New York - Brooklyn Bridge Sunset 2

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View large on black - as always, highly recommended. Wish you a nice sunday.

See Brooklyn Bridge Sunset no. 1 here:

www.flickr.com/photos/dcdead/3754311905/in/set-7215761602...

Thanks again for all the faves and comments there!

Technique/Processing

Developed from only one exposure (although i had taken 7 raws with different exposures), cross processed and added glow to the sun.

First i wanted to remove the lens flares completely, but i think the light situation lost some authenticity by that, so i just desaturated them a bit.

We were really lucky to catch such a great sunset - an hour earlier we were hiding in a Starbucks as there was a quite hefty thunder storm.

p.s. Of course i did climb onto one of the girders to take the photo! A photographer's gotta do what a photographer's gotta do... ;-)

p.p.s. Oh, i forgot to add... I'm just kiddin' ;-)

Info

Brooklyn (named after the Dutch town Breukelen) is one of the five boroughs of New York City, located southwest of Queens on the western tip of Long Island. An independent city until its consolidation with New York in 1898, Brooklyn is New York City's most populous borough, with 2.5 million residents, and second largest in area. Since 1896, Brooklyn has had the same boundaries as Kings County, which is now the most populous county in New York State and the second most densely populated county in the United States, after New York County (Manhattan).

Though a part of New York City, Brooklyn maintains a distinct culture, independent art scene, and unique architectural heritage. Many Brooklyn neighborhoods are ethnic enclaves where particular ethnic groups and cultures predominate.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brooklyn

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  1. specularworld 40 months ago | reply

    <3 this hsot :)

  2. Quynh of Hearts 39 months ago | reply

    lol im trying to figure out where you were standing! It seems as if you were floating between those bars! magnificent shot, btw.

  3. Emotioned.com 38 months ago | reply

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  4. KieranPoole 38 months ago | reply

    Smart as fook!

  5. Rita//Photography 37 months ago | reply

    I'm in love with this!
    I'm going to NYC on April so I'm super excited :)

  6. pha10019 37 months ago | reply

    Absolutely fabulous.

  7. *Saariy* 37 months ago | reply

    GREAT COMPOSITION & IMAGE
    SO BEAUTIFUL MY FRIEND.
    My home town sunset
    *Saariy's Quality Pictures Gallery*
    Don't forget to comment other 2 pictures
    Tag your photo ; Picturesqueness

  8. hiki0621 [deleted] 36 months ago | reply

    Wow.

  9. pickensel2 36 months ago | reply

    smh, speach less....

  10. dharmabumm 36 months ago | reply

    i love this. stunning shot

  11. Phersephone 35 months ago | reply

    your pictures are amazing ! *chapeau*

  12. planet_us 33 months ago | reply

    Wow. Stunning. Really.

  13. Eric Lindqvist 27 months ago | reply

    Great capture!! I like the flare!!

  14. Floyd Blackhorse Photography 20 months ago | reply

    thats like spiderman perspective cool photo!

  15. TheBlindMango 10 months ago | reply

    I wish it wasn't such a terrible resolution size, I really would love to make it my desktop wallpaper, I tried looking on your Getty Images page but to my luck it wasn't there =/

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