An iconic sight on the New Orleans skyline: the Superdome, home of the Saints. , 2011
New Orleans Aerial
Taken from a light aircraft on a south east Louisiana reconnaissance tour, this is a view of downtown New Orleans, showing the Superdome and the Mississippi River.January 2010.
The Red Street cars lay derelict after the Hurricane Katrina flooding, but they did come eventually get pressed back into serve on the Canal Street line. This textured view emphasizes their colourful impact on the city, particularly during Jazz Fest, New Orleans, 2010.
SOCO in New Orleans
Canal Street, 2007
At Famous Door, New Orleans, 2007
LSU party on Bourbon Street before the National Championship in 2008
New Orleans, November 2011.
Bourbon Street Bars
All the temptations on offer in the New Orleans French Quarter (well nearly all). Daiquiris and a Jazz Funeral - all drink related. 2008.
I believe that this was the Esplanade Avenue house where Benjamin Button's long lost father lived, with some shots filmed inside, New Orleans, 2011
Royal and Touro
I had wanted to get this shot for a while, and when I eventually made the effort, a Bud Lite trucked blocked the corner for the best part of an hour. So I waited, and waited and eventually got the shot. The Marigny, New Orleans, 2011
A performer pauses during a a set in the New Orleans French Quarter Fest, on the Moonwalk Riverfront. Barely anything more iconic in NOLA than the simple trumpet. 2008
One of the things I loved about the French Quarter Fest was the swing dancing near the Flea Market. I didn't dance myself, obviously, but it was very entertaining. 2010, New Orleans.
French Quarter Fest on Bourbon
One of the regular jazz bars moved outside onto Bourbon Street during the French Quarter Fest of 2010. It produced some great candid dance scenes such s this; very typical of New Orleans.
French Quarter Fest
Jazz Swing dancing during the New Orleans French Quarter Festival, 2011
St. Louis Cathedral, looking out over Jackson Square in the New Orleans French Quarter. 2007
I love the small and innocuous details of the French Quarter, such as this odd looking gate. It's the long history, oozing out of every nook and cranny, that makes New Orleans. 2010.
Calle D Conde
Calle D Conde, or Conte Street was it is more commonly known, in the New Orleans French Quarter. This plaque pays homage to the Spanish roots of this very famous city. 2010
New Orleans French Quarter, 2010
A textured image of Bourbon Street, taken on a dull Spring afternoon in New Orleans, 2011.
Another facade in the New Orleans French Quarter that probably has a thousand tales to tell, all the way back to the colonial era. 2010
Hot Dogs on Jackson Square
Lucky hot dogs and the historic St Louis Cathedral, a real juxtaposition of images, but that's what New Orleans is all about. 2011
Wonder how long this broken facade hid the colonial history of the building underneath? That's the beauty of the French Quarter - so much mystery. New Orleans, 2010
French Quarter Backstreets
There's all sorts of interesting little details throughout the New Orleans French Quarter, including these quirky doorways. Texture added for effect., 2010
Drove my Chevy to the Levee
I had a Chevy, and I parked it on an actual levee; specifically the Mississippi River levee at Norco, near the Bonnet Carre Spillway in St Charles Parish, Louisiana. 2009
One Shell Square
This is One Shell Square, the tallest building in Louisiana. There is actually a building based on the same apparent design in Houston. 2009.
New Orleans West Bank, 2011
Aerial of New Orleans from London Canal outfall. The canals were a big contributor to the flooding during Hurricane Katrina, with some of the floodways failing under the pressure of inundation. 2011
One of the great things about St Charles Avenue is the Christmas lights on all of the big colonial homes; some go to great effort to maintain this fantastic sight. New Orleans, 2011
Streetcar at Bordeaux
Streetcars are an important part of the culture of New Orleans, and I loved to take these long view (perhaps with a telephoto) on St Charles Avenue. This was rolling past Bordeaux, near Napoleon, where I used to live. 2011
This is a great place to photograph the St Charles Avenue streetcars; the long straight alongside Washington Avenue makes for some great telephoto opportunities. Garden District, New Orleans, 2011
Holy Name of Jesus Church
An iconic St Charles Avenue streetcar at a similarly famous site on the Avenue at Audubon Park; the Holy Name of Jesus Church. New Orleans, 2011
Streetcar at Night
It was a short walk from my house (how lucky was I?) to Audubon Park for this shot. Took a few that I kept in colour, but black and white kind of stood out for me. New Orleans, 2011
Igors and Busters
Rigors and Busters; I frequented these bars on St Charles Avenue a few times in the dead of night on my way back from the French Quarter - always seemed to be full of life at any hour. New Orleans.
The Holy Name of Jesus Church, complete the with the long exposure light trails of a streetcar passing along St Charles Avenue at Night. 19 second exposure at f/10. New Orleans, 2011
Five years in NOLA and I never once tried Roman Candy - must be something wrong with me. This cart seemed to pop up everywhere I went. St Charles Avenue, New Orleans, 2008
This is the Browne Mansion. Quite difficult to get a clean photograph of this colonial home with he array of Live Oaks along St Charles Avenue, Those that have seen Benjamin Button, may recognize this scene. New Orleans Garden District, 2011
Garden District Streetcar
Washington Avenue, New Orleans, 2008
This is another view of the festive (Christmas) lights on, perhaps, the most imaginative of the St Charles Avenue residences. New Orleans, 2011
Streetcar at Henry Clay
This one has more personal meaning - a St Charles Avenue Streetcar stopping at my stop - Henry Clay Avenue, where I lived for nearly three years. New Orleans, 2011
Audubon Park Sunset
A heavily textured image from one of my favourite spots in Uptown New Orleans. This is from the little bridge that crosses the rookery into the Audubon Park Golf Course on the east side of the park. 2010
St Charles Avenue
New Orleans, 2011
Audubon Park Lagoon
We took many walks around Audubon Park and often stopped off at this spot; just alongside the rookery island on the east side of the park. New Orleans, 2010
Live Oak Sunset
One of my favourite views in Audubon Park, typically seen on my walk home from work along Magazine Street at sunset. It presented some great views of the sun lighting up the Spanish Moss hanging off the Live Oak trees. New Orleans, 2011.
A textured image of the rookery area at sunset in Audubon Park, an idyllic park of Uptown New Orleans, 2010.
Retro Magazine Street
Magazine Street is full of quirky establishments such as this antiquated garage; it truly does provide example after example of the juxtaposition of the old and dilapidated and the more upscale businesses. Uptown New Orleans, 2008