Top of the Rock

Spires reach up from the Manhattan skyline Saturday night in this view looking south from the observation deck at Rockefeller Center. The bright spot in the lower, right corner is the glow from Times Square. Below, the moon rises of Citigroup Center, seen from the Top of the Rock: NYC moonrise, last hour: A photo posted…

Reflections from New York

World Trade Center One, the Brooklyn Bridge and Lower Manhattan are reflected in the panes of a colored glass garden house sculpture in DUMBO as a tug boat chugs up the East River Wednesday morning. I have posted more photos from my recent visits to New York City at: instagram.com/jimmacmillan

Unique honor: My photographs on a helmet

I finally got to New York over the weekend to see my photos on display within The Helmet Project by artist Cindy Kane, which closes later this week at the ground-level SPRINT Prow Art Space in the famous Flatiron Building in Manhattan. According to a review in the New York Times: “More than 500,000 Manhattan pedestrians…

If we had Instagram on September 11th

If we had Instagram on September 11th, I might have shared this photo right about this time of day, when I got my first look, not long after the towers had collapsed. I will share a couple more photos tonight and tomorrow, on the hours I found myself deep inside the ruins.

Quick visit to NYC: 10.27.12

We’re in NYC for a quick dinner with some old friends before the Superstorm gets here. I didn’t expect to see St. Patrick’s Cathedral shrouded in scaffolding, above. I hope it holds up this week. Kathy kindly took the wheel most of the way from Philly today. Below, the rink at Rockefeller Center was replicated…