French Bulldog traveling northbound near Chelsea Piers, a love story

A moment taken to explore a possibility, a flirtation perhaps? She was all business and offered nothing more than a business card and a free sample. He thought she was ruthlessly opportunistic, preying on transporters of basketed dogs. “You are a dreamer,” she said. “People have to make a living.” With more than a dozen […]

Cyclotography and the Sony RX100

Taking photos from a bicycle presents challenges. You’re shooting a moving target while in motion yourself. In New York City, it’s perfectly legal for motorists to door, injure, cripple, or kill bicyclists, you have to pay attention. On top of that, I adhere to a kind of cycling code that treats bikes differently than cars […]

Dog in a shopping basket

More from Summer Streets this past Saturday. A rider expertly balances about 10 pounds of dog in a shopping basket on the right handlebar. You can always use a handlebar bag…

Dog, copilot

Goggles not only help to keep out road grit, but add style to any touring pooch’s ensemble. I love Summer Streets in New York City, three Saturdays in August when you can bike all the way from 72nd Street to the Brooklyn Bridge without dodging cars. Dogs everywhere: in handlebar bags, baskets, and trailers, or […]