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 QUEENS, NY - OCTOBER 18, 2015: The 35th Annual Wonderful Woodhaven Street Festival features children’s rides at Jamaica Avenue, the main commercial street with subway running overhead on elevated tracks. (New York Times)

QUEENS, NY - OCTOBER 18, 2015: The 35th Annual Wonderful Woodhaven Street Festival features children’s rides at Jamaica Avenue, the main commercial street with subway running overhead on elevated tracks. (New York Times)

 QUEENS, NY - OCTOBER 16, 2015:  Children played at P.S. 60, the largest of the three elementary schools. (New York Times)

QUEENS, NY - OCTOBER 16, 2015: Children played at P.S. 60, the largest of the three elementary schools. (New York Times)

  BROOKLYN, NY - NOV. 28, 2015: Greene Playground at P.S. 11, which was named a National Blue Ribbon School by the United States Department of Education in 2014.

BROOKLYN, NY - NOV. 28, 2015: Greene Playground at P.S. 11, which was named a National Blue Ribbon School by the United States Department of Education in 2014.

 QUEENS, NY - OCTOBER 18, 2015: J amaica Avenue, lined with shops, was used for a Taekwondo demonstration during the street fair. (New York Times)

QUEENS, NY - OCTOBER 18, 2015: Jamaica Avenue, lined with shops, was used for a Taekwondo demonstration during the street fair. (New York Times)

 QUEENS, NY - OCTOBER 16, 2015:  The cuts were high and tight at a Jamaica Avenue barber shop.

QUEENS, NY - OCTOBER 16, 2015: The cuts were high and tight at a Jamaica Avenue barber shop.

 MANHATTAN, NY - MAY 1, 2015

MANHATTAN, NY - MAY 1, 2015

 MANHATTAN, NY - OCTOBER 12, 2014: An Indigenous People's Day celebration in Columbus Circle. (New York Times)

MANHATTAN, NY - OCTOBER 12, 2014: An Indigenous People's Day celebration in Columbus Circle. (New York Times)

 QUEENS, NY - FEBRUARY 21, 2015 

QUEENS, NY - FEBRUARY 21, 2015 

 BROOKLYN, NY - SEPTEMBER 7, 2015: A costumed participant makes her way along Eastern Parkway in Brooklyn, during the West Indian Day Parade. (Newsday)

BROOKLYN, NY - SEPTEMBER 7, 2015: A costumed participant makes her way along Eastern Parkway in Brooklyn, during the West Indian Day Parade. (Newsday)

 MANHATTAN, NY - JULY 10, 2015: Fans cheer while the  World Cup champion U.S. women’s soccer team’s ticker-tape parade along the Canyon of Heroes in lower Manhattan. (Newsday)

MANHATTAN, NY - JULY 10, 2015: Fans cheer while the  World Cup champion U.S. women’s soccer team’s ticker-tape parade along the Canyon of Heroes in lower Manhattan. (Newsday)

 MANHATTAN, NY - MARCH 17, 2016: Allan Hordof, prepares to march up Fifth Avenue during the St. Patrick's Day Parade.

MANHATTAN, NY - MARCH 17, 2016: Allan Hordof, prepares to march up Fifth Avenue during the St. Patrick's Day Parade.

 BROOKLYN, NY - SEPTEMBER 7, 2015: Costumed participants dance as they make their way along Eastern Parkway in Brooklyn, during the West Indian Day Parade.

BROOKLYN, NY - SEPTEMBER 7, 2015: Costumed participants dance as they make their way along Eastern Parkway in Brooklyn, during the West Indian Day Parade.

 SOHO, NY - APRIL 21, 2016: A stylish tableau captured at Lafayette and Spring Streets. (New York Times)

SOHO, NY - APRIL 21, 2016: A stylish tableau captured at Lafayette and Spring Streets. (New York Times)

 MANHATTAN, NY - AUGUST 29, 2015

MANHATTAN, NY - AUGUST 29, 2015

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 MANHATTAN, NY - NOVEMBER 27, 2013: The Macy's Elf balloon is partially inflated. (Newsday)

MANHATTAN, NY - NOVEMBER 27, 2013: The Macy's Elf balloon is partially inflated. (Newsday)

 MANHATTAN, NY - FEBRUARY 11, 2015: A dancer of the Fuerza Bruta (Brute Force) acrobatic theater group performs on a watery stage suspended above the audience at at Daryl Roth Theatre.

MANHATTAN, NY - FEBRUARY 11, 2015: A dancer of the Fuerza Bruta (Brute Force) acrobatic theater group performs on a watery stage suspended above the audience at at Daryl Roth Theatre.

 QUEENS, NY - Employees at the Korea Daily hold a rite called a gosa, New Years day in 2012. Gosa is a shamanistic ritual usually held in New Years day or when a business opens. food is offered to the spirits in order to avoid misfortune and bring good luck. Then everybody puts paper money in the pig''s mouth as a wish for success and prosperity.

QUEENS, NY - Employees at the Korea Daily hold a rite called a gosa, New Years day in 2012. Gosa is a shamanistic ritual usually held in New Years day or when a business opens. food is offered to the spirits in order to avoid misfortune and bring good luck. Then everybody puts paper money in the pig''s mouth as a wish for success and prosperity.

 MANHATTAN, NY - SEPTEMBER 15, 2011

MANHATTAN, NY - SEPTEMBER 15, 2011

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 BROOKLYN, NY - DECEMBER 12, 2013

BROOKLYN, NY - DECEMBER 12, 2013

 LONG BEACH, NY - MAY 16, 2015

LONG BEACH, NY - MAY 16, 2015

 PERRYVILLE, MO - SEPTEMBER 20, 2015

PERRYVILLE, MO - SEPTEMBER 20, 2015

 MANHATTAN, NY - JANUARY 27, 2015: New Yorkers take advantage of a snowstorm ban at Central Park, New York. Travel bans across the tri-state area were lifted public transportation resumed gradually on Tuesday morning.

MANHATTAN, NY - JANUARY 27, 2015: New Yorkers take advantage of a snowstorm ban at Central Park, New York. Travel bans across the tri-state area were lifted public transportation resumed gradually on Tuesday morning.

 MANHATTAN, NY - JANUARY 27, 2015: New Yorkers take advantage of a snowstorm ban at Central Park, New York. Travel bans across the tri-state area were lifted public transportation resumed gradually on Tuesday morning.

MANHATTAN, NY - JANUARY 27, 2015: New Yorkers take advantage of a snowstorm ban at Central Park, New York. Travel bans across the tri-state area were lifted public transportation resumed gradually on Tuesday morning.

 MANHATTAN, NY - MAY 14, 2015: Instructor Kara Liotta demonstrates FlyBarre moves, at FlyWheel studios. (Newsday)

MANHATTAN, NY - MAY 14, 2015: Instructor Kara Liotta demonstrates FlyBarre moves, at FlyWheel studios. (Newsday)

 Kathmandu, Nepal. 2014

Kathmandu, Nepal. 2014

 Kalleri, Nepal. 2014

Kalleri, Nepal. 2014

 Pokhara, Nepal. 2014

Pokhara, Nepal. 2014

 Kathmandu, Nepal. 2014

Kathmandu, Nepal. 2014

QUEENS, NY - OCTOBER 18, 2015: The 35th Annual Wonderful Woodhaven Street Festival features children’s rides at Jamaica Avenue, the main commercial street with subway running overhead on elevated tracks. (New York Times)

QUEENS, NY - OCTOBER 16, 2015: Children played at P.S. 60, the largest of the three elementary schools. (New York Times)

BROOKLYN, NY - NOV. 28, 2015: Greene Playground at P.S. 11, which was named a National Blue Ribbon School by the United States Department of Education in 2014.

QUEENS, NY - OCTOBER 18, 2015: Jamaica Avenue, lined with shops, was used for a Taekwondo demonstration during the street fair. (New York Times)

QUEENS, NY - OCTOBER 16, 2015: The cuts were high and tight at a Jamaica Avenue barber shop.

MANHATTAN, NY - MAY 1, 2015

MANHATTAN, NY - OCTOBER 12, 2014: An Indigenous People's Day celebration in Columbus Circle. (New York Times)

QUEENS, NY - FEBRUARY 21, 2015 

BROOKLYN, NY - SEPTEMBER 7, 2015: A costumed participant makes her way along Eastern Parkway in Brooklyn, during the West Indian Day Parade. (Newsday)

MANHATTAN, NY - JULY 10, 2015: Fans cheer while the  World Cup champion U.S. women’s soccer team’s ticker-tape parade along the Canyon of Heroes in lower Manhattan. (Newsday)

MANHATTAN, NY - MARCH 17, 2016: Allan Hordof, prepares to march up Fifth Avenue during the St. Patrick's Day Parade.

BROOKLYN, NY - SEPTEMBER 7, 2015: Costumed participants dance as they make their way along Eastern Parkway in Brooklyn, during the West Indian Day Parade.

SOHO, NY - APRIL 21, 2016: A stylish tableau captured at Lafayette and Spring Streets. (New York Times)

MANHATTAN, NY - AUGUST 29, 2015

MANHATTAN, NY - NOVEMBER 27, 2013: The Macy's Elf balloon is partially inflated. (Newsday)

MANHATTAN, NY - FEBRUARY 11, 2015: A dancer of the Fuerza Bruta (Brute Force) acrobatic theater group performs on a watery stage suspended above the audience at at Daryl Roth Theatre.

QUEENS, NY - Employees at the Korea Daily hold a rite called a gosa, New Years day in 2012. Gosa is a shamanistic ritual usually held in New Years day or when a business opens. food is offered to the spirits in order to avoid misfortune and bring good luck. Then everybody puts paper money in the pig''s mouth as a wish for success and prosperity.

MANHATTAN, NY - SEPTEMBER 15, 2011

BROOKLYN, NY - DECEMBER 12, 2013

LONG BEACH, NY - MAY 16, 2015

PERRYVILLE, MO - SEPTEMBER 20, 2015

MANHATTAN, NY - JANUARY 27, 2015: New Yorkers take advantage of a snowstorm ban at Central Park, New York. Travel bans across the tri-state area were lifted public transportation resumed gradually on Tuesday morning.

MANHATTAN, NY - JANUARY 27, 2015: New Yorkers take advantage of a snowstorm ban at Central Park, New York. Travel bans across the tri-state area were lifted public transportation resumed gradually on Tuesday morning.

MANHATTAN, NY - MAY 14, 2015: Instructor Kara Liotta demonstrates FlyBarre moves, at FlyWheel studios. (Newsday)

Kathmandu, Nepal. 2014

Kalleri, Nepal. 2014

Pokhara, Nepal. 2014

Kathmandu, Nepal. 2014

 QUEENS, NY - OCTOBER 18, 2015: The 35th Annual Wonderful Woodhaven Street Festival features children’s rides at Jamaica Avenue, the main commercial street with subway running overhead on elevated tracks. (New York Times)
 QUEENS, NY - OCTOBER 16, 2015:  Children played at P.S. 60, the largest of the three elementary schools. (New York Times)
  BROOKLYN, NY - NOV. 28, 2015: Greene Playground at P.S. 11, which was named a National Blue Ribbon School by the United States Department of Education in 2014.
 QUEENS, NY - OCTOBER 18, 2015: J amaica Avenue, lined with shops, was used for a Taekwondo demonstration during the street fair. (New York Times)
 QUEENS, NY - OCTOBER 16, 2015:  The cuts were high and tight at a Jamaica Avenue barber shop.
 MANHATTAN, NY - MAY 1, 2015
 MANHATTAN, NY - OCTOBER 12, 2014: An Indigenous People's Day celebration in Columbus Circle. (New York Times)
 QUEENS, NY - FEBRUARY 21, 2015 
 BROOKLYN, NY - SEPTEMBER 7, 2015: A costumed participant makes her way along Eastern Parkway in Brooklyn, during the West Indian Day Parade. (Newsday)
 MANHATTAN, NY - JULY 10, 2015: Fans cheer while the  World Cup champion U.S. women’s soccer team’s ticker-tape parade along the Canyon of Heroes in lower Manhattan. (Newsday)
 MANHATTAN, NY - MARCH 17, 2016: Allan Hordof, prepares to march up Fifth Avenue during the St. Patrick's Day Parade.
 BROOKLYN, NY - SEPTEMBER 7, 2015: Costumed participants dance as they make their way along Eastern Parkway in Brooklyn, during the West Indian Day Parade.
 SOHO, NY - APRIL 21, 2016: A stylish tableau captured at Lafayette and Spring Streets. (New York Times)
 MANHATTAN, NY - AUGUST 29, 2015
20160910-20160910_NYT-timessquare_001.jpg
 MANHATTAN, NY - NOVEMBER 27, 2013: The Macy's Elf balloon is partially inflated. (Newsday)
 MANHATTAN, NY - FEBRUARY 11, 2015: A dancer of the Fuerza Bruta (Brute Force) acrobatic theater group performs on a watery stage suspended above the audience at at Daryl Roth Theatre.
 QUEENS, NY - Employees at the Korea Daily hold a rite called a gosa, New Years day in 2012. Gosa is a shamanistic ritual usually held in New Years day or when a business opens. food is offered to the spirits in order to avoid misfortune and bring good luck. Then everybody puts paper money in the pig''s mouth as a wish for success and prosperity.
 MANHATTAN, NY - SEPTEMBER 15, 2011
20160907-20160907 Oculus_001.jpg
 BROOKLYN, NY - DECEMBER 12, 2013
 LONG BEACH, NY - MAY 16, 2015
 PERRYVILLE, MO - SEPTEMBER 20, 2015
 MANHATTAN, NY - JANUARY 27, 2015: New Yorkers take advantage of a snowstorm ban at Central Park, New York. Travel bans across the tri-state area were lifted public transportation resumed gradually on Tuesday morning.
 MANHATTAN, NY - JANUARY 27, 2015: New Yorkers take advantage of a snowstorm ban at Central Park, New York. Travel bans across the tri-state area were lifted public transportation resumed gradually on Tuesday morning.
 MANHATTAN, NY - MAY 14, 2015: Instructor Kara Liotta demonstrates FlyBarre moves, at FlyWheel studios. (Newsday)
 Kathmandu, Nepal. 2014
 Kalleri, Nepal. 2014
 Pokhara, Nepal. 2014
 Kathmandu, Nepal. 2014