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The Verrazano-Narrows Bridge between the Boroughs of Brooklyn & Staten Island, NYC.
This was my first bridge shot. The intention was to get the sun going down behind the bridge, but (un)fortunately I parked on the north west side of the bridge on the Brooklyn banks (i.e., the sun was behind me.) Not wanting to miss the sunset, I decided to stay and hoped for the best.
In the end, I was quite pleased with the image as not only it captured the span of the bridge, but also the lights, the reflection in the water and the fire in the sky above Staten Island.
Bay Ridge, Brooklyn.
Please take a look at my Photo Essay including this photo by clicking below ↓
In the Empire State of Mind - Volume I photo essay.
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