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The New York City skyline with Financial District skyscrapers in lower Manhattan.In the winter, there is a clarity and edge that is carried on the frigid fingers of icy air and crystallized exhales. —-I have been really getting into long exposures. There is something incredibly zen about the experience of setting up, and taking long exposures. The waiting is interesting. It forces a pause in the process. You start to be hyper-aware of the movement of clouds and light transitions. In the winter especially, it’s a commitment. The minute or so of waiting seems to encompass an eternity of thought(s). —-This is a 30 second exposure of the lower Manhattan skyline featuring the skyscrapers of the Financial District and Pier 17 taken with the Sony a99. The Freedom Tower (also known as 1 WTC or One World Trade Center), New York by Gehry, the Woolworth Building and the spire of the Municipal Building can all be seen here.
 —-View this photo with a comment thread on my Google Plus page—-View “New York City Skyline - Financial District Skyscrapers” in my photography portfolio here, email me, or ask for help.

The New York City skyline with Financial District skyscrapers in lower Manhattan.


In the winter, there is a clarity and edge that is carried on the frigid fingers of icy air and crystallized exhales.


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I have been really getting into long exposures. There is something incredibly zen about the experience of setting up, and taking long exposures. The waiting is interesting. It forces a pause in the process. You start to be hyper-aware of the movement of clouds and light transitions. In the winter especially, it’s a commitment. The minute or so of waiting seems to encompass an eternity of thought(s).


—-


This is a 30 second exposure of the lower Manhattan skyline featuring the skyscrapers of the Financial District and Pier 17 taken with the Sony a99. The Freedom Tower (also known as 1 WTC or One World Trade Center), New York by Gehry, the Woolworth Building and the spire of the Municipal Building can all be seen here.


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View this photo with a comment thread on my Google Plus page


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View “New York City Skyline - Financial District Skyscrapers” in my photography portfolio here, email me, or ask for help.

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