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

July 30, 2016

Chinese Restaurant Harlem 1988

©Matt WeberHarlem-Asian-Easter-Toddler-1988 copy

“Dad” 2016

I have cut back on my cigar intake lately, but watching this guy smoke a stogie with his daughter, who needs a son?…©Matt Weber**Times-CIGAR-Woman-dad copy

July 29, 2016

8th Ave Kodachrome 1987

©Matt Weberpost-8thAve-Old-New--1987 copy

July 28, 2016

NYC 2016

©Matt Weber**8th-SHirt-Man-Hanger copy

July 27, 2016

“CHIPS Mural” Los Angeles 1992

BUCKLE-UP!-LA-1992 copy 2Fortunately I didn’t have any interactions with the famous highwaymen of southern California during my stay there…

©Matt Weber

July 26, 2016

Greenwich Village 2016

©Matt Weber**gay-pride-BUS-Primer copy

July 25, 2016

Tightrope Walker Slipping at Madison Square Garden 1992

©Matt WeberOoops-Circus-Highwire-1996 copy

July 24, 2016

Black man watching me photograph a white man wearing a dress…

**Gay-Pride-sub-black-door-man- copyI saw the Diane Arbus exhibit and the titles were virtual descriptions of what she had photographed. I figure if it’s good enough for the Met…

 

©Matt Weber 2016

July 23, 2016

Bronx Graffiti 1989

©Matt WeberStayHigh-149-Tag-1989 copy

July 22, 2016

NYC 1985

©Matt Weberpost-Carvel-Legs-1985 copy

July 21, 2016

Lower East Side 1988

©Matt WeberChico-Mural-Vertical-1988 copy

July 20, 2016

“Under Construction” 2010

©Matt WeberSub-SlatsSunlight-96thSt-2010

July 19, 2016

Untitled 2016

©Matt WeberIBBY-Twice-Mirror copy

July 18, 2016

bubblegum

©Matt Weber 2016**8th-Chewing-GUM copy

July 17, 2016

“Candy-Toys” Ozone Park, Queens 1985

You can almost hear someone blasting some Doo-Wop from their ’57 Chevy…Almost.

©Matt WeberCokeButtons-Queens-1985 copy

July 16, 2016

“Lost & Found” 2010

I spent almost an hour searching for this picture. When I took it, I felt that the lack of critical focus was a big problem, so I didn’t segregate the image in a way in which I could easily find it. The UV filter had fogged up leaving only the young Latina in focus. Yet despite the softness of the picture, I have had this one in the back of mind for the past six years. I finally took the time to find it, and I’m no longer worried about the lack of razor sharp detail that was lost. I’m just glad the image is no longer lost…

©Matt WeberConey-DancingBeachMom copy-2

July 15, 2016

Zerega Ave. Bronx 1985

A Kodachrome scan of one of the best examples of a pre-war candy store…

©Matt Weberpost=Zerega-Coke-Buttons-2-1985 copy

July 14, 2016

Untitled 2016

©Matt Weber **8th-Torn-Shirt-suit copy

July 13, 2016

“Tube Socks” 1987

©Matt WeberTube-Socks-Clothes-Line-1987 copy

July 12, 2016

Spring of ’16

©Matt Weber**8th-BLACK-Woman-Fro copy

July 11, 2016

“BOX” Summer of ’09

©Matt Weber*Coney-BOX!!! copy

July 10, 2016

Times Sq. 1985

Times-Pussycat-Mardigras-1985 copyMy photos can be purchased as signed archival prints, and also are available for documentary use…

©Matt Weber

July 9, 2016

Penn Station 2016

©˙Matt Weber**8th-Penn-Kiss copy

July 8, 2016

Times Sq. “Black Lives Matter” Rally 7/7/16

**BLM--12 copy©Matt Weber

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