Shot and processed with my iPhone 4S.
Shot and processed using my iPhone 4s.
The sculpture commemorates the wild mustangs that were historically important inhabitants of much of Texas. It portrays a group at 1.5 times life size, running through a watercourse, with fountains giving the effect of water splashed by the animals’ hooves. The horses are intended to represent the drive, initiative and unfettered lifestyle that were fundamental to the state in its pioneer days.
The work was commissioned in 1976 and installed in 1984. SWA Group’s design created a shallow watercourse extending 400 feet (130 m) from northeast to southwest across Williams Square, a gently sloping granite-paved open space about 300 feet (110 m) square. The plaza setting for the sculpture won a National Honor Award from the American Society of Landscape Architects.
While walking along the Hudson waterfront in Hoboken, I noticed this rusting rail. immediately I fished out my phone and started shooting, I wanted to capture the NYC skyline form the vantage of the rusting rail.
While reviewing the images I had a tough time picking what should be in focus, the NYC skyline or the rail. Both had their beauty … Heck I decided to post both of em… So be the judge.