A cold chilly January day overlooking the Gapstow Bridge and the skating rink in New York City’s famous Central Park, USA Shot with a Canon 5D MKII and processed in Lightroom and Photoshop CC.

01/08/2014 FEATURED in the redbubble group ALL ABOUT NEW YORK STATE Permanent Feature Page

Photography has been an obsession since I was 13 years old and went off to Italy clutching my mother’s 1940s roll film camera. I’ve been fooling with computers since I bought an Amiga 1000 back in 1985. My first chunky pixelized images were digitized into that machine using a black and white CCTV camera. At last, with today’s software and hardware I feel that I can create the images I see in my mind’s eye. Visit my website at www.PixielatedPixels.com

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  • JRGarland
    JRGarlandabout 1 year ago


  • Can’t believe that in all the years I been going to the park I never climbed up there for this vantage point. Glad you liked the view too. Thanks JR, cheers

    – Chris Lord

  • Rita  H. Ireland
    Rita H. Irelandabout 1 year ago

    Super awesome image!

  • Thank you for the encouraging praise Rita, it’s greatly appreciated, cheers

    – Chris Lord

  • Redviolin
    Redviolinabout 1 year ago

    WOW !!!

  • Short but very sweet and hugely appreciated, thank you, cheers

    – Chris Lord

  • Nigel Bangert
    Nigel Bangertabout 1 year ago

    This is an amazing image. There is such a mixture of architecture, the bridge looks as though it belongs over a river in an English village somewhere, contrasting with the colourful skyscrapers in the background. The people ice skating add a nice touch of colour and focus to the scene.

  • They built a lot of bridges into the Central Park landscape but this one, the Gapstow Bridge, is the most famous. I can’t believe that in the huge number of years I have been visiting the park I never climbed this little rocky hill and enjoyed this view before. Very pleased that you enjoyed the view too, thanks very much Nigel, cheers

    – Chris Lord

  • PineSinger
    PineSingerabout 1 year ago

    Please click on the banner to see your feature and congratulate your fellow members featured today!

  • Thanks very much for the honor Pamela, it’s truly appreciated, cheers

    – Chris Lord

  • Chuck Wickham
    Chuck Wickhamabout 1 year ago

    Looks like a Currier and Ives image.Very nice.

  • High praise indeed Chuck, thank you so much, I’m very flattered!

    – Chris Lord

  • John Velocci
    John Velocciabout 1 year ago

  • Cheers

    – Chris Lord

  • Mary Sedici
    Mary Sediciabout 1 year ago

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    lorilee12 months ago


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