Viewing NYC Masthead

Editor in Chief

Matt Coneybeare

Matt Coneybeare

Editor in Chief

Matt enjoys exploring the City's food scene with his Wife and the outdoors with their three dogs. He is an avid marathon runner, and spends most of his time working from a treadmill desk at home.

Video Producers

Angeline Quintilla

Angeline Quintilla

Video Producer

Angeline is a Bay Area kid roaming the jungles of NY. Sometimes she uses a camera to put things into perspective.

Max Scheidhauer

Max Scheidhauer

Video Producer

Max recently moved to NYC to audition for Rent only to find out the play closed 8 years ago. So he's now doing the next best thing: producing videos for Viewing NYC.

Contributing Writers

Akiva Blander

Akiva Blander

Contributing Writer

Born and raised in Brooklyn, Akiva can be found biking around Prospect Park, eating cheap street food or frantically trying to keep tabs on all the city's happenings.

Alexandra Hudson

Alexandra Hudson

Contributing Writer

Alexandra Hudson is 21 years old and is working towards a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature with a minor in Journalism. When she is not writing an essay or reading Harry Potter she enjoys running long distances and quoting movies.

Ashley Jankowski

Ashley Jankowski

Contributing Writer

Ashley is a journalism student living in a 5-foot wide bedroom in NYC. In between class, She can be found working out, wandering into bookstores or making To-Do lists.

Bessie Chu

Bessie Chu

Contributing Writer

Bessie can be found exploring new places and being a wannabe hipster. She enjoys the arts, travel, food, beverages, soccer, and wikipedia.

Brindsi Liberty

Brindsi Liberty

Contributing Writer

Brindsi is a student of Professional Writing and Media Management, and an avid adventurer. When she is not out menacing the world and experiencing new places and cultures, she can be found attached to her computer watching too many YouTube videos

Bronx Bohemian

Bronx Bohemian

Contributing Writer

When not patrolling the 1 train and solving crime, the Bronx Bohemian enjoys aspects of his borough that most are unaware of. Living on a tight budget, the B.B. is looking to shine light on the beauty of the Bronx and all it has to offer.

Clark Owyang

Clark Owyang

Contributing Writer

Commuting daily from Queens to Manhattan, Clark is a native Californian learning how to view NYC. From wedding light design to hospital work, he’s trying to explore the many ways one can New York before the West calls him back home.

Di Coneybeare

Di Coneybeare

Contributing Writer

Di is an emergency physician in NYC who enjoys exploring the City with her hubby and their dogs. She is especially interested in the City's food and drink scene.

Emma Geary

Emma Geary

Contributing Writer

Emma relocated from London to New York to discover the best eats Gotham had to offer. When she's not eating or drinking at the latest and greatest openings in the city, she's burning it off in the gym.

Euphemia Mu

Euphemia Mu

Contributing Writer

Euphemia is a lover of the ever changing tastes and styles of the City. In her spare time, she enjoys pranking her husband and matchmaking.

Gabrielle Montoute

Gabrielle Montoute

Contributing Writer

Gabrielle is a freelance writer who is a New York City native currently living and working in Los Angeles. Gabrielle graduated from Emerson College in 2015 with a degree in TV Studio Production.

Hillel Broder

Hillel Broder

Contributing Writer

Hailing from Silver Spring, MD, Hillel has called NYC his home since 2002. During the academic year, he is a high school teacher and college instructor of English. Over the summer, he writes poetry and enjoys visiting and writing about NYC's cultural institutions.

Jennimaria Palomaki

Jennimaria Palomaki

Contributing Writer

Jennimaria is a linguist and writer living in Brooklyn with her husband and dog. She enjoys eating, cooking, and drinking. She is constantly in search of authentic Roman food and the perfect mojito.

Jessica Frelow

Jessica Frelow

Contributing Writer

Jessica lives in Brooklyn. She is a lover of poetry, eating Mexican food and people watching in the city.

Johanna Cyran

Johanna Cyran

Contributing Writer

Recently relocated from the south, Johanna is a communications student and dancer. When she's not traveling or participating in the arts scene, she can be found scoping out some of the City's best secret brunch spots.

Joshua Mu

Joshua Mu

Contributing Writer

When he is not attempting to hustle the hustlers of Central Park, Joshua enjoys exploring the depths of what New York has to offer. He one day hopes to pilot a drone without immediately crashing it.

Maggie Jeffers

Maggie Jeffers

Contributing Writer

Maggie is a recent graduate of Vassar College, where she majored in English and learned that she has no tolerance for the Poughkeepsie cold. She loves all things related to food, TV, movies, and music, and enjoys playing the violin and surfing the web in her spare time.

Megan Merrick

Megan Merrick

Contributing Writer

Megan Merrick is an actress, comedian, and writer, originally from Ontario, Canada. She attended the American Musical and Dramatic Academy in New York City where she studied Studio Acting. Megan loves dogs (especially the puppy variety,) Halloween (any holiday, really,) disco clubs, and drinks that are blue.

Michael Birnberg

Michael Birnberg

Contributing Writer

Michael is an actor and writer from New York who enjoys the performing arts.

Phoebe Mikneah

Phoebe Mikneah

Contributing Writer

Phoebe is a Caribbean New Yorker. She is very active, and can generally be seen roller blading through the boroughs, exploring New York City's exciting events.

Ravey Redd

Ravey Redd

Contributing Writer

Hailing from Fairfield County, Raven is currently a student pursuing a degree in Journalism. She is a fan of blogging, hiphop music, and all things Starbucks related. Raven can be found exploring all that NYC has to offer.

Ryan West

Ryan West

Contributing Writer

Ryan is a recent transplant to NYC. As a Sandlapper (South Carolinian) he expects to never fully adjust to the big city, but you can see him enjoying the ride most days of the week.

Sophie Patenaude

Sophie Patenaude

Contributing Writer

Raised right outside of NYC, Sophie often enjoys exploring the City and getting lost. She loves writing, blogging, and playing guitar. When not writing music, Sophie can be found eating plentiful amounts of food.

Veronika Kostova

Veronika Kostova

Contributing Writer

Veronika is in her twenties and is studying marketing and design. She loves to travel, discover the world and its delicious foods, and finds inspiration in the City’s arts scene. She never turns down a challenge, especially on the volleyball court.

Viewing NYC

Viewing NYC

Contributing Writer

Viewing NYC is a site that features videos and photos of the art, comedy, culture, food, history and events of New York City.