Long Island City on a Snowy Morning

January 9, 2015 New York City, Personal Comments (0) 681

Google does this thing it calls “Auto Awesome” when you sync your phone photos with Google Plus. Once in a while, you get a little surprise message that some cyborg somewhere has gussied up your photo with an elaborate Instagrammafication. Usually I think it’s nifty but unnecessary. In this case, however, I have to agree with the name. The original photo is below, and it’s nice enough–but that filter above is, well…

Also, I still love the view from the new apartment.

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Empire State Building, Dusk

January 5, 2015 New York City Comments (0) 395

A photo from 2013–Hannukah, actually, which is why the color scheme.

I walk past this building every day, and every day it’s impressive.

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