State of Liberty - The copper statue is of a robed female figure representing Libertas, the Roman goddess, who bears a torch and tablet which is inscribed with the date of the American Declaration of Independence, July A broken chain lies at her feet.
the drama in this image works from backlit bridge, to inky black middle ground, to gritty street-lit foreground, for dimensional depth. (Source: Manhattan Bridge, New York City photo via jennifer Oh Yeah.
The Statue of Liberty, flanked by the twin towers of the World Trade Center, Dec. Photo by Fred R. Conrad/The New York Times. Love this photo so. I remember when the twin towers were being built, the sky line has just never been the same :(