Friday, October 29, 2010

A NYC Dream (Weekend Reflections # 58)

I'm on vacation and I'll be back in a few weeks


This warped reflection of Lexington Ave in Manhattan. reminds me of a strange dream and the taxi looks like a clown car. Have a great Halloween Weekend!

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51 comments:

RuneE said...

That is the smallest taxi I have ever seen! Well spotted.

Woody said...

A clown taxi, LOL!

Elisa said...

I love everything in NYC :)
Have a nice week end
Elisa, Argentina

Nefertiti said...

tres reussie comme reflexion,bravo !

Cezar and Léia said...

The "traditional yellow cab", it's so cool! I love the two senses of reflections, your picture is excellent James, very well done!
Léia

Luis Gomez said...

Great reflection James!

Pagan Sphinx said...

Excellent one! We're planning our visit for a weekend in November. There is a Hopper exhibition at the Whitney.

http://thepaganeye.blogspot.com/2010/10/weekend-reflections_29.html

JM said...

Very cool, James!

'Tsuki said...

Great choice of reflection for this week-end ! I just love mirror deformations...

I hope your holliday is great and that you are enjoying it ! I'm sure you are taking a lot of great pleasure we will have the pleasure to discover when you'll be back...

See ya !

Gine said...

Très coloré ton reflet ... Manhattan est pour moi plutôt grise, sauf les taxis, bien sûr !!! Bonne fin de vacances !

Japy said...

I love that taxi reflected. Greetings.

Rebecca said...

Cool, the curve of the reflection adds interest.

Malyss said...

NY and its yellow cabs!a strange and funny way to illustrate the subject!
j'espère que les vacances se passent bien?..:))

Alexa said...

Great capture, James. Looks like a Smart Car taxi—or maybe a tinker toy!

Dianne said...

fantastic photo!!
a real slice of NYC

hope you're having a wonderful vacation

Marie said...

Love this NYC shot! Great. Please have a great vacation.

wenn said...

cute reflections!

SquirrelQueen said...

Gotta love street reflections, there is always so much to see. I really like the dreamy quality of the reflections.

tinasphotoblog said...

Cool photo, I like it! :)

Francisca said...

Good catch, James! [Hope you're having fun!]

Tash said...

Cool variations on the theme.
Looking forward to your brilliant vacation photos!

Dimple said...

Wonderful shot, the taxi is great!

joo said...

Such an interesting photo!
Happy weekend to you:)

Gabriela Abalo said...

awesome reflection!

cheers from Uruguay

Eleonora said...

Wow! What a tryptich!!
Have a nice weekend,
Eleonora

Cildemer said...

Great capture! Love the yellow cab too;o)

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Have a nice weekend****

Hilda said...

Your description is perfect! And one part of the dream is cute and funny (you even have a warped 3 Stooges in there), and the other dark and creepy.

Pam said...

You can always expect the unexpected when in NYC.
Great reflection of the abnormal.. Big Apple, James.

Lew said...

Everyone and everything in NYC is in a hurry!

MarieElizabeth said...

Fantastic capture!

Vernz said...

that's a nice description.. a clown taxi.. love that.

Sylvia K said...

Terrific capture, James! Where but in NYC! Hope you're having a great trip!

Sylvia

jeannette said...

Nice to see the rest of the street this way -hope you're enjoying yourself!

Owen said...

Hi James !

Funny, way back at the beginning of my blog in October 2008, I posted a similar reflection, but taken in London, which you can see here if you have a moment :

http://magiclanternshowen.blogspot.com/2008/10/ballad-for-thin-man.html

Happy travelling !

T. Becque said...

Great shapes in this reflection!

jennyfreckles said...

I love window reflections. This is such fun - dinky little taxi.

Sar@h said...

A reflection which shows us another side of life ! Likely encounter between a man and three women ! What will happen? Does it change the course of their lives?

Dina said...

Wow. Like a smart car but even smaller.

Halcyon said...

Nice reflection. I like the way you see what's coming up!

Louis la Vache said...

hee hee...
A warped reflection of New Yawk for Halloween!
;-D

Beth Niquette said...

What a remarkable reflection! I really enjoyed the "warped" view. Lovely reflection just in time for Halloween! lol

Jan said...

Great capture, James. Hope your trip is going well.

Autumn Belle @ KDP said...

Wishing you a wonderful and relaxing vacation. Happy weekend!

Sara Chapman in Seattle, USA said...

This is so cool! It shows you are a reflections expert. I love the contrast of the yellow squashed car and the blue tall figure.

Antonette said...

I love your reflection shot!

My reflection is up and it's very Halloweenie! :)

Take Care!

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Evelyn said...

Hi James
That's an interesting shot of NYC - love the framing. Have a great vacation, Ev

awarewriter said...

Nice change of pace James. I like this image. Enjoy your vacation.

quilly said...

The whimsy of this photo is enchanting. You've captured a wormhole into an alternate reality.

raf said...

Nice one, James! Like the swirling city effect of dreams and claymation. Enjoy your getaway!

Olivier said...

une tres belle photo de NYC, j'aime beaucoup

Cheryl said...

Cool!!