45 posts tagged empire state building
New York City - Empire State Building and Skyline
We stood there,
your hand in mine,
as the skyscrapers
dotted the horizon
like nervous heartbeats
syncopated in time
to the city’s nervous
And as the sun
caressed our faces
with its warmth,
over the buildings
towards the horizon
infinite and full
This is a view of the Empire State Building and New York City skyline taken with my Sony A99 while high above the rooftops and skyscrapers of midtown Manhattan. If you wait for just the right cloudy day, you can catch a glimpse of the few moments during sunset when the sun pries the clouds open and lets its light wash over the city in waves.
New York City - Skyline and Empire State Building
The hour right after the sun dips below the horizon is one of the most enchanting hours of the day. It’s not quite day and not quite night but it’s a blended mixture of the two. There is no better place to witness this transformation in New York City than .. .continue reading here…
This is my weekly blog post to PDN’s Emerging Photographer’s Blog.
New York City nights - Empire State Building - Chelsea View
Taken with the QX100 and my iPhone.
Loving night photography with the QX100! This is a re-post from my Instagram where I just posted this photo.
If you are curious, I wrote a lengthy post where I discussed details about the shooting modes, interface, menus, and how the QX100 works with your smartphone or tablet (both the QX10 and QX100 are Android and iOS compatible). Here is the link to that post:
Ok, back to taking photos :)
New York City Skyline and the Empire State Building
Growing up in Queens, a borough of New York City, I was surrounded by a general attitude of contempt and disgust regarding anything tourist related. My father who worked nights as a newspaper pressman in Manhattan hated going into Manhattan for…… continue reading here…
This is my weekly blog post to the PDN site over in the PDN Emerging Photographer’s section.