Yale University :: A photographic journey

 Yale University - architectural detail. Image property of Jessica Gordon Ryan

Yale University - architectural detail. Image property of Jessica Gordon Ryan

On Sunday I had the incredible opportunity to join 50 other photographers on a two hour walking tour through the old campus at Yale University. With a deep appreciation and fondness for history and architecture, I wandered through one of our country's oldest and most celebrated universities. Founded in 1701, Yale University has nourished some of our country's greatest minds and employed the craftsmanship of some of the world's greatest architects. To step inside the campus, is to venture deep into our country's history where every building and statue is evocative of an important moment in time. The Yale University campus is magnificence and beauty and wonder and I had the incredible opportunity to capture some of it's finer details. A big thank you to Jesse Thompson and Milford Photo for organizing this great event!

  Yale University - architectural detail. Image property of Jessica Gordon Ryan

Yale University - architectural detail. Image property of Jessica Gordon Ryan

  Yale University - architectural detail. Image property of Jessica Gordon Ryan

Yale University - architectural detail. Image property of Jessica Gordon Ryan

  Yale University, Memorial Quadrangle, Old Campus. Image property of Jessica Gordon Ryan

Yale University, Memorial Quadrangle, Old Campus. Image property of Jessica Gordon Ryan

 Yale University, Statue detail, Theodore Dwight Woolsey. Image property Jessica Gordon Ryan

Yale University, Statue detail, Theodore Dwight Woolsey. Image property Jessica Gordon Ryan

  Yale University, Statue detail,  Th  eodore Dwight Woolsey. Image property Jessica Gordon Ryan

Yale University, Statue detail,Theodore Dwight Woolsey. Image property Jessica Gordon Ryan

  Yale University. Detail of Connecticut Hall. Image property Jessica Gordon Ryan

Yale University. Detail of Connecticut Hall. Image property Jessica Gordon Ryan

  Yale University, Vanderbilt Hall, detail. Image property Jessica Gordon Ryan

Yale University, Vanderbilt Hall, detail. Image property Jessica Gordon Ryan

  Yale University,   Vanderbilt Hall  detail. Image property Jessica Gordon Ryan

Yale University, Vanderbilt Hall  detail. Image property Jessica Gordon Ryan

  "Preppy Graffiti" Yale University. Archway leading to the Vanderbilt hall quad. Image property Jessica Gordon Ryan

"Preppy Graffiti" Yale University. Archway leading to the Vanderbilt hall quad. Image property Jessica Gordon Ryan

  "Preppy Graffiti" Yale University  . Archway leading to the Vanderbilt hall quad. I  mage property Jessica Gordon Ryan

"Preppy Graffiti" Yale University. Archway leading to the Vanderbilt hall quad. Image property Jessica Gordon Ryan

  "Preppy Graffiti" Yale University  . Archway leading to the Vanderbilt hall quad. I  mage property Jessica Gordon Ryan

"Preppy Graffiti" Yale University. Archway leading to the Vanderbilt hall quad. Image property Jessica Gordon Ryan

  "Preppy Graffiti" Yale University  . Archway leading to the Vanderbilt dorms. I  mage property Jessica Gordon Ryan

"Preppy Graffiti" Yale University. Archway leading to the Vanderbilt dorms. Image property Jessica Gordon Ryan

  "Preppy Graffiti" Yale University  . Archway leading to the Vanderbilt hall quad. I  mage property Jessica Gordon Ryan

"Preppy Graffiti" Yale University. Archway leading to the Vanderbilt hall quad. Image property Jessica Gordon Ryan

  Yale University  . Vanderbilt Hall quad. I  mage property Jessica Gordon Ryan

Yale University. Vanderbilt Hall quad. Image property Jessica Gordon Ryan

  Yale University  . Vanderbilt Hall  quad. I  mage property Jessica Gordon Ryan

Yale University. Vanderbilt Hall  quad. Image property Jessica Gordon Ryan

  Yale University  . Vanderbilt Hall quad. I  mage property Jessica Gordon Ryan

Yale University. Vanderbilt Hall quad. Image property Jessica Gordon Ryan

  Yale University  . Vanderbilt quad. I  mage property Jessica Gordon Ryan

Yale University. Vanderbilt quad. Image property Jessica Gordon Ryan

 Statue Detail. Nathan Hale. Yale University. Image property of Jessica Gordon Ryan

Statue Detail. Nathan Hale. Yale University. Image property of Jessica Gordon Ryan

  Statue Detail. Nathan Hale. Yale University. Image property of Jessica Gordon Ryan

Statue Detail. Nathan Hale. Yale University. Image property of Jessica Gordon Ryan

  Statue Detail. Nathan Hale. Yale University. Image property of Jessica Gordon Ryan

Statue Detail. Nathan Hale. Yale University. Image property of Jessica Gordon Ryan

  Statue Detail. Bronze Lion. Yale University. Image property of Jessica Gordon Ryan

Statue Detail. Bronze Lion. Yale University. Image property of Jessica Gordon Ryan

  Church Detail.  Yale University. Image property of Jessica Gordon Ryan

Church Detail.  Yale University. Image property of Jessica Gordon Ryan

   Architectural detail, Branford College, Yale University. Image Jessica Gordon Ryan

 Architectural detail, Branford College, Yale University. Image Jessica Gordon Ryan

 Image property of Jessica Gordon Ryan

Image property of Jessica Gordon Ryan

 Image property of Jessica Gordon Ryan

Image property of Jessica Gordon Ryan

  Architectural detail, Bran  ford College, Yale University. Image Jessi  ca Gordon Ryan

Architectural detail, Branford College, Yale University. Image Jessica Gordon Ryan

  Architectural detail, Bran  ford College, Yale University. Image Jessi  ca Gordon Ryan

Architectural detail, Branford College, Yale University. Image Jessica Gordon Ryan

  Architectural detail, Bran  ford College, Yale University. Image Jessi  ca Gordon Ryan

Architectural detail, Branford College, Yale University. Image Jessica Gordon Ryan

  Architectural Detail. Yale University. Image property of Jessica Gordon Ryan

Architectural Detail. Yale University. Image property of Jessica Gordon Ryan

  Architectural detail, Bran  ford College, Yale University. Image Jessi  ca Gordon Ryan

Architectural detail, Branford College, Yale University. Image Jessica Gordon Ryan

  Architectural detail. Yale University. Image property of Jessica Gordon Ryan

Architectural detail. Yale University. Image property of Jessica Gordon Ryan

  Architectural detail, Bran  ford College, Yale University. Image Jessi  ca Gordon Ryan

Architectural detail, Branford College, Yale University. Image Jessica Gordon Ryan

  Architectural detail of the Yale World War Memorial. Yale University. Image property of Jessica Gordon Ryan

Architectural detail of the Yale World War Memorial. Yale University. Image property of Jessica Gordon Ryan

 Architectural detail. Yale University. Image property of Jessica Gordon Ryan.

Architectural detail. Yale University. Image property of Jessica Gordon Ryan.