Born in New Jersey in 1978, Michael Massaia Is a fine art photographer and printmaker whose work focuses on New York City, and New Jersey life and landscape. Massaia specializes in large format black & white photography and large format Platinum/Palladium printing. All of his images are true ‘one shot’ candid scenes that have been pushed to their limit via film developing and printing techniques to reveal the true way each moment was felt. Massaia writes:
Michael Massaia captures the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy on the Casino Pier in Sea Side Heights NJ. This photo shows Casino Pier as well as the Star Jet coaster slowly sinking to the bottom of the Atlantic ocean.