The beautiful frieze by Lee Lawrie located above the main entrance of The GE Building depicts “Wisdom” with a slogan that reads “Wisdom and Knowledge shall be the stability of thy times”. The GE Building is an Art Deco skyscraper that forms the centrepiece of the Rockefeller Centre in Mid-town Manhattan, New York City, USA. June 2012.

Hand-held from a Canon 5d Mark II and EF16-35 2.8 L II. Processed with Raw, Photomatix and Photoshop. (Single Exposure Pseudo HDR)
1/30s, f16, iso100, 16mm.


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  • Dlouise
    Dlouisealmost 2 years ago

    Fabulous capture Roddy, great POV!

  • Thank you very much!

    – Roddy Atkinson

  • Arfan Habib
    Arfan Habibalmost 2 years ago

    Excellent work mate!

  • Many thanks Arfan!

    – Roddy Atkinson

  • dgscotland
    dgscotlandalmost 2 years ago

    Superbly processed Sir.

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  • Tula Top
    Tula Topalmost 2 years ago

    Whoa, nice angle and processing here, Roddy!

  • Thank you very much Tula!

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  • dgscotland
    dgscotlandalmost 2 years ago

    Well done mate…much deserved.

  • Thank you Derek, very much appreciated!

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