January 21, 2022
Near the spot where I took this picture of the Ravine, I met three hopelessly lost elderly hikers. Once they got over my fearsome appearance with my face wrapped in a Moroccan wool shawl against the day’s cold, they were relieved to find that I had a map on my iPhone and could show them the way back to their car.
Joe Standart is an internationally known, award-winning photographer. His national public art initiative, Portrait of America, began in New London in 2004, and has been featured in The New York Times, The Boston Globe, Associated Press, Photo District News, ABC News, NPR Radio, Public Television and other local and national media. Learn more about Joe