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Selective coloring of a taxi driving towards the iconic Flatiron Building in New York City.

The Flatiron Building is located at the corner of 23rd St. and Fifth Avenue. When it was completed in 1902 it was one of the tallest buildings in the city. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in November, 1979.

(NRHP Reference#: 79001603)

(Canon 7D, ISO 400, F8, 1/500 sec, 15.00 mm, edited in Photoshop Elements 9 – Distortion corrected with Correct Camera Distortion filter. Selective Coloring added with Layer Mask)

Date: 05/17/2011

Featured in:
A love of CANON – May 2011
Pennsylvania Photographers on Vacation – Jan. 2012
The BEST of Redbubble – Jan. 2012

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nyc, new york city, flatiron building, building, architecture, city, skyscraper, selective coloring, taxi, triangle, tall, tallest, historic, iconic, traffic, nrhp, downtown, manhattan, crosswalk, lines, converging, perspective

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  • Ladymoose
    Ladymooseabout 3 years ago
  • Thank you for the feature! It is greatly appreciated.

    – Mark Van Scyoc

  • PaulWJewell
    PaulWJewellabout 3 years ago

    Well Mark, what can one say but terrific capture, great capture, regards PJ

  • Thanks. It is a really nice building. I was so glad to be able to capture it.

    – Mark Van Scyoc

  • Ladymoose
    Ladymooseabout 3 years ago

    You are so welcome:-)

  • Gene Walls
    Gene Wallsabout 3 years ago

    Fantastic shot, Mark! Perfect use of selective color for maximum impact!

  • Lori Deiter
    Lori Deiterover 2 years ago

    1/29/12 ~ Congrats!!! Your work has been featured in PA Photographers on Vacation ~ Keep up the great work!!!

  • Thanks for the feature!

    – Mark Van Scyoc

  • Peter Doré
    Peter Doréover 2 years ago

  • Peter Doré
    Peter Doréover 2 years ago

  • Thanks for the feature.

    – Mark Van Scyoc

  • AndreaEL
    AndreaELover 2 years ago

    CONGRATULATIONS on your lovely feature, beautiful work.

  • Evelina Kremsdorf
    Evelina Kremsdorfabout 2 years ago

  • ellismorleyphto
    ellismorleyphto12 months ago

    25th August 2013

    Congratulations! This work has been featured in Skyscrapers and will be displayed in our permanent gallery here.

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