There have been a lot of changes in photography (AND ME) in the last 39 years.

This site is owned and managed by Jimmy Swanton. Unless otherwise noted, all the photos above were taken by him and he is solely responsible for the content of this web site.

Jimmy is an award winning, freelance photographer who has been shooting action photos on the street scene for the last 39 years. Now that he has given up his black & white film and the darkroom, he is able to share with you these images through the technology of digital photography and the Internet. His photos have appeared in the Boston Herald Newspaper, FireHouse Magazine, many C.N.C. Newspaper locals, the Somerville Journal Newspaper, the Somerville, the Somerville, the Somerville, the International Association of Fire Fighters Magazine, N.E.C.N. NEWS.COM, WGBH.COM, WBZTV.COM, WBZ Channel 4, THEBOSTONCHANNEL.COM, WHDHTV.COM, WHDH Channel 7, the Hampton (NH) Union Newspaper, PopPhoto Mentor Series online,, PopPhoto.Com, Digital Photo, the Pilot Newspaper, Popular Photography Magazine, American Police Beat Magazine, 1st Responder Newspaper, and many Fire Department web sites, newsletters, and social media sites.

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