New York - Autumn in the Big Apple

All over Manhattan in 2002, one year after 9/11.

  • Midtown madness

    Chrysler, UN and the other old friends.

    View from Empire State Building

  • Pretzel hunter

    Dressed in black but surrounded by color.

    Times Square

  • Urban mutants

    Look who I found at 22nd Street! It would seem that Xavier forgot his contact lenses at the institute.

    The X-men celebrating Halloween in New York

  • Circling overland

    There are two buildings missing in the skyline.

    Lower Manhattan

  • On the air

    Radio City Music Hall, 6th Avenue

  • Beneath the stars

    The four-faced clock on top of the information booth is a well-known icon and the ceiling is covered by star constellations.

    Grand Central Terminal

  • Strangers in the night

    Ordinary streetlife in the Greenwich village.

    Creatures of the night

  • I recall the park at fall

    The Central Park at it's very best in autumn.

    View from Belvedere castle, Central Park

  • Lady of the lake

    A land battery was constructed in the shape of an 11-point star in 1806 and the remains formed the foundation for the copper statue of the Liberty goddess, received as a gift from France in 1885.

    Helicopter view of Liberty Island

  • Escape from New York

    In the tunnels below Grand Central Terminal

  • The forest angel

    The name of this famous fountain comes from the story of an angel giving healing powers to the pool of Bethesda in ancient Jerusalem.

    Bethesda Fountain, Central Park

  • Sharp right

    The oddly shaped Flatiron building lies at the intersection of 5th avenue and Broadway.

    Flatiron building, viewed from Empire State Building

  • No soup for you

    I suppose the authorities do have humor after all.

    34th Street