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The Bronx is Blooming

The Bronx is Blooming

Tired of this gloomy weather? Are you ready to get outside and smell the roses? Well, why not smell the orchids instead? Because the 12th annual orchid show has finally arrived at the New York Botanical Garden in the Bronx, just steps from Fordham University!

Asian Cuisine in New York City

Asian Cuisine in New York City

By MIKE MADDEN, TAVY WU, WEIYU LI Multimedia Producer, Photo Editor, Assistant Multimedia Producer Published: Apr. 16, 2013 The Big Apple is nothing without Asian cuisine like Sushi, dim sum, pad thai, and Korean barbecue.  With hundreds of Asian restaurants in New York City, there are just too many good ones to explore.  The Observer’s Asst. Multimedia Producer Weiyu Li and […]

When in Rome, Take Lots of Pictures

When in Rome, Take Lots of Pictures

By LUDOVICA MARTELLA Mutlimedia Staff Published: November 15, 2012 Observer photographer and multimedia staffer Ludovica Martella ventured back to Italy to her hometown of Rome to visit family and friends for a short time. She brings back with her breathtaking photographs of some of the city’s most historical spots which are everyday sights for this native Italian. Forza Roma!   

Aftermath of Destruction from Hurricane Sandy in Staten Island

Aftermath of Destruction from Hurricane Sandy in Staten Island

Fordham College Lincoln Center student Jasper Chang, class of 2013, photographed Hurricane Sandy’s devastating effects on the town of Tottenville, Staten Island.

Let There Be Light: The Observer Heads to Union Square Post-Hurricane Sandy

Let There Be Light: The Observer Heads to Union Square Post-Hurricane Sandy

Stuck right in the midst of a lights on/lights off limbo, the Observer treks downtown to Union Square to see how New Yorkers have been managing post-Hurricane Sandy.

PHOTO SLIDESHOW: Six Authors Who Were Also Artists

PHOTO SLIDESHOW: Six Authors Who Were Also Artists

Who knew "Les Miserables" author Victor Hugo could paint?

Photo Feature: Flea Markets

Photo Feature: Flea Markets

A trip to a flea market in the city is like a trip into another world. Observer Photographers discover the beauty in the vintage items, cluttered tents and interesting folks at flea markets around the city.     

Photo Feature: Capturing Historical Places in New York City

Photo Feature: Capturing Historical Places in New York City

It’s easy to forget that we walk the streets of a city as historical as New York. For this issue’s Photo Feature, Observer photographers documented places that have been a part of New York for ages.  

Photo Feature: Construction Around The City

Photo Feature: Construction Around The City

This week’s Photo Feature explores the ever-changing architectural landscape of New York City. 

Photo Feature: Fall Fashion Week 2012

Photo Feature: Fall Fashion Week 2012

Observer photographers documented the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week both on the runway and outside on the streets.