American Museum of Natural History

Dinosaurs Invade NY At American Museum of Natural History

Posted September 4, 2016 by Len Rapoport

Our day trip to the American Museum Natural History in New York City. We visited many of the great Halls including the Fossils Hall and the Halls of Mammals. We saw their Dinosaurs Among Us exhibit and their 70 ton Titanosaur exhibit. Best Museum in the world and a must visit for everyone.

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Culture & Art

New York’s Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial To The Holocaust Is A Must Visit

Posted October 19, 2015 by Len Rapoport

Why My Visit Was Important suppose the older I get the more interested I am in my families history and that of the Jewish people. Since ancient biblical times the Jewish people have been persecuted.  They were slaves to the Pharaohs in Egypt, they were killed during the Russian pogroms of 1918-1922,  the Nazi holocaust […]

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New York City’s 9/11 Memorial Museum – A Magnificent Tribute And A Sobering Experience

Posted October 18, 2015 by Len Rapoport

From History.com… On September 11, 2001, at 8:45 a.m. on a clear Tuesday morning, an American Airlines Boeing 767 loaded with 20,000 gallons of jet fuel crashed into the north tower of the World Trade Center in New York City. The impact left a gaping, burning hole near the 80th floor of the 110-story skyscraper, […]

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Airforce

2014 Visit To New York’s Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum

Posted July 8, 2014 by Len Rapoport

In 2012 I did an article on the Intrepid for IMPress and you can see it here.   That article gives you some of the history and its accomplishments in World War II. Launched in 1943, the aircraft carrier USS Intrepid fought in World War II, surviving five kamikaze attacks and one torpedo strike. The […]

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Museums

Human, Soul and Machine Exhibit at AVAM 2013

Posted October 16, 2013 by John Soule

AVAM’s newest exhibition takes on its most complex subject yet: examining the rapid and ever-increasing impact of artificial intelligence, robotics, nanotechnology, genetics, 3D printing and Big Data on nearly every aspect of human life.

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Children

American Museum of Natural History, Childrens Museum, Green Market 2013

Posted September 3, 2013 by Len Rapoport

It was a beautiful Sunday and my wife and I planned to spend a day in New York with our two-year old grandson Reid. We planned to visit the American Museum of Natural History and a visit the Children’s Museum of Manhattan on E. 83rd Street and then over to the Green Market on 78th […]

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Exhibits

After Photoshop: Manipulated Photography in the Digital Age

Posted September 26, 2012 by pressrelease

September 25, 2012—May 27, 2013  Exhibition Location: Joyce and Robert Menschel Hall for Modern Photography Press Viewing: Tuesday, October 9, 10 a.m.–noon  After Photoshop, an addendum to the exhibition Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop, continues the conversation about the ways in which photographers have used the tools of their day to manipulate images. This installation […]

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Metropolitan Museum Examines Chinese Garden Theme

Posted August 9, 2012 by pressrelease

Special Exhibition Opening This Summer • August 18, 2012 – January 6, 2013   An exhibition exploring the rich interactions between pictorial and garden arts in China across more than 1,000 years will be on view at The Metropolitan Museum of Art beginning August 18. Showcasing more than 60 paintings as well as ceramics, carved bamboo, lacquerware, […]

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Tamron Spotlights IPA’s Len Rapoport – August 2012 Newsletter

Posted August 8, 2012 by Len Rapoport

Tips for Shooting a Day in the Big Apple Len Rapoport uses the 18-270mm VC PZD lens for his city adventures Article By Jennifer Gidman • Images by Len Rapoport – Article has been reprinted from the Tamron eNewsletter August 2012 Len Rapoport has had the storied life you usually read about in “Rolling Stone.” The […]

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