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Water tower in New York City | Wall Art

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Looking through my lens, I am immediately drawn to the solitary water tower atop an old building. It's a classic New York black-and-white scene, this wooden structure, weathered and standing resilient against the city's relentless evolution. The sky behind it is a canvas, with streaks of white clouds gently brushed across a soft blue. It juxtaposes nature and the man-made, telling stories of the city's functional beauty.

The building below the water tower is equally compelling. Its brick facade speaks of an age when craftsmanship was paramount, each brick laid by hand. The architecture is industrial, with large windows that hint at the building's past life, perhaps a factory or warehouse now repurposed for modern use. It's a slice of history that's survived amidst the glass and steel of contemporary structures. 

In this frame, I capture the essence of the city's heritage. The photograph is not just of a water tower; it's a narrative of survival and the passage of time. The scene is every day yet timeless, a piece of New York that is often overlooked but integral to the city's skyline. This photograph invites viewers to appreciate the layers of history and function that coexist in urban spaces.

As for the location, it is steeped in history. New York City, a melting pot of culture, is also an architectural treasure trove. The building that hosts the water tower stands as a testament to the city's industrial past. As I took this photograph, I felt connected to the countless stories embedded in the brickwork and wood of this scene.

The fine art image conveys a sense of calm amid the urban hustle; it's a moment frozen in time. This photograph is an invitation to explore the narratives held within the city's architectural relics.

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© Dan Kosmayer, 2005

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Enjoy museum-grade signed prints, free global delivery, and a 30-day satisfaction guarantee. Each fine art print showcases my passion for photography and exceptional quality and is hand-signed in pencil on the reverse side, and includes a certificate of authenticity and a lifetime warranty against fading, with the assurance of a full reimbursement within 30 days if needed.

The fine art prints are of the highest museum quality, printed on acid-free 100% cotton paper with a velvety, subtly textured, warm-tone finish. Archival inks ensure photographs with sharp precision, smooth transitions, deep blacks, intricate details, and vibrant hues.

Please note that frames are not included.

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As the creator, I personally print, sign, and package every print at my studio in Haliburton, Ontario. These prints are then shipped worldwide via Canada Post free of charge. Therefore, delivery times can vary based on location, anywhere from a few days to several weeks.

Additionally, when traveling and shooting on location, orders placed during these periods will be dispatched upon my return. This may result in delivery times extending to several weeks. However, rest assured that the wait for these unique pieces is well worth it!

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