Grand Central Terminal: NYC

Photographic Prints

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$9.90
brotherbrain

BROOKLYN, United States

Sizing Information

Small 12.0" x 8.0"
Medium 18.0" x 12.0"
Large 24.0" x 16.0"
X large 30.0" x 20.0"

Features

  • Superior quality silver halide prints
  • Archival quality Kodak Endura paper
  • Lustre: Professional photo paper with a fine grain pebble texture
  • Metallic: Glossy finish and metallic appearance to create images with exceptional visual interest and depth

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Artist's Description

For this piece I wanted to capture the entire expanse of the Main Concourse at Grand Central Terminal but taking a single shot with a wide angle lens would have resulted in a fisheye effect. To keep all of the vertical lines straight I broke the scene up into a grid and photographed it in sections. By using longer than standard exposure times I was able to enhance the color and show the movement of the commuters. I also made sure to include the recently restored astronomical ceiling originally painted in 1912. I took over fifty photos in all, which I then carefully combined to depict the entire scene seamlessly without any barrel distortion, and at such an extremely high level of detail that on large prints the train departure times can actually be read!

by John Stephen McGregor a.k.a. Brother Brain.

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