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Noteworthy Photography

  • Burning Flags Press
    The website of Glen E. Friedman. Renowned for both his work with musicians like Fugazi, Minor Threat, Public Enemy, the Beastie Boys, Slayer (and many, many more) as well as his groundbreaking documentation of the burgeoning skateboard phenomenon in the late `70's, Glen has been privvy to (and has summarily captured on film) some of the coolest stuff ever. He's also an incredibly insightful and nice guy to boot.
  • SoHo Blues - Photography by Allan Tannenbaum
    Allan Tannenbaum is a local photographer who has been everywhere and shot everything, from members of Blondie hanging out at the Mudd Club through the collapsing towers of the World Trade Center on September 11th. You could spend hours on this site, and I have.
  • Robert Otter Photographs
    Amazing vintage photographs of New York City, specifically my own neighborhood, Greenwich Village.
  • oboylephoto
    Just some intensely cool photographs of abandoned places.
  • Rikki Ercoli's Legends of Punk
    Much like Glen E. Friedman (see above), Rikki Ercoli has managed to catch some amazing bands in their manic element.
  • Lost & Found Film
    A fascinating website devoted to undeveloped film found in vintage camers. A curious mixture of interesting and spooky.
  • Pinhole Photography by Veronica Saddler
    NYC landmarks shot through a pinhole lens. Neat-o.
  • Eugene Merinov
    Compelling shots of Punk, Post-Punk and New Wave band performing live in various long-lost venues in a pre-sanitized New York City. Great stuff!
  • Edward Colver

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October 23, 2012



The photo angle is confusing. Is that taken while standing on 2nd street, pointing toward Ave B? Because if it isn't, then I'd say the photo is flipped (inside out).
anyway... Sure miss those watermelon vodka slushies on a sweltering summer night there.


I miss these last days of NYC. That area is a graveyard of condos, soulless stores and average guy bars now. NY is dead.


I used to live across the street and have recently been scanning all my old negatives.... Imagine my surprise when I found some shots of the Gas Station that I must have leaned out of the window to shoot.

That collage that you posted to is offline but I decided to make my own with photoshop. You don't know what you've got 'til it's gone.

Leif Harmsen

My image isn't offline, this blog just got the url wrong. It's

But better enter on the actual page so you can the the original rather than this copy.

Whatthehuh: It's not inside out or flipped, though I like both those ideas. The photos were taken from up high across the street. "Victoria" used to sell junk from the doorway of that burned out building and she let me in to take the pictures.

Joncro: I love your collage! What year was that?
- Leif Harmsen

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