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Brooklyn Heights Promenade is covered with candles the nights after the 9/11 attacks as smoke rises from the World Trade Center site in lower Manhattan. ©Mark D Phillips
Boerum Hill, Brooklyn Heights, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, DUMBO, Gowanus, Park Slope, Red Hook, Beyond South Brooklyn

We will Never Forget. It's been 18 years and it feels like today.

The Rise of Skywalker and my anticipation grows!
Boerum Hill, Brooklyn Heights, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, DUMBO, Gowanus, Park Slope, Red Hook, Beyond South Brooklyn

In 1977, I went and saw Star Wars 19 times before it left our theater in Morganton, NC. Over the 42 years since it came out, I have watched it so many more times, I can't even count.

14th People’s Hall of Fame Awards Ceremony at the Waterfront Museum in Red Hook
Brooklyn Heights, DUMBO, Gowanus, Red Hook

On Saturday, August 24th from 4pm to 7pm, the Waterfront Museum in Red Hook hosts The People’s Hall of Fame Special Reception to honor 9 Waterfront Heroes of New York City with pomp and circumstance, and a reception featuring sea chanties and seafaring music from Staten Island.

This groundbreaking exhibition brings together more than 700 original objects and 400 photographs from over 20 institutions and museums around the world
Beyond South Brooklyn

The singular face of human evil comes to Manhattan as the Museum of Jewish Heritage presents “Auschwitz: Not Long Ago. Not Far Away." and its role in the Holocaust in graphic detail.

Photography Reviews & Events

Movers, Not Shakers! pop up Green Gallery presents “Lost and Found in Brooklyn” on October 19 to 20, 2019, during the Gowanus Open Studios weekend

Movers, Not Shakers! pop up Green Gallery presents “Lost and Found in Brooklyn” on October 19 to 20, 2019, during the Gowanus Open Studios weekend featuring Mark D Phillips' photographic collection of images, from Brooklyn and within Brooklyn, of scenes that no longer exist, including his haunting image of “Satan in the Smoke.”

PHOTOVILLE returns for its eighth year from September 12-22, 2019, transforming picturesque Brooklyn Bridge Plaza in DUMBO beneath the majestic span of the Brooklyn Bridge into an immersive photography village populated by 90+ shipping containers repurposed into galleries.

PHOTOVILLE returns for its eighth year from September 12-22, 2019, transforming picturesque Brooklyn Bridge Plaza in DUMBO beneath the majestic span of the Brooklyn Bridge into an immersive photography village populated by 90+ shipping containers repurposed into galleries.

THE FENCE 8th Edition on view from June 22 through September 2019 in Brooklyn Bridge Park and throughout Dumbo in Brooklyn, New York

Join the opening celebration & walking tour along The FENCE 8th Edition with UPI and many of the selected photographers followed by a drink with the artists on Tuesday, July 23, 2019, at 6:30pm.

Jean Fruth, one of today's pre-eminent baseball photographers, and retiring National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum president, Jeff Idelson, announced the launch of Grassroots Baseball

When two people you highly admire come together with a dream journey down Route 66, all you can do is say "I can't wait to see their results." Jean Fruth, one of today's pre-eminent baseball photographers, and retiring National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum president, Jeff Idelson, launched Grassroots Baseball - dedicated to celebrating the amateur game.

Beyond Brooklyn

Frank Manzi's Magical Mystery Tour at Wayne & Tonja Smith's Magical Backyard Forest in Morganton, NC. ©Mark D Phillips

Frank Manzi brought his music to the backyards and kitchens of his fans with concerts along the east coast in unique settings like Wayne and Tonja's magic forest, their backyard piece of heaven. "Just to hear You Breathe" was breathtaking in the foothills of the Appalaichian Mountains along Moss Creek in Morganton, North Carolina

50 years ago, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first humans to walk on the Moon.

We celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing by Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin during Apollo 11 on July 20, 1969. True heroes to the entire world. And check out the celebration in Washington projecting Apollo 11 on all four sides of the Washington Monument in actual size. It's spectacular.