder of what we will return to

Tuesday, April 21, 2020

Pixaloop Animate Your Images

I have been amusing myself playing around with the Pixaloop app. This is just a sample with the free version if I purchase the paid version I will update. It is pretty cool. The clouds and the flock of birds are the added elements.

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Sunday, November 24, 2019

Atlantic City Sunrise

Last year I spent Thanksgiving in Atlantic City, New Jersey. One of my favorite things in watching the sunrise on a beach. This year I’m spending a few days in Philadelphia.

I spent last Thanksgiving in #atlanticcity last year. Loved my #sunrise beach walks. Different plans this year. @ Atlantic City, New Jersey

Posted by Michael Richardson on Sunday, November 24, 2019

Saturday, October 12, 2019

Moore Street, Dublin, Childhood Memories

One of the first memories I have of Moore Street was the slap on the back of my head I received from my father. I thought imitating one of the women selling fruit was hilarious, my father wasn’t of the same opinion. Moore Street was such a part of Dublin life. “Ye want bangers youngfella ?” when selling illegal fireworks. I read recently that the last of the dealers are moving out. It’s a little sad. I stumbled upon this post on Facebook. I wonderful collection of images from not so long ago but a completely different time.

I posted these at midnight in a group called "Dublin Down Memory Lane" and in 40 minutes there were 350 likes! And the...

Posted by Michael Foley on Monday, October 7, 2019