Not twin towers

Not twin towers · Sat, 6 Jun 2009 · © Copyright 2009-2011 Luis Gracia. All rights reserved

Sometimes, it is striking how two neighbouring buildings can be so different in this city.

Orange bulldozer

Orange bulldozer · Thu, 4 Jun 2009 · © Copyright 2009-2011 Luis Gracia. All rights reserved

It is amazing how many of these one can found by wandering a few blocks around, just as many as Porsches.

Lincoln Center

Lincoln Center · Wed, 3 Jun 2009 · © Copyright 2009-2011 Luis Gracia. All rights reserved

I had the change today to try a 10mm fish eye (which I think gets around 14mm in a D80). It was so much fun, I think I’ll have to get one very soon. So many ideas… I’ll leave this image for today and will redo some for future posts. Thanks Secho!

Manhattanhenge full sun

Manhattanhenge full sun · Sun, 31 May 2009 · © Copyright 2009-2011 Luis Gracia. All rights reserved

Ground Zero reworkings

Ground Zero reworkings · Sat, 30 May 2009 · © Copyright 2009-2011 Luis Gracia. All rights reserved

It’s been a long time since I don’t go around Ground Zero. Today I was a spectator of the work that has already started to rebuild the area.

Pick-up Schedule

Pick-up Schedule · Thu, 28 May 2009 · © Copyright 2009-2011 Luis Gracia. All rights reserved

Came across the scene while going to work today, thought was kind of funny. I still wonder what it is there for…

The Standard Hotel

The Standard Hotel · Sun, 17 May 2009 · © Copyright 2009-2011 Luis Gracia. All rights reserved

The Standard Hotel, one of the newcomers in this tight economy recently opened its doors.  Although not fully finished, work is still going on the common space on the top floor, a few floors are already available if you want to stay around one of the most fashionable neighborhoods in New York City.