One of the highrises in NYC seemed to be reaching the sky. I took a picture of it. It was amazing how that manmade structure blended into the clouds.
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Brendon (285) 2006-09-11 0:30
A very unique perspective for this capture, I really like the angle. I have said it on here before about the benefits that can be had when one looks up (as I often become complacent in my surroundings - haha). The two (clouds and building) really intermingle with one another. I have seen similar shots where the photographer sandwiched two slides together to achieve this type of shot, but you nailed it in one. Very intersting formation!
boromare (366) 2006-09-11 1:11
love that picture .thanks for sharing.have a good day.jean
nex (2738) 2006-09-11 2:03
Superb composition, like in every of your photos Mike, like the angle of the building
Have a great day;)
veronika (6052) 2006-09-11 3:13
great picture, really almost touching the sky.. Good picture for today.. I like it :)
Vero (be back)
Click3 (1886) 2006-09-11 6:40
Mike...very unique...superb blending between man made structure & nature. Great angle lighting & overall quality. Saludos, Robert
ndb1958 (9289) 2006-09-11 13:55
a beautiful image. I'm glad that I don't have to work up there in the sky. Nevertheless I love these buildings which seem to have no limits.
A good and optimistic image for this day.
benkrut (2407) 2006-09-23 12:03
Que pasa Mike?
Nice one, it surprised me at the begining - I thought that the clouds are so low that the skyscraper reached them. It took me a while to undersand that it's a reflection.
Take care and see you tonight
hyasar (7765) 2007-01-05 8:06
this is very amazing architectural photo. I like clouds and their reflections too much. Great job my friend.
ondrej (211) 2007-01-18 7:11
This is a very good photo. I like the effect the reflections make - it looks like the clouds are going through the building. Very simple but great geometric shot. Well done.
isabib (1953) 2007-01-23 18:06
Great shot here of the building. The thing I like the reflection of the clouds on it. Well done. TFS!
kmarscher (2887) 2007-01-28 23:29
The mirrored glass does create an strange effect as though it is part of the clouds and atmosphere. I imagine the intent of the architect was to blend in with the surroundings? In any event, a creative look at your views of NYC. Nicley done.
rminkow (1556) 2007-11-09 20:55
Hi Mike..nicely done. The perspective and composition is interesting and the clouds with the reflecction make for a very nicely done photograph.
zmey (7335) 2007-11-12 6:59
hi, mike. a very nice capture of this building. well, chosen composition and well timed too. the cloud reflection truly creating a feeling of city growing into the sky. nicely done and clean. TFS.
- Copyright: Mike Kawalec (mkawalec) (544)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2006-09-04
- Categories: Architecture
- Exposure: f/5.6, 1/800 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): NEW-YORK CITY [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2006-09-10 23:52