Buying is much more American than thinking and I’m as American as they come. In Europe and the Orient people like to trade – buy and sell, sell and buy – they’re basically merchants. Americans are not so interested in selling – in fact, they’d rather throw out than sell. What they really like to do is buy – people, money, countries.
New Year’s eve is an engaging setting for an image; the prospect of shedding the year gone by for a one anew gives way to hedonistic celebrations that are a worthy subject for a photographer. We take a look at some images of New Year scenes that cinematically capture the spirit of the season.