Manhattanhenge came through last night and sunset lovers flocked to the streets (and parks) to take photos. Manhattanhenge occurs twice a year, during which the setting sun aligns with the east–west street grid in the borough of Manhattan. The images above were made in Pier 2 Gantry Park, Long Island City.
Saturday, May 31, 2014
Tuesday, May 27, 2014
9/11 Memorial Museum Pavilion
Monday, May 26, 2014
The Empire State Building Lights Up for Memorial Day 2014
Thursday, May 22, 2014
Saturday, May 17, 2014
Kara Walker's Sugary Sculptures at the Defunct Domino Sugar Factory in Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Tuesday, May 6, 2014
An Upper East Side Townhouse
Saturday, May 3, 2014
Manhattan Schist Outcropping in Central Park
New York City is the site of ancient earth-shaking and earth-shaping events. The island of Manhattan is built on strong metamorphic rock known as Manhattan Schist. In Central Park, outcrops of Manhattan Schist occur, such as the one shown above. It is also a popular site for visitors to relax and take selfies with the skyline in the background.
Subscribe to: Posts (Atom)