photography

Coronavirus Chronicle – Week 14

A protester wipes aways her tears during a moment of silence at a Black Lives Matter vigil held in Yonkers, NY.
Prom Queen T’Nyas Catalan waves at her classmates while waiting to depart on a graduation parade through the village of Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.
Hastings-on-Hudson High School seniors gather in a parking lot before departing on a village wide graduation parade.
Hastings-on-Hudson High School seniors gather in a parking lot before departing on a village wide graduation parade.
A waitress brings an order of drinks during a showing of Labrynth at a makeshift drive-in theater in Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.
Wearing a mask and gloves, a woman walks past a mural of the Statue of Liberty in downtown Yonkers, NY.

Coronavirus Chronicle – Week 13

Protesters assemble for a slient vigil below the statue of Henry Hudson in Yonkers, NY
A man reflects during an 8:46 seconds moment of silence at a silent vigil held under the Henry Hudson statue in Yonkers, NY.
Protesters assemble for a slient vigil below the statue of Henry Hudson in Yonkers, NY
A man dressed as a clown salutes customers at a local restaurant in Hastings-on-Hudson, NY

Coronavirus Chronicle – Week 12

People gathered to peacefully protest racial injustice at Dobbs Ferry Waterfront park.
People gathered to peacefully protest racial injustice at Dobbs Ferry Waterfront park.
People gathered to peacefully protest racial injustice at Dobbs Ferry Waterfront park.
A local fisherman reels in an eel at MacEachron Waterfront Park in Hastings-oon-Hudson, NY.
Local residents in front of a laundromat in Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.
The Stars and Stripes flies in front of the local firehouse in Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.

Coronavirus Chronicle – Week 11

On Memorial Day, members of the Hastings-on-Hudson Fire Department lay a wreath in honor of those who have died in service of their country.
A Hastings-on-Hudson firefighter holds a rose during a Memorial Day ceremony meant to honor those who have made the ultimate sacrifice.
A man rides a Onewheel scooter down a street in Hastings-on_hudson, NY.
Graffiti decorates two slabs of concrete meant to close access to an abandoned bridge in Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.
Signs warn customers to wear masks before entering a local restaurant in Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.

Coronavirus Chronicle – Week 10

WW II veteran, Jim Pasanello, salutes the passing Hastings Fire Department trucks as they drive by his home.
Jim Pasanello waves at this girlfriend Anne Schnibbe. This is the first time Jim and Anne have seen each other since the quarantine began.
Anne Schnibbe waves back at her boyfriend Jim Pasanello.
Sy Schlachter, a 95 year old WW II veteran, stands and waves outside his home in Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.
Sy Schlacter waves as the Hastings Fire Department parades outside his home in honor of his 95th birthday.
Lisa O’Reilly, Recreation Assistant for the village of Hastings-on-Hudson, makes sure the flags are properly placed on the lawn at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Park.
Parents and students hold up signs and wave at the passing cars as they participate in the Hastings School District Teacher Parade.
A teenager wears a face mask as he waits for the bus in the Greystone neighborhood of Yonkers, NY.
A jogger crosses the street in Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.
A tired paramedic responds to a non-Covid-19 call.

Coronavirus Chronicle – Week 9

2020_coronavirus_bread_and_brine_flag_hastings_on_hudson_ny_perojo

Bread and Brine owners Jeremy Mclellan, Alex Sze, and Corey Gelber pose outside their Hastings-on-Hudson, NY restaurant.

2020_coronavirus_covid_seniors_hastings-on-hudson_ny_perojo

Seniors enjoying a warm sunny day in Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.

2020_coronavirus_mail_carrier_hastings-on-hudson_ny_perojo

A mail carrier out making his rounds in Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.

2020_coronavirus_thank_you_sign1_hastings_on_hudson_ny_perojo

A thank you sign on a post.  One of many gestures of gratitude that can be seen outside homes and in yards in the village of Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.

2020_coronavirus_birthday_drive_by_hastings-on-hudson_ny_perojo

Seven-year-old Simon Lan and his mother wave at the passing fire truck, part of the birthday drive-bys organized by the Hastings-on-Hudson Fire Department.

2020_coronavirus_mailbox_masks_hastings_on_hudson_ny_perojo

Street scene in Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.

2020_coronavirus_skateboarderS_hastings_on_hudson_ny_perojo1

Skateboarders hanging out by the Hastings-on-Hudson train station.

Coronavirus Chronicle – Week 8

2020_coronavirus_firefighter_yonkers_ny_perojo

A firefighter looks out from his window while responding to an alarm in the Greystone neighborhood of Yonkers, NY.

2020_coronavirus_gino_uli_divino_owner_hastings-on-hudson_perojo

Gino Uli, the owner of Divino, poses inside his restaurant in Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.

2020_coronavirus_penny_lick_hastings_on_hudson_ny_perojo

Ellen Sledge, the owner of Penny Lick, poses outside her ice cream shop in Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.

2020_coronavirus_laundromat_hastings_on_hudson_ny_perojo

A woman reads a newspaper inside a laundromat in Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.

2020_coronavirus_hastings_on_hudson_street_bicycle_perojo

A cyclist rides past closed businesses in Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.

2020_coronavirus_dog_walking1_hastings_on_hudson_ny_perojo

A man walks his dog in Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.

2020_coronavirus_dog_walking_hastings_on_hudson_ny_perojo

A girl walks her dog in Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.

2020_coronavirus_ribbons_of_remembrance_yonkers_ny_perojo

A new memorial called “Ribbons of Remembrance” now stands at Lenoir Preserve overlooking the Hudson River and the Palisades dedicated to Westchester County residents who have lost their lives to COVID-19.

2020_coronavirus_contemplation_sadness_hastings_on_hudson_ny_perojo

Enjoying a quiet contemplative moment, a woman sits down to view the sun set over the Palisades Cliffs in Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.

Coronavirus Chronicle – Week 7

2020_coronavirus_birthday_caravan_hastings-on-hudson_ny_perojo

Igor Brinman holds his daughter Leah in as they wave the fire department’s birthday caravan.

2020_coronavirus_leah_birthday_hastings-on-hudson_ny_perojo

Igor Brinman tosses his daughter Leah in the air as they await the fire department’s birthday caravan.

2020_coronavirus_hair_women_hastings-on-hudson_ny_perojo

T’nyas Catalan gets her hair done outside her home in Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.

2020_coronavirus_hastings_on_hudson_ny_cheer_applause_perojo

On what has become a daily ritual in New York, residents of an apartment complex applaud and cheer the healthcare workers working on the front lines.

2020_coronavirus_senior_hastings_on_hudson_ny_perojo

A man walks down a street in the village of Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.

2020_coronavirus_yonkers_paramedics_emt_ambulance_ny_perojo1

Paramedics load a patient into an ambulance in Yonkers, NY.

2020_coronavirus_covid-19_face_mask_hastings_on_hudson_ny_perojo

A face mask lies discarded on the street in Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.

2020_coronavirus_altar_sleepy_hollow_ny_perojo

A makeshift altar sits on a sidewalk in the village of Sleepy Hollow, NY.

Coronavirus Chronicle – Week 6

2020_coronavirus_hastings_on_hudson_andrus_nursing_home_thank_you2_perojo

Firefighters gathered in front of the Andrus-on-Hudson senior nursing home to cheer and thank the nurses and staff who work in the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic.

2020_coronavirus_hospital_yonkers_ny_perojo1

A jogger runs in front of the St. John’s Riverside Hospital in Yonkers, NY.

2020_coronavirus_thank_you_sign_hastings_on_hudson_ny_perojo

Pedestrians wearing face masks walk past a thank you sign in the village of Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.

2020_coronavirus_seven_o_clock_cheer_yonkers_ny_perojo1

Sitting by their apartment window, two girls bang their pots and clap in appreciation of the frontline healthcare workers in Yonkers, NY.

2020_coronavirus_train_conductor_greystone_yonkers_ny_perojo1

A train conductor peers out of a window wearing a mask from a departing Metro-North train at the Greystone station in Yonkers, NY.

2020_coronavirus_social_distancing_sign_hastings_on_hudson_ny_perojo

A local wine store in Hastings-on-Hudson, NY advises customers to keep their social distance.

2020_coronavirus_covid_delicatessen_hastings-on-hudson_ny_perojo

A woman wearing a face mask walks past a local market in the village of Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.

Coronavirus Chronicle – Week 5

The seven o’clock cheer. Standing outside her apartment building, Ellen bangs her pot lids in appreciation for the frontline healthcare workers who put their lives on the line so that others may live.
A sign warns residents to observe social distancing guidelines at a neighborhood park in the village of Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.
Virtual services are now being offered at one of the local churches through the popular Zoom app in the village of Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.
A woman walks past the statue of David in the village of Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.
In keeping with the current pandemic guidelines, a wooden statue of a bear stands outside a home while wearing a face mask in the village of Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.
A woman walks down an empty street while wearing a face mask in the village of Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.
Local residents line up to buy groceries at one of the area supermarkets in the village of Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.