Brooklyn Bridge Park to Lower Manhattan | NYC

oculus, santiago calatrava

The final workshop day was filled with so many great locations. Starting with skyline views of Lower Manhattan from Brooklyn Bridge Park. As you see above I had more fun with intentional camera movement as I loaned my tripod to a student, a little forced creativity. Next, we walked along the East River and I […]

Queens & Manhattan | NYC

guggenheim museum, nyc, frank lloyd wright

Continuing another day exploring NYC. As I’ve mentioned, I was there for our workshop (Photography Unfolded). We started day 3 with sunrise in Hunter’s Point, which has nice views of Midtown. I prefer using the pavilion in South Waterfront Park to frame the city, particularly the Chrysler Building. After breakfast, we headed back to Manhattan, […]

Brooklyn to Jersey

nyc skyline

Continuing with all those NYC images. When in town for a workshop, there’s A LOT of shooting! This is the first year we spent so much time in Brooklyn, crazy how much is being built there! Not super new, but opened in 2012 is the Barclays Center. An indoor arena, home to the Brooklyn Nets […]

NYC High Line to the Flatiron

515 W 29th St, high line, SCDA Architects

Continuing with more great NYC architecture, a little walk along the High Line. Spanning 1.45 miles this former railroad turned elevated park is quite popular.  For the second year in a row I had rain while exploring this area…not the best luck, lol. Oh well, still an experience and great photo ops. First up, 515 […]

The Vessel | NYC

the vessel, hudson yards, thomas heatherwick, nyc

One of the latest architectural additions to NYC is the Vessel by Thomas Heatherwick. Part of the new Hudson Yards development and its main attraction, it’s 16 stories and 150 feet high. Consisting of 154 flights of stairs, 2,500 steps, and 80 landings, it can hold up to 1000 people at a time. Some liken […]

Out of New York, Part 1 – NYC Skyline

nyc, nyc skyline

As I’m sure you remember from my many posts, I was recently in NYC for the first ever Out of New York Photo Conference. Since this is planned by the amazing Out of Chicago crew it was a fantastic event. Great presenters, attendees, staff and experiences for 4 days all over Manhattan. We started the […]