Black and White Street Photographs of New York City by Matt Weber

February 4, 2016

Harlem 1985

Harlem-StreetLight-1985 copyThis photo and most others are available for documentary use. ©Matt Weber

February 3, 2016

Times Sq. 1989

©Matt WeberRKO-Video-FishbowlBus-TimesSq-1989 copy

January 30, 2016

10th Ave. 1991

©Matt WeberChecker-10th-Ave-1991 copy

January 29, 2016

Times Sq. Blizzard of 2016

©Matt Weber**Times-Snow-Duffy-2 copy

January 27, 2016

Not an ad for über…

©Matt WeberRide-Yellow-Taxi-crash copy

Harlem 1988

This was one of those airport vehicles which were common back in the 1950’s & ’60s.

©Matt Weber
AirportVehicle-Crumbling-1988 copy

January 26, 2016

STUDEBAKER Brooklyn 1985

©Matt Weber
Studebaker-Brooklyn-1985 copy

January 21, 2016

Purple Rain 1985

©Matt WeberPurple-Rain-1985 copy

January 20, 2016

The 59th Street Bridge 1985

There was a small colony of homeless men who lived on the bridge in ’85-86…©Matt Weber59stBridge-Napper-1985 copy

January 15, 2016

Riverside Park 1989

I sort of prefer the overgrown and neglected state of things sometimes…©Matt WeberRiverside-Ballfield-Highway-1989 copy

January 11, 2016

Brooklyn Bridge 1991

Brooklyn-Man-Bridge-Flag-Man-1991 copy

January 7, 2016

Sag Harbor 1989

©Matt WeberLong-Island-Ave-1989 copy

AMX Javelin 1989

From “Crumbling New York”

©Matt WeberAMX-Javelin-1989 copy

January 4, 2016

“Two Cadillacs” Harlem 1987

©Matt Weber2-Caddies-Harlem-1987 copy

January 2, 2016

A Difference of Opinion

**Times-God-Fight! copyFighting about god…

©Matt Weber

December 31, 2015

The Site of the Old Madison Square Garden 1985

1985-Primer-8thAve-1985 copyA parking lot stood where the old MSG was for many years…

©Matt Weber

December 27, 2015

“The Strip” 1985

Cameo-Porn-JohnHolmes-1985 copy 2©Matt Weber

December 22, 2015

View From the World Trade Center 1995

Brooklyn-Bridge-WTC-1995 copy 2©Matt Weber

December 20, 2015

Autumn 1987 (Kodachrome)

post-32-Coupe-1985 copy©Matt Weber

December 17, 2015

Hudson Yards Hooker 1985

Unlikely this one will grace the lobby of one of the new buildings in Hudson Yard, but if they ever want to go back to their roots…©Matt WeberHudson-Hooker+John-1985 copy

December 16, 2015


©Matt Weber 2015OLd-Bus-NYPD-cop copy

December 12, 2015

Coney Island 1985

Coney-1985! copyI’m sure I didn’t even bother to get out of my cab. I was pretty lazy at first. I think this would’ve been Stillwell Ave. and Stauch’s bathhouse in this picture, but I’m no expert. Had I a chance to go back in time, I think I would have concentrated on that colony of telephones poles, in search of an “artsy” snap or two.  I might have even dropped a dime into one of those meters and taken a stroll…



December 10, 2015

Old New York Diptych 1985

©Matt Weber1969-PlymouthTAXI-EN2-Phone copy

December 7, 2015

“The 59th Street Bridge Photo (Feelin’ Groovy)” 1985

59st-TrolleyTicketBooth!-1985 copy©Matt Weber

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