David Watts, Jr.

Photographer-Filmmaker-Historian

Documentary

139th Commencement at Tabor Academy, Marion, MA - Commencement speaker Robert S. Mueller III, former Director of the FBI and Special Counsel (2017)

Visitors stand in front of "Disconnections VII" by Ann Strassman at the opening night event for "A Long Distance Relationship: The 26.2 Mile Journey" at the Attleboro Arts Museum, Attleboro, MA. The exhibit was mounted as a celebration of the Boston Marathon. (2018)

( l to r) Eugene Roberts, Rick Hoyt, Dick Hoyt at the opening night event for "A Long Distance Relationship: The 26.2 Mile Journey" at the Attleboro Arts Museum, Attleboro, MA. (2018)

Bobbi Gibb, the first woman to run the Boston Marathion in 1966, starts the Elite Women Runners division at the 2018 Boston Marathon in Hopkinton, MA. (2018)

The First Baptist Church fully engulfed in flames following a lightning strike, October 23, 2018. Nearly 100 firefighters and their equipment from eight communities battled the flames.

With The Hiker statue on The Rockery in front, the remains of the First Baptist Church are all that stand after the devastating fire.

With the First Baptist Church fully engulfed in flames following a lightning strike, October 23, 2018, firefighters train their hoses in two directions to fight the fire and prevent ignition of the building next door.

An officer directs firefighters from atop a North Reading fire truck as the First Baptist Church continued to burn, October 23, 2018.

Cam Neely, former player (1987-1996), now president of the Boston Bruins, speaks on business leadership in the Athletic Center at Nichols College in Dudley, Massachusetts. (2015)

At the 2016 Boston Globe Globies ceremony at The House of Blues, Bob Ryan, Boston Globe sports writer, and Scott Diamond, Budweiser, awarded the Budweiser Red Sox MVP award to David Ortiz

At the 2016 Boston Globe Globies ceremony at The House of Blues, David Ortiz, Gerard Mayo (N.E. Patriots), and Tom Caron shooting selfies.

The Massachusetts State Police Museum and Learning Center Ribbon Cutting Ceremony, Grafton, MA. (2014)

Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate, Boston, MA , under construction. Ian McDermott filming exterior, front facade with the J.F.K. Library in background. (2014)

Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate, Boston, MA , under construction. Welders working in the replica U.S. Senate chamber (2014).

As part of the weekend-long dedication ceremonies of the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate,  Columbia Point, Boston, MA, former staffers of the late Senator were filmed reminiscing. Here are (l to r) Thomas M. Susman, Kenneth R. Feinberg, Lisa Mullins (WBUR; interviewer for filmings), Stephen G. Breyer (Associate Justice, U.S. Supreme Court) (2015)

Nearing completion, the Veterans Memorial Auditorium, Galvin Middle School, Wakefield, MA (2014)

Fifth Middlesex State Senate District special election candidates debate in Studio A at Wakefield Community Access Television (WCAT), Wakefield, MA; produced by David Watts, Jr. - State Rep. Jason M. Lewis (Democrat from Winchester) answers a question in the debate while Monica C. Medeiros (Repubican from Melrose) looks on. The press panel were reporters Mark Sardella (Wakefield Daily Item / Melrose Weekly News) and Kate Evans (Wakefield Observer). (2014)

Skater Tori Rotella in dress rehearsal for the Skating Club of Boston's 102nd Ice Chips Show of Champions. That year's show was held at Boston University's Agannis Arena. (2014)

Memorials to the victims ten days after the bombings at the 117th annual Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013. (l) Viewing the tributes left in front of the Marathon Sports store on Boylston Street, the site of the first bomb. (r) Writing messages of remembrance and hope for those killed and injured on the plaza in front of Trinity Church. (2013)

Members of Rotary International, District 7930 (Wakefield, MA), emerge from the waters in front of the Cape Ann Motor Hotel in Gloucester, MA, February 23, 2013. They were all participating in the annual Polar Plunge to benefit international efforts to eradicate polio.

Statue Art by Bela Pratt in front of the Dartmouth Street entrance to the Boston Public Library. (2012)

"Drum Major" for the Mummers band from Philadelphia, PA marching in the 2010 Independence Day Parade in Wakefield, MA.

Costumed participants in the 2010 Watch City Festival, an annual celebration of all things Steampunk in Waltham, MA. The city is known as "Watch City" having been the world headquarters of the revered Waltham Watch Company (1850 - 1957).

Grand Central Station, New York, NY. (2011)

A religious group walking a wooden cross through mid-town Manhattan on Good Friday. (2011)

The remains of Pier 54, 12th Avenue at 10th Street, New York City. The Cunard pier where the liner RMS Carpathia docked after dropping off the lifeboats from RMS Titanic at White Star Pier 59. Cunard and White Star were merged in 1934 thus the dual name on the metalwork. (2011)

In the seventh inning, Boston Red Sox left fielder Ryan Kalish, sliding into homplate, connects with Cleveland Indians catcher Carlos Santana, injuring Santana's knee, August 2, 2010, at Fenway Park.

Richard Binder working on a pen for a client. (2010)

In his second floor workshop in Nashua, NH, fountain pen restorer Richard Binder (r) works alongside then apprentice, Jim Baer (l). Mr. Binder is known throughout the pen community not only for his pen restorations but also for his deep knowledge of the history and technology of pens, about which he has written much. (2010)

The last American liner, SS United States, awaits a possible second life at Philadelphia's Pier 82, where the iconic ship has been moored since 1996. (2010)

Announcement of State Senator Richard Tisei (R) as Lt. Gov. candidate by gubernatorial candidate Charles Baker, Americal Civic Center, Wakefield, MA. This was Baker's first, unsuccessful run for the office in 2010.

Double CABG-double cardiac valve replacement at Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT (2009)

The perfusionist peers around one of the surgeons during a double CABG-double cardiac valve replacement, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT. (2009)

Quinnipiac University perfusion students in lab instruction / Hemo-Bag demonstration in a perfusion lab at the University of Connecticut, Farmington, CT. (2009)

A perfusionsit and student perfusionist check the equipment prior to a quintuple CABG at Bridgeport Hospital, Bridgeport, CT. (2009)

Hallloween display on a front yard on Hopkins Street, Wakefield, MA. (2012)

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