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Ric Camacho lives in New York City and his photographs capture the beauty and grit of the big apple’s diverse neighborhoods and colorful residents and visitors. Although I also live in NYC, these images remind me of the discovery and wonder tucked around each corner.

Old pier pylons, Hudson River, photograph by Ric Camcho

Old pier pylons, Hudson River, photograph by Ric Camcho

The Metropolitan Opera at Dusk, photograph by Ric Camacho

The Metropolitan Opera at Dusk, photograph by Ric Camacho

Chelsea Piers Taxi Stand, Manhattan, photograph by Ric Camacho

Chelsea Piers Taxi Stand, Manhattan, photograph by Ric Camacho

Winter Lights, West 58th Street #3 New York City, Photograph by Ric Camacho

Winter Lights, West 58th Street #3 New York City, Photograph by Ric Camacho

West 50th Street Redux. New York City, photograph by Ric Camacho

West 50th Street Redux. New York City, photograph by Ric Camacho

At the Crossroads. My money is on Marrakesh, Chelsea Bakery, New York City, photograph by Ric Camacho

At the Crossroads. My money is on Marrakesh, Chelsea Bakery, New York City, photograph by Ric Camacho

East Village Curiosity Shop, East 9th Street, New York City, photograph by Ric Camacho

East Village Curiosity Shop, East 9th Street, New York City, photograph by Ric Camacho

Under the Queensboro Bridge #1, photograph by Ric Camacho

Under the Queensboro Bridge #1, photograph by Ric Camacho

Stairway to Heaven, East 81st Street, Upper East Side, New York City, photograph by Ric Camacho

Stairway to Heaven, East 81st Street, Upper East Side, New York City, photograph by Ric Camacho

Three-way clash of cultures. New York Subway. Photograph by Ric Camacho

Three-way clash of cultures. New York Subway. Photograph by Ric Camacho

They tried to touch up the old girl, but to no avail. Kent Street, Williamsburg. Brooklyn, photograph by Ric Camacho

They tried to touch up the old girl, but to no avail. Kent Street, Williamsburg. Brooklyn, photograph by Ric Camacho

The Bowery old and new, the New Museum and tenements, New York City, photograph by Ric Camacho

The Bowery old and new, the New Museum and tenements, New York City, photograph by Ric Camacho

Tendrils and gourds, Union Square Market, New York City, photograph by Ric Camacho

Tendrils and gourds, Union Square Market, New York City, photograph by Ric Camacho

Downtown New Yorkers #5 Runway, Washington Square, New York City, photograph by Ric Camacho

Downtown New Yorkers #5 Runway, Washington Square, New York City, photograph by Ric Camacho

Winter Scene #23- Above The Falconer. Central Park. Post-Nemo. Photograph by Ric Camacho

Winter Scene #23- Above The Falconer. Central Park. Post-Nemo. Photograph by Ric Camacho

Winter Scene #22- Near Bow Bridge, Central Park. Post-Nemo. Photograph by Ric Camacho

Winter Scene #22- Near Bow Bridge, Central Park. Post-Nemo. Photograph by Ric Camacho

Winter Scene #13- Delicatesse Japonaise. The Lake, Central Park. Post-Nemo. Photograph by Ric Camacho

Winter Scene #13- Delicatesse Japonaise. The Lake, Central Park. Post-Nemo. Photograph by Ric Camacho

Cool Cat in Hat, Bowery Coffee, Houston Street, New York City, photograph by Rich Camacho

Cool Cat in Hat, Bowery Coffee, Houston Street, New York City, photograph by Rich Camacho

Croquet on the bowling greens in Central Park, New York City, photograph by Ric Camacho

Croquet on the bowling greens in Central Park, New York City, photograph by Ric Camacho

Manhattan Elevated Parking, Theater District, New York City, photograph by Ric Camacho

Manhattan Elevated Parking, Theater District, New York City, photograph by Ric Camacho

Girl Watching, Columbus Circle, photograph by Ric Camacho

Girl Watching, Columbus Circle, photograph by Ric Camacho

Easter 2013 No.7, Fifth Avenue, New York City, photograph by Ric Camacho

Easter 2013 No.7, Fifth Avenue, New York City, photograph by Ric Camacho

Easter 2013 No.6, Fifth Avenue, New York City, photograph by Ric Camacho

Easter 2013 No.6, Fifth Avenue, New York City, photograph by Ric Camacho

Easter 2013 No.1, Fifth Avenue, New York City, photograph by Ric Camacho

Easter 2013 No.1, Fifth Avenue, New York City, photograph by Ric Camacho

Girl Watching, Columbus Circle, photograph by Ric Camacho

Faded and cracked beauty. Washington Mews, New York City, photograph by Ric Camacho

Hudson Sunset, near Chelsea Piers, New York City, photograph by Ric Camacho

Hudson Sunset, near Chelsea Piers, New York City, photograph by Ric Camacho

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  1. While the individual images are often compelling, I would like to see a defined vision in one particular direction. Something other than their location is needed to solidify this elegant body of work.

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