Peter Shawhan [02Pete]

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BIOGRAPHY
An occasional amateur photographer, with no formal training in photography or the arts. A career in an unrelated profession. Mostly photograph family and friends.

GALLERIES

Block Island

Cambridge

IVSM 2000 -- International Vintage Soaring Meet

IVSM 2005 -- International Vintage Soaring Meet

Block Island, July 2006

Five Rivers

Cambridge MA 2013

Live at the Shoho Dojo Cultural Center, June 1, 2013

The Project

The Biblical Message of Marc Chagall

Provence 2013

LST 280

New Orleans, 2016

Empire State Plaza, 2015

Albany County Rail Trail

PHOTOS

Beach at Mohegan Bluffs

Old Harbor

Southeast Light

Hotel sunset

Block Island Ferry

Seagull

Flying Scotsman, King's Cross Station, London

Tamzine, boat used in Dunkirk evacuation, Imperial War Museum

Spitfire, Imperial War Museum

Douglas C-47 Skytrain in D-Day markings, Duxford

Republic P-47D Thunderbolt, Duxford

Counting The Cost -- WWII Memorial, Duxford

Scudamore's Boats, Cambridge

Hallway, Girton College, Cambridge

Cambridge Fire Station, Cambridge, UK

Spiral staircase, Great St. Mary's Church, Cambridge

Great St. Mary's Church, Cambridge

Pembroke College Chapel, Cambridge -- Sir Christopher Wren's first commission, 1665

Trinity College & St. John's College, Cambridge

The Mathematical Bridge, Queens' College, Cambridge

King's College Chapel, Cambridge

King's College Chapel, Cambridge

Lou IVSM 2000, Harris Hill, NY

Pete M IVSM 2000, Harris Hill, NY

Justus IVSM 2000, Harris Hill, NY

Jeffrey with Schweizer SGS 2-33

Schleicher Ka-6 on final, 2 IVSM 2000, Harris Hill, NY

Schleicher Ka-6 on final, 1 IVSM 2000, Harris Hill, NY

Thermalling over Harris Hill IVSM 2000, Harris Hill, NY

Schleicher Ka-6 on takeoff, 2 IVSM 2000 at Harris Hill, NY

Schleicher Ka-6 on takeoff, 1 IVSM 2000, Harris Hill, NY

Ka-6 in the launching grid IVSM 2000, Harris Hill, NY

Uphill from the tiedown line IVSM 2000, Harris Hill, NY

Schleicher Ka-6 on tiedown line IVSM 2000, Harris Hill, NY

Schleicher Ka-6 in tiedown area IVSM 2000, Harris Hill, NY

Schweizer SGS 1-23H IVSM 2000, Harris Hill, NY

Nelson Hummingbird IVSM 2000, Harris Hill, NY

Bluebird, Pete M's Schweizer SGS 1-23H IVSM 2000, Harris Hill, NY

Schweizer SGU 1-19 in launching grid IVSM 2000, Harris Hill, NY

Pterodactyl, Schweizer SGU 1-7 IVSM 2000, Harris Hill, NY

Schweizer SGU 1-19 on tow IVSM 2000, Harris Hill, NY

Pilot, Schweizer SGU 1-19 IVSM 2000, Harris Hill, NY

Schweizer SGU 1-7 on takeoff IVSM 2000, Harris Hill, NY

Schweizer SGU 1-19 on final IVSM 2000, Harris Hill, NY

Slingsby on final, International Vintage Sailplane Meet, IVSM 2000, Harris Hill, NY

Al Uster and Moswey

Bowlus Baby Albatross Pilot, Jeffrey Byard

Bergfalke

Bowlus Baby Albatross

Bowlus Baby Albatross on tow

Bowlus BA-100 Baby Albatross (1939)- Jeffrey Byard, Pilot - Landing at Harris Hill

Jeffrey Byard, Jan Scott and Dean Kramer at NSM reception

C.B. Umphlette Schweizer 1-26

Frankfort Glider B (1942) - Dean Kramer, Pilot - landing at Harris Hill

Frankfort Cinema on flightline at Harris Hill

Dean Kramer Frankfort Cinema What an airline pilot flies for fun...

Dinner at the Youth Camp on Harris Hill Pilots from Italy, the US, Australia, Germany, New Zealand and Japan

Sunset on Harris Hill EON Olympia

EON Olympia on final at Harris Hill

EON Olympia Mk II (1948) David Schuur, Pilot

EON Olympia Mark II (1948) David Schuur, Pilot

Focke-Wulf Kranich III over Harris Hill

Focke-Wulf Kranich III on flightline at Harris Hill

Focke-Wulf Kranich III on final at Harris Hill

Focke-Wulf Kranich III

Ginny Schweizer and Bob Gaines with Kirby Kite at Harris Hill

Ginny Schweizer and Jack Laister at NSM reception

Ginny Schweizer and Kirby Kite at Harris Hill

Ginny Schweizer and Kirby Kite at Harris Hill

Grunau Baby IIB (1942) Leland Cowie, Pilot

Grunau Baby IIB (1942) on flightline at Harris Hill

Grunau Baby IIB (1942) Leland Cowie, Pilot

Grunau Baby on tow at Harris Hill

Grunau Baby preparing for launch at Harris Hill

Grunau Baby preparing for launch at Harris Hill

Leland Cowie and Grunau Baby preparing for takeoff at Harris Hill

Grunau Baby preparing for launch at Harris Hill Mary Cowie, Crew

Cloudscape over Harris Hill

Harris Hill crew at NSM reception

Hutter 17 (1934)over Harris Hill Gerry Wild, Pilot

Hutter 17 (1934) on flightline at Harris Hill

Hutter 17 on flightline at Harris Hill

Gerry Wild, Pilot Hutter H17

Jan Scott at NSM reception

Jeffrey Stringer and Seth Coulter on the grid at Harris Hill

Jeffrey Byard, Pilot Bowlus Baby Albatross

Jeffrey Byard and Bowlus Baby Albatross

Jeffrey Byand and Jeffrey Stringer at NSM reception

Jeffrey Stringer, Pilot Schleicher Ka-6CR (1968) on grid at Harris Hill

Schleicher Ka-2 landing at Harris Hill

Schleicher Ka-6 at Harris Hill

Schleicher Ka-6 landing at Harris Hill

Ka-6 over Harris Hill

Ka-6 over Harris Hill

Schleicher Ka-6 on the flightline

Schleicher Ka-8

Joseph Schlosser at NSM reception

Antoinette and Joseph Schlosser at NSM reception

Kirby Kite (1939)

Kirby Kite (1939) Robert Gaines, Pilot takeoff from Harris Hill

Kirby Kite over Harris Hill Robert Gaines, Pilot

Kirby Kite over Harris Hill Robert Gaines, Pilot

Kirby Kite landing at Harris Hill Robert Gaines, Pilot

Leland and Mary Cowie Grunau Baby IIB (1942)

M-200 landing Robert H. Ball, Pilot

Marita and C.B. at NSM reception

Not the towplane! Pitts Special

National Soaring Museum

Schweizer SGU 1-19 Schweizer Gallery National Soaring Museum

Vincenzo Pedrielli, Al Uster and friend at NSM reception

Vincenzo Pedrielli's NSM lecture on the history of soaring in Italy

Pete Jr. and Pete Sr. the McLeans fly the Kranich

Peter McLean in "Tinny Hawk" Schweizer SGS 1-23D N91887 (1953)

Pilots' meeting at NSM

Pilots at NSM reception

Piper J-3 Cub

Redtail Hawk

Schempp family at NSM reception

Schiebe L-Spatz III (1965) George Constantin, Pilot

Schiebe L-Spatz III (1965) George Constantin, Pilot

Schiebe SF-27 at sunset

Schiebe SF-27 landing Klaus Fey, Pilot

Schweizer 1-23 (1952) Rusty Lowry, Pilot

Schweizer SGS 1-23D N91887 "Tinny Hawk" landing at Harris Hill

Evening on Harris Hill Schweizer 1-23D N91887, "Tinny Hawk"

Schweizer SGS 1-21 (1947) landing at Harris Hill

Schweizer SGS 1-21 (1947) on tow over Harris Hill

Walter Cannon's Schweizer 1-21 (1947) on flightline at Harris Hill

Schweizer 1-21s at NSM, Harris Hill

Schweizer 1-26B (1964) C.B. Umphlette, Jr., Pilot

SGS 1-26 landing at Harris Hill

Schweizer SGS 1-26E on tow

Schweizer SGS 1-26 Marita Rea, Pilot

Schweizer SGS 1-26

Schweizer SGS 1-34

Tail of Schweizer SGS 1-35

Schweizer SGS 2-33 landing at Harris Hill

Schweizer 2-22 (1946) Lewis Hull, Pilot

Sisu 1A at NSM

Sisa 1A on tiedown line at Harris Hill

Slingsby T-49B Capstan (1968)

Slingsby T-51 Dart 17R

Peter Smith and others at NSM reception

Jeffrey Stringer, Seth Coulter & Peter McLean tying down the Kranich

Walter Cannon and Bob Burchard at NSM reception

Sunrise (010)

Sunrise (011)

Sunrise (008)

Sunrise (012)

Sunrise (007)

Seagull tracks

Pebbly Beach (09)

Pebbly Beach (04)

Pebbly Beach (01)

Geese

Flowers

Cormorants (01)

Channel waters

Beach grass

Ford Model T (01)

Stanley Steamer (02)

1912 Overland (01)

Old Harbor, sunset (02)

Anchor House Inn

Narragansett Hotel

Memorial bench at Southeast Light

Spring House, morning

Inbound ferry, Old Harbor

Hikers

Japanese Maple, fall 2002

Autumn leaves

Moonrise

Deer eating apples

Migrating geese

Moonlight

Geese landing

Cattails

Deer

Dusk

Japanese Maple

Mallards

Maple leaves

Pines

Apples, October 2006

Leaves, October 2006

Pumpkin, October 2006

November sky, 2006

Moon reflection, November 2006

Migrating geese, November 2006

Migrating ducks, November 2006

Pond, December 2006

Dusk, December 2006

Turtles, Spring 2007

Pond, Spring 2007

Apple blossoms, Spring 2007

Canada goose, spring 2007

Canada goose, Spring 2007

Goslings, Spring 2007

Butterfly, Autumn 2008

Cattails, Autumn 2008

Deer, 2008

Deer, 2008

Deer, 2008

Where's Waldo? (Deer, 2008)

Deer, 2008

Field, Autumn 2008

Geese, Autumn 2008

Leaves, Autumn 2008

Leaves, Autumn 2008

Leaves, Autumn 2008

Leaves, Autumn 2008

Leaves, Autumn 2008

Leaves, Autumn 2008

Pond, Summer 2008

Pond reflection, Summer 2008

Sunlight, Summer 2007

Boston Strong

Marathon Memorial

Memorial Run

War Memorial

Twentieth Massachusetts

Main Reading Room

Downtown Boston

Bridge Over the Charles River

Shell sign

Mom, Dad and the Kids

Make Way For Goslings

Shallows in The Fens

Public Gardens

Rhododendrons

Sidewalk Irises

Walker

Mounted Samurai

Dragon Warrior

Old Ironsides

C.F. Martin guitar, 1840

Glass Art

Glass Art

Diet Cola

Trombone

Trombone

A.

Shoho-1

Shoho-2

Shoho-3

Shoho-4

Shoho-5

Shoho-6

Shoho-7

Shoho-8

Shoho-9

Shoho-10

Shoho-11

Shoho-12

Shoho-13

Shoho-14

Shoho-15

Shoho-16

Shoho-17

Shoho-18

Shoho-19

Shoho-20

Shoho-21

Shoho-22

Shoho-23

Shoho-24

Shoho-25

The Project -- an unrestored 1972 MGB

... and the Other End

Instrument Panel

Cockpit

Headlight

Wheels

G.M. and The Project

Yes, there will be some bodywork involved...

Engine Compartment

Twin SU carburetors

1.8L 4 cyl OHV

Oil Cooler

The Creation of Man

Setail from The Creation of Man

Paradise

Detail from Paradise

Adam and Eve Expelled from Paradise

Noah's Ark

Noah's Ark (Detail)

Noah and the Rainbow

The Sacrifice of Isaac

The Sacrifice of Isaac (Detail)

Jacob's Dream

Detail from Jacob's Dream

Jacob's Dream

Moses and the Burning Bush

Moses and the Burning Bush (Detail)

Detail from Moses and the Burning Bush

Striking the Rock

Detail from Striking the Rock

Moses Receiving the Ten Commandments

Detail from Moses Receiving the Ten Commandments

Arles and the Rhone

Bell Tower of the Convent du Augustins

Fountain at Lo Rotonde

Le 16 Restaurant in Arles

Le Tomate Verte Restaurant in Aix-en-Provence

Liberation Plaque, Aix-en-Provence

Mountain near St-Paul-de-Vence

Promenade des Anglais, Nice

Promenade des Anglais, Nice

Street in Vieux Nice

Streetside Market in Aix-en-Provence

Tree near Pont du Gard

Arch of Pont du Gard Roman Aqueduct

Pont du Gard Roman Aqueduct

Pont du Gard Roman Aqueduct

Pont du Gard Roman Aqueduct

Roman Amphitheater in Arles

Roman Amhitheater in Arles

Gallery of Roman Amphitheater in Arles

Upper Level of Roman Amphitheater in Arles

Thermae Sextius Roman Baths in Aix-en-Provence

Roman Baths in Nice

Ensign H.R. Shawhan, Gunnery Officer, U.S. Navy LST 280, September 1943

View from LST 280 on morning of June 7, 1944: LCTs (Landing Craft Tanks) on Gold Beach, Normandy

LST 280 on Gold Beach, Normandy on afternoon of June 14, 1944, loading for what would turn out to be...

LST 280 on Gold Beach, Normandy, on afternoon of June 14, 1944, loading for what would prove to be...

U.S. Navy LST 280 on morning of June 15, 1944, after being torpedoed by U-boat in English Channel;...

Beignets at Cafe Du Monde (photo by Joanne Shawhan)

Fountain birds (photo by Joanne Shawhan)

Hotel Provincial courtyard (photo by Joanne Shawhan)

Natchez steamboat whistle

Pontalba Building, Jackson Square (photo by Joanne Shawhan)

Pontalba Building (photo by Joanne Shawhan)

Pontalba Building (photo by Joanne Shawhan)

U.S. Naval Jack, steamboat Natchez

USCG Air, New Orleans, 3689 Lives Saved

Pabst Beer sign, Faubourg Marigny

Michael Harris, bassist, New Orleans

Yisrael Trio, Jackson Square

Voodoo Blues

Preservation Hall

Preservation Hall

Street band, Jackson Square

Street band, Jackson Square

Street band, Jackson Square

Tug and ship, Mississippi River

Boat, Miss Leslie II, Mississippi River

Steamboat Natchez, Mississippi River

Crescent City Bridge

Cafe Du Monde

Croissant d'Or coffeehouse sign

K-Paul's Louisiana Kitchen

Irene's Restaurant

Hotel Provincial

Lion fountian, Hotel Provincial

Chartres Street in fog

Gaslight, Chartres Street, French Quarter

Jackson Square

St. Louis Cathedral, New Orleans

Mardi Gras beads, Jackson Square

Jackson Square fountain

Pontalba Building, Jackson Square

Pontalba Building, Jackson Square

Holocaust Memorial, New Orleans

Spanish Moss, City Park, New Orleans

Spanish Moss, City Park, New Orleans

Ursuline Convent

Lafitte's Blacksmith Shop, New Orleans

Soniat House

Soniat House

US, Louisiana, French and New Orleans Flags

Bourbon Flag

US, Gay Pride and Louisiana Flags

Balcony banners, French Quarter

Alfred E. Smith State Office Building

Alexander Calder Sculpture, Agency Building and Reflecting Pool, Empire State Plaza

Cultural Education Center, Empire State Plaza

The Egg (Performing Arts Center) and Agency Buildings, Empire State Plaza

The Egg and Calder Sculpture, Empire State Plaza

The Egg and Corning Tower, Empire State Plaza

The Egg (Performing Arts Center), Empire State Plaza -- No. 1

The Egg (Performing Arts Center), Empire State Plaza -- No. 4

The Egg (Performing Arts Center), Empire State Plaza -- No. 5

The Egg (Performing Arts Center) Empire State Plaza -- No. 10

The Egg (Performing Arts Center), Empire Stat5e Plaza -- No. 18

The Egg (Performing Arts Center), Empire State Plaza -- No. 19

Empire State Plaza -- Reflecting Pool, Calder, Agency Buidlings, State Capitol

New York State Capitol

State Educartion Building

Converted railroad bridge

Converted railroad bridge

NYS Thruway and Route 9W bridges

Normanskill rapids

Wrecked Jaguar XK-E coupe