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etched in light

etched in light, originally uploaded by mudpig.

Single exposure of the New York City skyline with the Mandalay Apartments at the bottom on the Jersey City side of the Hudson river. This is a shot from January where the light was just perfect at sunset. There are maybe 4 or 5 evenings a year where the light is like this and mostly in the winter time. I found this shot as i was consolidating my image library with Lightroom and setting up a RAID storage for all the images (50k+).


June 19, 2009 Posted by | Uncategorized | Leave a comment

manhattanhenge 2009

manhattanhenge 2009, originally uploaded by mudpig.

An image from Manhattanhenge 2009. Sun is setting directly down 42nd Street in New York City. I used a neutral density filter (ND .9) and an f-stop of 22 to generate the effect and also the lighter images that make up this shot were long exposures. This image was also published in the New York Times at:

June 8, 2009 Posted by | Uncategorized | 2 Comments