A Life in the City

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Posts Tagged ‘ferry’

Window Washers at Battery Point

Posted by alifeinthecity on July 26, 2011

26 July 2011// Battery Point     8:32am      CMQ_9944

1/500     f/9.0     29mm lens    ISO 400

                                                              26 July 2011// Battery Point      8:31am       CMQ_9943

1/500    f/6.3      62mm lens     ISO 400

This morning I spotted these two window washers enjoying a moment before starting work.  They were not paying attention to the view here, I wonder what the view is like 40 stories up on a window washing scaffold.

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The Ferry Terminal Sign

Posted by alifeinthecity on July 22, 2011

22 July 2011//Staten Island Ferry terminal       7:13am        CMQ_9618

Blue sign and a blue sky…

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Woman on the Staten Island Ferry

Posted by alifeinthecity on July 22, 2011

22 July 2011// Staten Island Ferry   7:00am         CMQ_9598

On the return to Manhattan.  It was already over 90 degrees on the way to 104…a new record.  The breeze made it bearable during the ride.  All of the regular riders were busy with their papers, their phones, oblivious to the incredible view…

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A Kiss Goodbye

Posted by alifeinthecity on July 22, 2011

22 July 2011//Staten Island Ferry Terminal        5:53am             CMQ_9526

I woke up early this morning…trying to beat the heat.  I headed downtown to the ferry…it has been awhile since I rode it.  On my way inside I saw this couple parting…there is only a moment to capture what is both an intimate and public act…

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