New York Street Photographs by Matt Weber

November 26, 2014

Lower East Side 1986

lower-east-sideI think these tenements were on or near East Houston Street.

©Matt Weber

Winter is Coming…

UMBRELLA-2012 copy©Matt Weber

November 25, 2014

Woolworth’s 1985

Woolworths-1985 copyFinally the taxpayer on the left is going to be razed and make way for another high-rise. Surprisingly the one on the right, owned by Zabar’s may stay put for awhile…

©Matt Weber

November 24, 2014

Chrysler 1987

chrysler-nyc©Matt Weber

November 23, 2014

The Bronx 1989

bronx-1980's-urbanblight©Matt Weber

November 21, 2014

Stripping Cars 1988

stripping-cars-nycAnother image from the good old days when your car could vanish instantly and then be stripped in broad daylight!

©Matt Weber

November 11, 2014

Urban Blight 1988

welfare-hotels-nyc-1980sThere were quite a few welfare hotels around Herald and Greeley Square back in the ’80s and this pictures is one of my better views of what the welfare kids did with their “spare time”

©Matt Weber

JFK Airport 1988

jfk-airport ©Matt Weber

November 10, 2014

Delancey St. 1985

DelanceySt-1985 copy©Matt Weber

Chelsea 1989

empire-state-matt-weberThe opening frame from “More than the Rainbow”

©Matt Weber

November 9, 2014


empire-state-building©Matt Weber

November 1, 2014

NYC 2014

rolls-royce-NYC-Matt-Weber©Matt Weber

October 18, 2014

Urban Prisoners 1988

UrbanPrisoners-Playground-1988-2 copy©Matt Weber

October 13, 2014

Number Nine 1989

9W57Street-1989 copy©Matt Weber

October 3, 2014

The Astrotower 2010

coney-island-astrotower-matt-weber©Matt Weber

August 27, 2014

Upper West Side 2014

basketball-matt-weber©Matt Weber

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