Reflections of the Empire State

© Joseph N. DiGilio

Reflections of the Empire State

Uploaded: December 19, 2009


I went back to Bryant Park yesterday at dawn to take another crack at this scene. The image I posted didn't look the same on the BP site as the one I printed at home. So I made some adjustments; slower shutter speed, higher aperture, lower ISO and this is the result. I prefer the color of the reflected sky in the HBO Building facade too.

Exif: F Number: 4.5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/800 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 400, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 62.00 mm, Model: NIKON D200


Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict December 19, 2009

Lovely image and composition, Joseph.

Dominick #1217602

Michelle Alton December 19, 2009

I agree, Joe. I loved yesterday's but this one takes it to perfection! #8232772

Patti Coblentz December 19, 2009

Great dimension in this! The night colors, perfectly placed reflection and lamp post are terrific, Joseph. I admire your willingness to go back out again to get it right for yourself!

Patti #8233580

Debra P. Chenault December 23, 2009

Great POV here. #8242509

Brett Dolsen January 21, 2010

Well worth the effort Joseph!!Wonderfull clarity and Dawn architecture!!The relection is amazing! #8318016

Irene Colling level-classic January 27, 2010

Both photos have a great composition but the tones of this version are much more compelling.

Great image, I always enjoy the "city sights" presented through your eyes. #8333988

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