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Charlie Rosenberg
Jamaica Plain, MA

About the Artist

A native of Louisville, Kentucky, Charlie Rosenberg has been a photographer since the 1970s. Enamored with black and white in his early career he now seeks out bright colors but you will see an occasional black and white image in his portfolio. His work generally illustrates the hidden architectural gems found while traveling abroad.

After moving to Boston in 1989, Charlie fell in love with the Jamaica Plain neighborhood of the city. His work appears in a series of nine books published by Arcadia Publishers documenting the history of Boston’s neighborhoods. His most recent work features…

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About the Artist

A native of Louisville, Kentucky, Charlie Rosenberg has been a photographer since the 1970s. Enamored with black and white in his early career he now seeks out bright colors but you will see an occasional black and white image in his portfolio. His work generally illustrates the hidden architectural gems found while traveling abroad.

After moving to Boston in 1989, Charlie fell in love with the Jamaica Plain neighborhood of the city. His work appears in a series of nine books published by Arcadia Publishers documenting the history of Boston’s neighborhoods. His most recent work features Cuba, Azores, and France.

Artist’s Work

Two birdhouses from found materials
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Two Birdhouses from Found Materials

By Charlie Rosenberg

Lighthouse on san juan island
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Lighthouse on San Juan Island

By Charlie Rosenberg

Metal sculpture of dog
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Metal Sculpture of Dog

By Charlie Rosenberg

Sagamore creek quincy ma
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Sagamore Creek, Quincy, MA

By Charlie Rosenberg

Cuba
Adjuntas puerto rico 1082
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Adjuntas, Puerto Rico #1082

By Charlie Rosenberg

Cuban dance company
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Cuban Dance Company

By Charlie Rosenberg

Flower vendor havana cuba
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Flower Vendor, Havana, Cuba

By Charlie Rosenberg

Remedios cuba
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Remedios, Cuba

By Charlie Rosenberg

Hard at work havana cuba
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Hard at work, Havana, Cuba

By Charlie Rosenberg

50s taxi havana cuba
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50's Taxi, Havana Cuba

By Charlie Rosenberg

Sorting beans havana cuba
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Sorting Beans, Havana, Cuba

By Charlie Rosenberg

Young dancers havana cuba
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Young Dancers, Havana Cuba

By Charlie Rosenberg

Newspaper vendors havana cuba
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Newspaper Vendors, Havana, Cuba

By Charlie Rosenberg

Man with two doors
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Man with two doors

By Charlie Rosenberg

Green car havana cuba
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Green Car Havana, Cuba

By Charlie Rosenberg

Havana vieja dos edificios
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Havana Vieja, Dos Edificios

By Charlie Rosenberg

Colonial building cuba
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Colonial Building, Cuba

By Charlie Rosenberg

Morocco
Tin lamp hangs from iron window work
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Tin Lamp Hangs from Iron Window Work

By Charlie Rosenberg

Hookahs
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Hookahs

By Charlie Rosenberg

Tiny tajines
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Tiny Tajines

By Charlie Rosenberg

Applying henna
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Applying Henna

By Charlie Rosenberg

Olives for sale marakesh morocco
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Olives for sale. Marakesh, Morocco

By Charlie Rosenberg

Tile plates morocco
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Tile Plates, Morocco

By Charlie Rosenberg

Decorative doors and tile wall 2
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Decorative Doors and Tile Wall #2

By Charlie Rosenberg

Olives figs and oranges
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Olives, Figs, and Oranges

By Charlie Rosenberg

Man with donkey
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Man with Donkey

By Charlie Rosenberg

Window and wall with signs morocco
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Window and Wall with Signs, Morocco

By Charlie Rosenberg

Across from the spice market fez
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Across from the spice market, Fez

By Charlie Rosenberg

Outside the spice market fez morroco
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Outside the Spice Market, Fez, Moroco

By Charlie Rosenberg

Watching the world go by
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Watching the World Go By

By Charlie Rosenberg

A quiet spot
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A quiet Spot

By Charlie Rosenberg

Wooden latticed window alhambra
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Wooden Latticed Window, Alhambra

By Charlie Rosenberg

Walking through the medina
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Walking Through the Medina

By Charlie Rosenberg

Window with bars
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Window with Bars

By Charlie Rosenberg

Azores
View from heybeliada
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View from Heybeliada

By Charlie Rosenberg

Azores pasture
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Azores Pasture

By Charlie Rosenberg

17th century palace
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17th Century Palace

By Charlie Rosenberg

Abandoned school ponta delgado
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Old School, Ponta Delgado, Azores

By Charlie Rosenberg

Peppers 2
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Peppers

By Charlie Rosenberg

Walkway in motion
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Walkway in motion

By Charlie Rosenberg

Grabbing time
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HarvestingTime

By Charlie Rosenberg

Turkey
Wagon wheel turkey 2
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Wagon Wheel, Turkey

By Charlie Rosenberg

Turkish mosaic lamp
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Turkish Mosaic Lamp

By Charlie Rosenberg

Rock formation wall cappadocia turkey
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Rock Formation (Wall), Cappadocia, Turkey

By Charlie Rosenberg

Turkish carpets
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Turkish Carpets

By Charlie Rosenberg

Power plant hoist
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Power Plant Hoist

By Charlie Rosenberg

Vases and wooden shutter
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Vases and Wooden Shutter

By Charlie Rosenberg

Tangines marakesh
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Tangines, Marakesh

By Charlie Rosenberg

Topkapi palace istanbul
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Topkapi Palace, Istanbul

By Charlie Rosenberg

Ceramics in niche turkey
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Ceramics in Niche, Turkey

By Charlie Rosenberg

Into the abiss
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Into the abiss

By Charlie Rosenberg

Whirling dervishes in turkey
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Whirling Dervishes in Turkey

By Charlie Rosenberg

Dolls with woven costumes
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Dolls with woven costumes

By Charlie Rosenberg

Sidewalk sale
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Sidewalk Sale

By Charlie Rosenberg

Street vendor istanbul
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Street Vendor, Istanbul

By Charlie Rosenberg

Rock formations turkey
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Rock Formations, Turkey

By Charlie Rosenberg

Religious school istanbul
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Religious School, Istanbul

By Charlie Rosenberg

Topkapi palace
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Topkapi Palace

By Charlie Rosenberg

View from heybeliada turkey
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View from Heybeliada, Turkey

By Charlie Rosenberg

Traditional stone dwelling in cappadocia turkey
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Traditional stone dwelling in Cappadocia, Turkey

By Charlie Rosenberg

Cappodocia
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Cappodocia

By Charlie Rosenberg

Historic wood home heybeliada turkey
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Historic Wood Home, Heybeliada, Turkey

By Charlie Rosenberg

Street car istiklal avenue istanbul
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Street Car, İstiklal Avenue, Istanbul

By Charlie Rosenberg

Wagon wheel turkey
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Wagon Wheel, Turkey

By Charlie Rosenberg

Spain
Building facade madrid 1337
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Building Facade, Madrid #1337

By Charlie Rosenberg

Ornamental iron ponce puerto rico black and white
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Ornamental Iron, Ponce, Puerto Rico (black and white)

By Charlie Rosenberg

Ceramic detail plaza de espana seville
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Ceramic Detail, Plaza de Espana, Seville.

By Charlie Rosenberg

I am so lonely
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I am so lonely

By Charlie Rosenberg

Canopy over wood studded door
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Canopy Over Wood Studded Door

By Charlie Rosenberg

Ornamental iron ponce puerto rico color
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Ornamental Iron, Ponce, Puerto Rico (color)

By Charlie Rosenberg

Wood carving on facade
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Wood Carving on Facade

By Charlie Rosenberg

Building facade madrid 1248
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Building Facade, Madrid #1248

By Charlie Rosenberg

Statue on portico madrid
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Statue on Portico, Madrid

By Charlie Rosenberg

Plaza de espana 987
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Plaza de Espana #987

By Charlie Rosenberg

Tower and arches
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Tower and Arches

By Charlie Rosenberg

Plaza de espana 988
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Plaza de Espana #988

By Charlie Rosenberg

Placeta del toro
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Placeta del Toro

By Charlie Rosenberg

Gargoyle on duty
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Gargoyle on Duty

By Charlie Rosenberg

Two arches
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Two Lanterns

By Charlie Rosenberg

Stone lion grenada spain
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Stone Lion, Grenada, Spain

By Charlie Rosenberg

Decorative doors and tile wall 1
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Decorative Doors and Tile Wall #1

By Charlie Rosenberg

Crest on facade
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Crest on Facade

By Charlie Rosenberg

Blue ceramic tower seville
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Blue Ceramic Tower, Seville

By Charlie Rosenberg

Wooden door with decorative stone carving alhambra
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Wooden Door with Decorative Stone Carving, Alhambra

By Charlie Rosenberg

Sweeping arched building madrid
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Sweeping Arched Building, Madrid

By Charlie Rosenberg

Plaza de espana 1002
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Plaza de Espana #1002

By Charlie Rosenberg

Arched doorway
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Arched Doorway

By Charlie Rosenberg

Stone carved capital on alhambra column
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Stone Carved Capital on Alhambra Column

By Charlie Rosenberg

Decorative iron work on balcony
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Decorative Iron Work on Balcony

By Charlie Rosenberg

Yellow building with tile roof
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Yellow building with tile roof

By Charlie Rosenberg

New Mexico
Taos pueblo 1797
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Taos Pueblo #1797

By Charlie Rosenberg

Taos pueblo 1798
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Taos Pueblo #1798

By Charlie Rosenberg

Puerto Rico
Adjuntas puerto rico 1060
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Adjuntas, Puerto Rico #1060

By Charlie Rosenberg

Cafe vieques puerto rico
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Cafe, Vieques, Puerto Rico

By Charlie Rosenberg

Abandoned building ponce puerto rico
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Abandoned Building, Ponce, Puerto Rico

By Charlie Rosenberg

Banco popular de puerto rico blackwhite
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Banco Popular de Puerto Rico (black/white)

By Charlie Rosenberg

Vieques puerto rico
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Vieques, Puerto Rico

By Charlie Rosenberg

Post office albany new york
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Post Office, Albany, New York

By Charlie Rosenberg

Plant against orange background
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Plant against orange background

By Charlie Rosenberg

Folkloric dancers
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Folkloric Dancers

By Charlie Rosenberg

Block Island
Block island rhode island 3290
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Block Island, Rhode Island #3290

By Charlie Rosenberg

Block island rhode island 3306
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Block Island, Rhode Island #3306

By Charlie Rosenberg

Lighthouse at block island rhode island 2
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Lighthouse at Block Island, Rhode Island

By Charlie Rosenberg

Block island rhode island 3296
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Block Island, Rhode Island #3296

By Charlie Rosenberg

Lighthouse at block island rhode island
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Lighthouse at Block Island, Rhode Island

By Charlie Rosenberg

Block island rhode island 3331
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Block Island, Rhode Island #3331

By Charlie Rosenberg

Block island rhode island 3218
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Block Island, Rhode Island #3218

By Charlie Rosenberg

Block island rhode island 3221
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Block Island, Rhode Island #3221

By Charlie Rosenberg

Block island rhode island 3266
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Block Island, Rhode Island #3266

By Charlie Rosenberg

New Foundland
Cape spear newfoundland
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Cape Spear, Newfoundland

By Charlie Rosenberg

New bonaventure newfoundland
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New Bonaventure, Newfoundland

By Charlie Rosenberg

Use the proper wrench
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Monkey Wrench

By Charlie Rosenberg

Explore
Model railroad locomotives
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Model Railroad Locomotives

By Charlie Rosenberg

Old meets new
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Old Meets New

By Charlie Rosenberg

Haffenreffer brewery stack jamaica plain
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Haffenreffer Brewery Stack, Jamaica Plain

By Charlie Rosenberg

Abc brewery complex mission hilljamaica plain sect
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ABC Brewery Complex, Mission Hill/Jamaica Plain section of Boston

By Charlie Rosenberg

Uss constitution 2
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USS Constitution

By Charlie Rosenberg

Water lilly
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Water Lilly

By Charlie Rosenberg

Wetlands reflection
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Wetlands Reflection

By Charlie Rosenberg

Sculpture albany new york
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Sculpture, Albany, New York

By Charlie Rosenberg

Nigerian wedding
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Nigerian Wedding

By Charlie Rosenberg

The cow on jp licks jamaica plain ma
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The Cow on J.P. Licks, Jamaica Plain, MA

By Charlie Rosenberg

Jesus weeps
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Jesus Weeps

By Charlie Rosenberg

Travel greyhound
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Travel Greyhound

By Charlie Rosenberg

Gazebo
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Gazebo

By Charlie Rosenberg

Block island rhode island 3242
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Block Island, Rhode Island #3242

By Charlie Rosenberg

Model railroad minatures
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Model Railroad Miniatures

By Charlie Rosenberg

Midtown oval tower
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Midtown Oval Tower

By Charlie Rosenberg

Clown
Mason jar
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Mason Jar

By Charlie Rosenberg

Sea bird vieques puerto rico
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Sea Bird, Vieques, Puerto Rico

By Charlie Rosenberg

Quaker state oil new york state
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Quaker State Oil, New York State

By Charlie Rosenberg

Theater marque madrid
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Theater Marque, Madrid

By Charlie Rosenberg

Cat on facade bulgaria
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Cat on facade, Bulgaria

By Charlie Rosenberg

Ship figurehead
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Ship Figurehead

By Charlie Rosenberg

African masks 2
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African Masks

By Charlie Rosenberg

Buxtons medicines
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Buxton's Medicines

By Charlie Rosenberg

Garden at cecilienhof
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Garden at Cecilienhof

By Charlie Rosenberg

But i was so beautiful
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But I was so Beautiful!

By Charlie Rosenberg

Rock formation in cappadocia turkey
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Rock Formation in Cappadocia, Turkey

By Charlie Rosenberg

Wyman street mural hyde square section of jamaica
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Wyman Street Mural, Hyde Square section of Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA.

By Charlie Rosenberg

Block island rhode island 3272
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Block Island, Rhode Island #3272

By Charlie Rosenberg

Herb infused oils
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Herb Infused Oils

By Charlie Rosenberg

Do not dock
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Do Not Dock

By Charlie Rosenberg

Stuck in time an old texaco sign adorns a window i
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Stuck in time, an old Texaco sign adorns a window in Essex, New York

By Charlie Rosenberg

Chevrolet bel air
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Chevrolet Bel Air

By Charlie Rosenberg

Peugeot
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Peugeot

By Charlie Rosenberg

Skyline new york ny
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Skyline, New York, NY

By Charlie Rosenberg

Door with shadow of cross
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Door with Shadow of Cross

By Charlie Rosenberg

New york tower
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New York Tower

By Charlie Rosenberg

Engine room steamship
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Engine Room, Steamship

By Charlie Rosenberg

Memphis soul neon
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Memphis Soul Neon

By Charlie Rosenberg

Buy fresh sign at city feed in jamaica plain
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Buy Fresh sign at City Feed in Jamaica Plain

By Charlie Rosenberg

Chelsea new york mural
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Chelsea, New York Mural

By Charlie Rosenberg

The leonard p zakim bunker hill memorial bridge
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The Leonard P. Zakim Bunker Hill Memorial Bridge

By Charlie Rosenberg

Train station new york state
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Train Station, New York State

By Charlie Rosenberg

Galleria milan
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Galleria, Milan

By Charlie Rosenberg

1879
Rectors palace
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Rector's Palace

By Charlie Rosenberg

Budapest nyugati palyaudvar station
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Budapest-Nyugati Pályaudvar Station

By Charlie Rosenberg

Left to the cob webs
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Left to the cob webs

By Charlie Rosenberg

Mexican dancers
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Mexican Dancers

By Charlie Rosenberg

Boston as seen from boston harbor
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Boston as seen from Boston Harbor

By Charlie Rosenberg

France
Hotel dieu de beaune
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Hôtel-Dieu de Beaune

By Charlie Rosenberg

Basilica of notre dame lyon france
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Basilica of Notre Dame, Lyon, France

By Charlie Rosenberg

Carousel 3
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Carousel

By Charlie Rosenberg

Notre dame basilica lyon france
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Notre Dame Basilica, Lyon, France

By Charlie Rosenberg

Selected Exhibitions

  • Boston University Photographic Resource Center
    Boston, MA, 2014
  • MIT CoLab Radio
    Cambridge, MA, 2013
  • Uforge Gallery, Jamaica Plain
    Boston, MA, 2012
  • Boston Camera Club at Brookline Public Library
    Brookline, MA, 2011
  • Juried Exhibition at Andover Newton Theological School
    Andover, MA, 2010

Press and Accolades

  • Louisville Courier-Journal
    March, 1975