MET Life Tower and Bridge, by Des Brownlie

Down just of Madison Square Park in the Flat Iron district of New York sits the Met Life Clock Tower, built in 1911, this skyscraper was at the time probably one of the tallest in the area of the city. Now it is dwarfed by the the nearby buildings especially the Empire State Building just up the road. I love the detail of the old buildings in Manhattan and how different each one was from every other built in the early 1900’s. I took this with my Nikon D5100 camera as I was walking past the building and just stop to admire this old work of art.

MET Life Tower and Bridge, by Des Brownlie

Nikon D5100 with 70-300mm | Exposure ƒ/10 @ 1/400 | Focal Length 30 mm | ISO 100
MET Life Tower and Bridge, by Des Brownlie

Award Winner: Photo of the Day | March 14
Award Score: 60 (Value 11, Clarity 11, Composition 16, Style 11, Skill 11)
Photo of the Day Award Category: Architectural Photography
Photograph Location: Madison Square Park, New York City, New York, The United States

Photographer: Des Brownlie (New York, USA) Registered
Originally, from the City of Glasgow in Scotland, Des Brownlie moved to New York City 18 years ago; never looking back. He lives in Manhattan and enjoys walking about the city with his camera in hand, taking photos of everything from the ordinary to the extraordinary that makes up New York City. He believes every day is a potential photo shoot with so much color and variety of subjects in the city that he always likes to have a camera on hand as you never know what you might come upon.

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