PETER ALESSANDRIA PHOTOGRAPHY: Blog http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog en-us (C) 2010-2017 Peter Alessandria peter@peteralessandriaphotography.com (PETER ALESSANDRIA PHOTOGRAPHY) Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:47:00 GMT Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:47:00 GMT http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/img/s2/v59/u125671265-o1070368014-50.jpg PETER ALESSANDRIA PHOTOGRAPHY: Blog http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog 96 120 Milky Way Photography Workshop - Princeton Photography Club http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/3/milky-way-photography-workshop I will be giving a workshop on how to photograph the Milky Way Galaxy on Monday March 20, 2017, from 7-9PM at the D&R Greenway Land Trust Preservation Center in Princeton, NJ. We will cover everything from picking the best location to camera settings to post processing of your photos. The workshop is sponsored by the Princeton Photography Club and advance registration is required. Please contact me if you are interested in joining us. Photos of all my Milky Way shots can be seen on my website: http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/milky_way_2016. Signed Limited Edition prints are available. Contact me for details.

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peter@peteralessandriaphotography.com (PETER ALESSANDRIA PHOTOGRAPHY) Milky Way Princeton Photography Club galaxy night photography sky stars workshop http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/3/milky-way-photography-workshop Sat, 18 Mar 2017 01:00:00 GMT
"Abstracts" 2017 Juried Art Competition - FIRST PLACE, SECOND PLACE, Special Recognition Awards http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/3/-abstracts-2017-juried-art-competition Very excited to announce that two of my photo designs recently received awards in the "Abstracts" 2017 Juried Fine Art Competition sponsored by the Light, Space & Time Online Art Gallery. My photo design "Abstract 3452_1" took FIRST PLACE in the Photography Category and SECOND PLACE OVERALL, while my photo design "Abstract 2136_1" received a SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARD. The Exhibit received 887 entries from 36 different countries from around the world, so it is quite an honor to have my work recognized in this way. Special thanks to John R. Math and the Light, Space & Time Gallery for these Awards. Signed Limited Edition prints of all my photos are available for purchase. Contact me for details.

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peter@peteralessandriaphotography.com (PETER ALESSANDRIA PHOTOGRAPHY) Art Competition Light Space Time Second Place abstract art award design first place gallery winner http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/3/-abstracts-2017-juried-art-competition Wed, 15 Mar 2017 18:30:01 GMT
Cara Jones Speaks Interview http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/3/cara-jones-speaks-interview Excited to announce that my interview with "People Living Extraordinary Lives" podcaster Cara Jones is up. Cara and I had a wonderful discussion about making new career choices and overcoming our negative thoughts and beliefs about who we are and what we can do. I am grateful to have had the opportunity to speak with her. You can listen to the full interview here.

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peter@peteralessandriaphotography.com (PETER ALESSANDRIA PHOTOGRAPHY) Cara Jones New York City fine art photography interview overcoming negative thinking photography podcast success http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/3/cara-jones-speaks-interview Wed, 08 Mar 2017 19:28:02 GMT
"Your Daily Photograph" - Featured Selection - 3-7-17 http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/3/-your-daily-photograph---featured-selection---3-7-17 Very excited that my photo "Carousel" is a Featured Selection in today's "Your Daily Photograph". YourDailyPhotograph.com is presented each day by Daniel Miller, director of Duncan Miller Gallery. Daniel specializes in important classic and contemporary photographic works of art. Images from Henri Cartier-Bresson, Andreas Gursky, Richard Misrach, Andre Kertesz, Edward Burtynsky and other well-known photographers have appeared in "Your Daily Photograph" so it is quite an honor to have my work showcased in this way. The Duncan Miller Gallery is located in Santa Monica, California.

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peter@peteralessandriaphotography.com (PETER ALESSANDRIA PHOTOGRAPHY) Coney Island Daniel Miller Duncan Miller Emerging New York City Your Daily Photograph boardwalk carnival carousel contemporary fine art photography parachute ride selection sunset http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/3/-your-daily-photograph---featured-selection---3-7-17 Mon, 06 Mar 2017 20:19:56 GMT
Instagram Photo of the Day - 2-24-17 http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/2/instagram-photo-of-the-day---2-24-17 Excited to have my photo of the Coney Island sunset featured as the "Photo of the Day" on the IGS_AMERICA and IG_NORTHAMERICA Instagram pages. Thank you guys for the Feature! Signed Limited Edition prints of all my photos are available for purchase. Contact me for details.

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peter@peteralessandriaphotography.com (PETER ALESSANDRIA PHOTOGRAPHY) Coney Instagram Island New York City Photo of the Day beach ocean red set sun sunset waves http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/2/instagram-photo-of-the-day---2-24-17 Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:00:00 GMT
PUBLICATION: Digital Photography Magazine - February 2017 http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/2/publication-digital-photography-magazine---february-2017 I am very proud to announce that my photo "Fun Slide" has a two page photo spread in the February 2017 issue of Digital Photo Magazine, a national photography publication. I am very honored to be published as I have been a long time fan and reader of the magazine. Special thanks to the Photo Editors at Digital Photo Magazine for including my work. You can see all the photos in the Collection of which this picture is a part here. Signed Limited Edition Prints of all my photos are available for purchase. Contact me for details.

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peter@peteralessandriaphotography.com (PETER ALESSANDRIA PHOTOGRAPHY) Digital Photo Magazine Fun Slide Sussex County Fair carnival cloud dpmag dusk publish ride sunset http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/2/publication-digital-photography-magazine---february-2017 Fri, 24 Feb 2017 03:18:06 GMT
Instagram Photos of the Day - 2-15-17 http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/2/instagram-photos-of-the-day---2-15-17 Excited to have my photo of the New York City Skyline featured as the "Photo of the Day" on the IG_NYCITY and NYPOST Instagram pages. Thank you IG_NYCITY and NYPOST for the Feature! Signed Limited Edition prints of all my photos are available for purchase. Contact me for details.

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peter@peteralessandriaphotography.com (PETER ALESSANDRIA PHOTOGRAPHY) Empire State Building IG_NYCITY Instagram NY Post New York City Photo of the Day http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/2/instagram-photos-of-the-day---2-15-17 Fri, 17 Feb 2017 04:15:00 GMT
Guest Curators' Pick - Artsy Shark Gallery http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/2/guest-curators-pick---artsy-shark-gallery Excited to announce that my photo of the 9/11 Tribute Lights from 2015 is one of Guest Curator Renee Phillips "Top Picks" from the Artsy Shark Online Art Gallery today. Read more here.

9-11 Lights New York City9/11 Tribute Lights<u>THE STORY BEHIND THE PHOTOS</u><br/> <br/> These photos are from the 2015 9-11 Tribute. I was taken by the sheer beauty of the lights this year. I extend my continuing hope for peace and healing for everyone affected by the events of that day.<br/> 25% of the proceeds of all sales from this Collection will be donated to the 9/11 Memorial Foundation in the name of the purchaser.

 

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peter@peteralessandriaphotography.com (PETER ALESSANDRIA PHOTOGRAPHY) 9/11 Manhattan New York City Sept. 11th Tribute Lights World Trade Center fine art photography night http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/2/guest-curators-pick---artsy-shark-gallery Mon, 13 Feb 2017 15:37:23 GMT
Instagram Photo of the Day - 2-12-17 http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/2/instagram-photo-of-the-day---2-12-17 Excited to have my photo of the Snow Full Moon Rising Over the Statue of Liberty featured as the "Photo of the Day" on the NightSh00terz Instagram page. Thank you NightSh00terz for the Feature! Signed Limited Edition prints of all my photos are available for purchase. Contact me for details.

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peter@peteralessandriaphotography.com (PETER ALESSANDRIA PHOTOGRAPHY) Instagram New York City NightSh00terz Photo of the Day Statue of Liberty clouds full moon moon night http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/2/instagram-photo-of-the-day---2-12-17 Mon, 13 Feb 2017 02:30:00 GMT
"Your Daily Photograph" - Featured Selection - 2-12-17 http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/2/-your-daily-photograph-2-12-17 Very excited that my photo of LeFrak Light is a Featured Selection in today's "Your Daily Photograph". YourDailyPhotograph.com is presented each day by Daniel Miller, director of Duncan Miller Gallery. Daniel specializes in important classic and contemporary photographic works of art. Images from Henri Cartier-Bresson, Andreas Gursky, Richard Misrach, Andre Kertesz, Edward Burtynsky and other well-known photographers have appeared in "Your Daily Photograph" so it is quite an honor to have my work showcased in this way. The Duncan Miller Gallery is located in Santa Monica, California. Read more here.

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peter@peteralessandriaphotography.com (PETER ALESSANDRIA PHOTOGRAPHY) Daniel Miller Duncan Miller Gallery Empire State Building New York City Photo of the Day Your Daily Photograph night yourdailyphotograph http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/2/-your-daily-photograph-2-12-17 Sat, 11 Feb 2017 19:52:06 GMT
"Cityscapes" 2017 Juried Art Exhibition - 2ND PLACE, 6TH PLACE and Special Merit Awards http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/2/cityscapes-2017-juried-exhibition Very excited to announce that three of my photos recently received awards in the "Cityscapes" 2017 Juried Fine Art Exhibition sponsored by the Light, Space & Time Online Art Gallery. My photo "Chrysler 1" took SECOND PLACE in the Photography Category and SIXTH PLACE OVERALL, while my photos "Looking South" and "Washington Street" received SPECIAL MERIT AWARDS. The Exhibit received 447 entries from 19 different countries from around the world, so it is quite an honor to have my work recognized in this way. Special thanks to John R. Math and the Light, Space & Time Gallery for these Awards. Signed Limited Edition prints of all my photos are available for purchase. Contact me for details.

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peter@peteralessandriaphotography.com (PETER ALESSANDRIA PHOTOGRAPHY) Brooklyn Chrysler Building Light Space Time Manhattan New York City Washington Street bridge clouds fine art photography fly gallery helicopter juried art exhibition night sky http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/2/cityscapes-2017-juried-exhibition Wed, 08 Feb 2017 04:09:50 GMT
Douglas Coleman Interview - 2-6-17 http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/2/douglas-coleman-interview Pleased to share that I was recently interviewed by Douglas Coleman for his syndicated radio and internet show "The Douglas Coleman Show". Douglas interviews musicians, filmmakers, artists, authors and more for his show. We talked about my career transition from lawyer to photographer as well as all things film-making and photography. My portion of the interview starts at the 31 minute mark or you can listen to just my portion here. Thank you so much Douglas for this great opportunity to tell my story.

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peter@peteralessandriaphotography.com (PETER ALESSANDRIA PHOTOGRAPHY) Douglas Coleman New York City attorney career change director film making fine art photography interview lawyer photographer http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/2/douglas-coleman-interview Tue, 07 Feb 2017 03:05:07 GMT
Instagram Photo of the Day - 1-27-17 http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/1/instagram-photo-of-the-day---1-27-17 Excited to have my photo of the Chinese Lunar New Year fireworks featured as the "Photo of the Day" on the ig_nycity Instagram page. Thank you ig_nycity! Signed Limited Edition prints of all my photos are available for purchase. Contact me for details.

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peter@peteralessandriaphotography.com (PETER ALESSANDRIA PHOTOGRAPHY) Chinese New Year Empire State Building Instagram Lunar New Year New York City Photo of the Day fireworks night http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/1/instagram-photo-of-the-day---1-27-17 Fri, 27 Jan 2017 05:15:00 GMT
New York Post Photo Spread - 1-25-17 http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/1/ny-post-photo-spread Very excited to share that the New York Post ran a 15 page photo spread on my Statue of Liberty photos today in the online version of the newspaper. These are some of my favorite Statue of Liberty photos so it is cool to share them with NY Post readers. See more of my Lady Liberty photos on my website. Signed, Limited Edition prints of all my photos are available for purchase. Contact me for more information. 

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peter@peteralessandriaphotography.com (PETER ALESSANDRIA PHOTOGRAPHY) Lady Liberty New York City New York Post Photo of the Day Statue of Liberty http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/1/ny-post-photo-spread Wed, 25 Jan 2017 18:47:35 GMT
Juried Fine Art Exhibition - Old York Cellars - Jan 2017 http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/1/old-york-cellars---jan-2017 Excited to announce that two of my photos are part of a juried fine art exhibition currently on display at Old York Cellars in Ringoes, NJ. The show is sponsored by the Millburn-Short Hills Art Center and runs from January 12 - April 3, 2017. Old York Cellars is a beautiful winery located at 80 Old York Road, Ringoes, NJ 08551. The show is comprised of 35 works of art including, drawing, painting, collage, sculpture and photography. A portion of each sale benefits the "Hometown Heroes" Charity so please stop by if you are in the area. The Millburn-Short Hills Art Center is an all-volunteer, non-profit organization dedicated to fostering the fine arts in New Jersey. Please visit their website for more information. 

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peter@peteralessandriaphotography.com (PETER ALESSANDRIA PHOTOGRAPHY) Empire State Building Labor Day New York City Statue of Liberty Zipper art exhibition carnival clouds county fair long exposure night ride http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/1/old-york-cellars---jan-2017 Wed, 18 Jan 2017 22:28:37 GMT
Digital Photography Review - Feature Article - 1-14-17 http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/1/digital-photography-review I am happy to announce that Digital Photography Review (dpreview.com), one of the largest photography websites on the Internet, published an eight page feature article on my moon over New York City photos today. It is very exciting to be showcased on their website as this was the first place I went for knowledge and information when learning photography many years ago. You can read the entire article here. Special thanks to DPReview Editor Chris Williams for spearheading this piece. Signed, Limited Edition prints of all my photos are available for sale. Contact me for details.

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peter@peteralessandriaphotography.com (PETER ALESSANDRIA PHOTOGRAPHY) Digital Photography Review New York City Statue of Liberty article crescent moon dpreview feature full moon night http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/1/digital-photography-review Sun, 15 Jan 2017 03:27:24 GMT
Publication - "Lens Magazine" Feature and Cover Photo http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/1/publication---lens-magazine Very happy to share that I have an 18-page photo spread along with the cover photo for the January 2017 issue (#28) of "Lens Magazine". Lens Magazine is an internationally published fine art photography publication. My work is featured along with 10 other amazing photographers. Special thanks to Lens Magazine Editor-In-Chief and CEO Dafna Navarro for including me in this issue. Signed, Limited Edition prints of all my photos are available for purchase. Contact me for details.

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peter@peteralessandriaphotography.com (PETER ALESSANDRIA PHOTOGRAPHY) Empire State Building Freedom Tower Manhattan New York City Statue of Liberty World Trade Center clouds cover photo fine art photography lens magazine night http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/1/publication---lens-magazine Fri, 13 Jan 2017 04:27:24 GMT
"Your Daily Photograph" - Winning Selection - 1-7-17 http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/1/-your-daily-photograph-1-7-17 Very excited to have my photo of Star Trails over Barnegat Light featured as one of the winners of the "Starry, Starry Night" Photo Contest in today's "Your Daily Photograph". YourDailyPhotograph.com is presented each day by Daniel Miller, director of Duncan Miller Gallery. Daniel specializes in important classic and contemporary photographic works of art. Images from Henri Cartier-Bresson, Andreas Gursky, Richard Misrach, Andre Kertesz, Edward Burtynsky and other photography legends have appeared in Your Daily Photograph so it is quite an honor to have my work showcased in this way. The Duncan Miller Gallery is located in Santa Monica, California. Read more here.

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peter@peteralessandriaphotography.com (PETER ALESSANDRIA PHOTOGRAPHY) Barnegat Light Daniel Miller Duncan Miller Gallery Your Daily Photograph lighthouse night star trail starry night stars http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2017/1/-your-daily-photograph-1-7-17 Fri, 06 Jan 2017 20:28:08 GMT
Digital Photography Review - Top Ten 2016 Best Shots http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2016/12/digital-photography-review Very excited to announce that my photo of the Harvest Full Moon over the Statue of Liberty from this past October was selected by the Editors of the Digital Photography Review as one of the Top 10 Reader-Submitted Best Shots for 2016. My photo is Number 8 from the thousands of submissions received. Founded in 1998, Digital Photography Review, an Amazon company, is one of the top Internet photography news and information websites so it is quite an honor to have my photo acknowledged in this way. Signed Limited Edition Prints of all my photos are available for sale. Contact me for details.

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peter@peteralessandriaphotography.com (PETER ALESSANDRIA PHOTOGRAPHY) Digital Photography Review Harvest Moon New York City Readers Best Shots Statue of Liberty dpreview full moon night http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2016/12/digital-photography-review Sat, 31 Dec 2016 03:28:32 GMT
Instagram Photo of the Day - 12-28-16 http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2016/12/instagram-photo-of-the-day---12-28-16 Excited to have my photo of the Chrysler Building featured as the "Photo of the Day" on the nycprimeshot Instagram page. Thank you nycprimeshot! Signed Limited Edition prints of all my photos are available for purchase. Contact me for details.

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peter@peteralessandriaphotography.com (PETER ALESSANDRIA PHOTOGRAPHY) Chrysler Building Instagram New York City Photo of the Day helicopter night http://www.peteralessandriaphotography.com/blog/2016/12/instagram-photo-of-the-day---12-28-16 Thu, 29 Dec 2016 03:00:00 GMT