brooklyn photos

Jun 212013
Seen In Bay Ridge Weekender: Fifth Avenue Festival

SEEN IN PHOTOS: This week’s photos, taken on June 2, shows some random scenes from this year’s Fifth Avenue Festival. The Fifth Avenue Festival, which is every June, gives Bay Ridge residents a chance to welcome summer and meet their neighbors.

Aug 242012
Seen In Bay Ridge Weekender: The Evolving VW

This Friday’s image, by Bath Beach photographer David Tan, shows a classic Volkswagen Beetle – a car that in the span of a decade went from being associated with Hitler to becoming a symbol of 1960′s counterculture.

Aug 172012
Seen In Bay Ridge Weekender: A Night Out

This week’s image, taken by Bath Beach photographer David Tan, shows a couple lounging as a Marine veteran stands nearby examining something in his hands at the 68th Precinct’s Night Out Against Crime in Shore Road Park.

Aug 032012
Seen In Bay Ridge Weekender: A Nice Set O' Pipes

The accompanying image, which comes courtesy of talented local photographer David Tan, shows two bagpipers who managed to score a gig at the Summer Stroll on Third Avenue.

It was taken on July 27, 2012 using a Canon A-1 with Kodak Ekatr 100 film.

To see more of David’s praise-worthy work, please visit his photoblog at

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