Category Archives: Portraiture

Rebecca’s House

A friend of mine has a vacation rental just north of Watkins Glen on NY 414, the west side of Seneca Lake. This is not an ad for her rental, but you can rent it through¬†https://www.gatheringhillfarm.com. We’ve stayed there a … Continue reading

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Photographer Profile: John Cornicello

Alright. The road trip through Central Europe is over. The Salzburg Half-Marathon is run (with a new PR!), and I’m ready to get back to my profiles. John Cornicello and I met a couple years ago through Mike Russell¬†over a … Continue reading

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Photographer Profile: Laura McCarthy

I met Laura McCarthy a few years ago in Athens, Greece. She was a teenager with a passion for photography who was visiting her aunt, who worked with my wife. Her aunt knew that I both gave photography lessons and … Continue reading

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A Story from the Tea Factory, Darjeeling, India

This story requires several photos, but I don’t think you’ll mind. When you stay at a tea estate, one of the crowning moments for the proprietors is showing you their facilities, doing a tasting, and getting you to buy a … Continue reading

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Socks in a Meeting, Kabul, Afghanistan

© 2012 BH Neely for US State Dept In Afghanistan, as in much of Eurasia and Asia, it’s considered rude to wear shoes indoors. In this case, members of a think tank are meeting with US Embassy staff in Kabul. … Continue reading

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