Posted by Céline Ruffino (New York, United States) on 3 January 2011 in Business & Industry and Portfolio.

Macy's at Herald Square (New York City).
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kitty from Seoul, South Korea

Excellent tonal contrasts ^^ Happy New Year Celine!

3 Jan 2011 8:14am

@kitty: Thank you : ) Happy new year !

Mohammad from Tehran, Iran

WOW, Such a technical & lovely contrast.

3 Jan 2011 8:27am

@Mohammad: Thank you : )

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Great N&B contrasté de fort belle manière, bravo. Bonne journée Céline.

3 Jan 2011 9:11am

@Tede: Merci : )

Sam from Chennai, India

Nice B&W image. Lovely contrast ... :)

3 Jan 2011 9:33am

@Sam: Thank you : )

El pare from Prepirineu, Andorra

Bon noir et blanc.

3 Jan 2011 10:05am

@El pare: Merci : )

Marie LC from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

J'aime l'intensité de ce nb

3 Jan 2011 10:11am

@Marie LC: Merci : )

sim from k, Iran

love to visit it one day but tnx for showing this and in such good b&w

3 Jan 2011 10:56am

@sim: Thank you : )

cristoF from montbéliard, France

superbe photo noir et blanc de quartier plein de vie.

3 Jan 2011 11:48am

@cristoF: Merci : )

Roman from Thiersee, Austria

great monochrome of a beautiful place
long long ago I was there too

3 Jan 2011 12:20pm

@Roman: Thank you : ) You lived here ? or visited ?

tataray from france, France

Bel angle de prise. ))
Beau N/B.

3 Jan 2011 12:22pm

@tataray: Merci : )

Elora from Genoa, Italy

great contrast in this shot!!

3 Jan 2011 12:55pm

@Elora: Thank you : )

klauSZ from Kufstein, Austria

during my stay in n.y. last year, i also visited this amazing shoping-center.
for european it is so fascinating to see how service is defined in the u.s.
it is so different to europe!!!
great impressions and a lot of more people there :-((
amazing shot, with many memories!

3 Jan 2011 1:22pm

@klauSZ: Thank you : )

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Great angle and superb B&W tones to bring out all the details. Macy's - it certainly has the world's largest sign!

3 Jan 2011 1:47pm

@Stephen: Thank you : )

Larry Elkins from Bisbee, United States


3 Jan 2011 1:55pm

@Larry Elkins: Thank you : )

yiannis krikis from thessaloniki, Greece

have a happy and creative new year

3 Jan 2011 2:07pm

@yiannis krikis: Thank you : ) You too !

Phil from Sausset les Pins, France

Très beau traitement sur ce N/B , une intensité qui sied bien à l'activité grouillante de cette rue , Meilleurs voeux 2011 ! Phil

3 Jan 2011 2:19pm

@Phil: Merci : ) Meilleurs voeux pour 2011 !

Louloupix from New York, United States

Beautiful B&W very rich in layers. I love how everything seems to be stacked around the Macy's sign. Well done love

3 Jan 2011 2:43pm

@Louloupix: Thank you Honey : )

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

An iconic location in NY! Your shot has captured the hustle and bustle of the Christmas season perfectly! Well done Celine! ;-)

3 Jan 2011 3:11pm

@Eric Cousineau: Thank you : )

David from Detroit, United States

Great contrast. This shot captures the bustle of the street.

3 Jan 2011 3:18pm

@David: Thank you : )

Zing from Hamilton, New Zealand

Excellent bw, love it! Happy New Year!

3 Jan 2011 4:42pm

@Zing: Thank you : ) Happy new year !

myky from London, Canada

An icon of retail...nicely captured with the crowds of shoppers and the bw treatment.

3 Jan 2011 4:59pm

@myky: Thank you : )

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States


3 Jan 2011 5:03pm

@john4jack: Thank you : )

Marilla from Turku, Finland

Now I've seen the Macy's, wow! Thanks, Céline!

3 Jan 2011 5:23pm

@Marilla: : )

Frédérique from France

superbe b&w

3 Jan 2011 5:41pm

@Frédérique: Thank you : )

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Incredibly strong contrasts captured in this B&W composition! I love the height you've given this compo as well.

3 Jan 2011 7:16pm

@Steven: Thank you : )

dideban from mashhad, Iran

I like b&w photo, very nice

3 Jan 2011 7:46pm

@dideban: Thank you : )

Philippe from Nivelles, Belgium

Bonjour, Céline. Une perspective intéressante avec ces bâtiments qui se lancent à l'assaut du ciel. Le traitement N&B est bien réussi grâce à des contrastes dosés à point.
Bonne soirée et une excellente année 2011,

3 Jan 2011 8:44pm

@Philippe: Merci : ) Bonne année !

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Atmosphere on a corner like that never seems to change . . the b&w adds to the permanence, somehow.

3 Jan 2011 10:56pm

@Ronnie 2¢: Thank you : )

The Wakeful Tree from Mumbai, India


4 Jan 2011 3:54am

@The Wakeful Tree: Thank you : )

Andy Wong from Hong Kong, China

A superb capture

4 Jan 2011 4:50am

@Andy Wong: Thank you : )

larans from Lund, Sweden

Wonderful street photographing and bw-technique.

4 Jan 2011 7:59am

@larans: Thank you : )

bluechameleon from Vancouver, Canada

What a cool shot...love the black & white...bravo!

5 Jan 2011 1:30am

@bluechameleon: Thank you : )

peter.K from blue mountains, Australia

excellent image, love the b+w tones...

5 Jan 2011 6:34am

@peter.K: Thank you : )

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Such a substantial looking building. Lovely B&W.

7 Jan 2011 7:15pm

@Steve Rice: Thank you : )

Olga from Terrassa, Spain

I like, how many small we are in this world!
I like this hard B/W process.

10 Jan 2011 1:48pm

@Olga: Thank you : )


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