David Watts, Jr.

Photographer - Filmmaker - Historian


Cardiac surgeries - Part of a project, with Qunnipiac University, documenting (in still photographs and a video documentary) perfusionists as part of the team during cardiac surgeries. (2009)

Dedication weekend for the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate, Boston, MA - former staffers of the late Senator  (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)

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

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.

Memorials to the victims ten days after the bombings at the 117th annual Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013. Writing messages of remembrance and hope for those killed and injured on the plaza in front of Trinity Church. (2013)

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

Desiree "Desi" Linden sprints down Boylston Street to the finish line at the 2018 Boston Marathon, becoming the first American woman to win the race since 1985. (2018)

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.

Organized by Wakefield High School students Faith Defendre, Aurora Leal, and ReignYah Grant, a gathering at the Galvin Middle School, in support of Black Lives Matter and racial justice in America, marched to the high school. (2020)

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

( 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)

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

Cmdr. John A. Benda, 76th commanding officer, USS Constitution, salutes a dignitary coming on board the ship for the July Fourth turnaround cruise. (2021)

A re-enactment of the Battle of Tower Park, Lexington, MA. (2010)

British Regulars return to Lexington Green after chasing off the survivors of "the shot heard 'round the world". (2010)

The once crack American transatlantic liner, SS United States, languishing at Pier 82, Philadelphia, PA awaiting a fate yet to be decided for her. (2010)