The Manhattan Skyline

The Manhattan Skyline.
So this is my third trip to NYC in the past 5 years or so, and it marked many first for me. Yesterday I had my first bagel and coffee from a street vendor. Good stuff, I know there is better in the city though at some of the deli’s, but I was in a rush. I also took my first ride on a subway train. During the ride back, I got to listen to a traveling piano man on the train who supported his piano around his neck with RG59 cable and duct tape. Actually he was very entertaining. I saw the Statue of Liberty for the first time. Awesome, even from the distance I saw her. I saw the Brooklyn Bridge for the first time. And I photographed the Manhattan skyline from Brooklyn! I had been scouting images for a while in hopes to go shoot it this trip. So along with some of the folks from Sirui and a couple other friends, we made our way over to the Promenade Park and to the pylons near the piers. I was mesmerized just seeing the incredible view that was before me. It is a great thing to see and such a iconic image of what makes America.
Tamron SP 24-70mm f2.8 Di VC USD G2 lens on a Nikon D-750, Manual Exposure mode, f5.6, ISO 400, Sirui 6 stop ND filter, shutter speed of 114 seconds, Sirui T-2205X tripod and G20X ballhead, MindShift Gear FirstLight 20L, processed in Lightroom Classic CC, #WithMyTamron, #TamronUSA, #TamronLensesUSA, #TamronImageMaster, #Sirui, #SiruiUSA, #SiruiProfessional, #MindShiftGear

3 Responses to “The Manhattan Skyline”

  1. Love your work and especially enjoyed you talk for Sierra Photo NYC.

  2. Reblogged this on Travel, Photograph, Experience and commented:
    Lovely shot of the Manhattan skyline at night from Bear Woods. The long exposure work done beautifully, the old pier posts leading the eye into the image. I’m jealous. 😉

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