Still Learning To See

Sunset in NYC

In a workshop I once did, John Shaw reminded us to look to the east at sunset, experience having shown him that there was often a great view to be seen there as well as in the west. Sometimes the mountains of Vermont, like the buildings in NYC, preclude being able to look directly west so you simply see what you see. This view to the north of a sunset over the Hudson was lovely:


Sometimes seeing involves a “mirror” of some sort to see in another direction, in this case the full glory of the setting sun in the windows of a nearby building:


This entry was published on November 8, 2013 at 9:20 am. It’s filed under John Snell, Patterns, Sunset and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

4 thoughts on “Sunset in NYC

  1. Marti Snell on said:

    Rose colored glass is lovely John

  2. Chica Snell on said:


    Sent from my iPad


  3. the second photo – sunset’s reflection in the nearby building – is spectacular. t

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