NYT: Big Pictures for a Big City

This weekend’s New York Times has a great article on Jeff Liao, a photographer who takes urban panoramas.  His photos capture light and details that can’t be captured in a single exposure.  Sometimes he takes “a couple of hundred” frames of scenes like Times Square where only a sliver of pedestrians are in sharp focus, while the backgrounds goes soft.  Check out his photo gallery online in full screen.  They’re pretty amazing.  Some of my favorites are below.


Flatiron Building


Coney Island


Times Square

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