Susana Bates


Gregory Graniss smashes a Muni bus windshield with a police barricade in San Francisco after the Giants won the World Series on October 28, 2012. Graniss was later charged with felony vandalism and pleaded not guilty.
Lightning strikes the antenna on the Empire State Building in Manhattan, during an afternoon thunderstorm, as seen from Gantry State Plaza Park in Long Island City, NY on May 16, 2007. The building, which was designed to serve as a lightning rod for the surrounding midtown area, gets jolted about 100 times a year.
Women stretch on the boardwalk in Coney Island, NY on the one year anniversary of 9/11 on September 11, 2002.
Firefighter Tom Ryan and other members of Ladder 155 are seen at a third alarm fire that broke out at 138-10 Farmers Blvd. in Queens on September 19, 2009.
Blackout - NY - 2003
Loved ones of Guy Victor mourn his death at his funeral at St. Therese of Lisieux Church in Brooklyn on Oct. 1, 2004. Victor was killed in an auto accident the week before.
9/11 Anniversary - Ground Zero - NYC
Diners are seen at the Beach Chalet underneath the full harvest moon on September 22, 2010.
Angelica, a four month old kitten, gets her head stuck in a baby stroller wheel in Queens on August 30, 2006. She was later freed from the wheel by ESU officers.
Banshee gets a haircut at the 164th Street Pet Salon in Fresh Meadows, Queens on Tuesday, October 12, 2004.
People are seen at the 41st LGBT Pride parade in San Francisco on June 26, 2011.
Yankee Fans
Linda Serafin feeds seagulls at Point Pleasant Beach in New Jersey on March 15, 2008. She feeds the birds almost every day in the winter. She recognizes several of the birds and has given names to them.
Shadow Play - Queens, New York
WInter Surfers wait to catch a wave in the Rockaways, Queens on January 24, 2008.
Coney Island - Summer Storm - 2007
A pedestrian is seen through a car window on Northern Blvd. in Queens, New York on October 12, 2005.
San Francisco - 2011