I have loved fireworks ever since I can remember. This photograph was taken with my first 35mm camera when I was sixteen. Fireworks tie together my loves and my friendships -- my life in New York City. Since 1980, I've spent virtually every New Year's Eve in Central Park, watching the city's fireworks show. It's the reason I began to explore Coney Island during the past two years. Fireworks always make me smile. Read more by clicking on the image.