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New York 2016

The Oculus PATH Station By Ground Zero


The Oculus PATH Station By Ground Zero

I was in New York for a few days in late September.  As usual I walked for miles, taking pictures of newer buildings, going to the excellent 9/11 Memorial and Museum and crossing the Brooklyn Bridge at sunset. I also attended the opening night of the Metropolitan Opera, seeing Tristan und Isolde – a great evening! 

Here are some images for your enjoyment.  Come this way …

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New York Numbers

1626 New YorkWhile I was in New York last month I decided to do a study of numbers around Manhattan – numbers on buildings, street signs, stores signs, in the subway – anywhere I saw them.  This is a short (2 min 30 sec) video of what I found.

 

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London Architecture

I was in London in September/October 2015 and was once again taken by the architecture, old and new, in the city. Click on this image for a few shots of buildings, or parts thereof, that took my fancy.

"The Cheese Grater", Leadenhall, City of London

“The Cheese Grater”, Leadenhall, City of London

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Architectural Nighttime Shots

There is a new condo building in downtown Vancouver shaped a bit like l’arche de la Défense in Paris.  There are eight concrete columns supporting the arch, with a ninth column made to look like tree bark and inserted as part of the public art required for the project.  It think it is interesting at night.

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