Manhattan, New York City - A Photographic Odyssey
Carl Lancaster is putting together a weekend-long photographic trip to New York City. The date is June 13-15, 2014. Those who join the group will stay at the Courtyard Marriott Jersey City Newport.
- Friday afternoon, check in and then group dinner near the hotel. Photograph the Manhattan skyline from along the Hudson River Waterfront Walkway from pre-sunset to as late as you wish.
- Saturday, breakfast on your own. Then, depart hotel at 8:00 a.m., taking the PATH to Manhattan. Walk to the southern end of The Highline. Meander south towards Greenwich Village for street photography and lunch. Visit an Hispanic Catholic Church, and shoot at Washington Square. Visit the Leica Photography Gallery, and then dinner. There are several options after dinner, including the World Trade Center, 9-11 Memorial, Times Square, Liberty State Park, Brooklyn Bridge, and Manhattan Bridge.
- Sunday - lots of options including B&H Photo, Adorama and more.
Interested? First, make your reservation at the hotel (1-800-321-2211). Indicate that you are reserving in the Bowie-Crofton Camera Club room block for June 13-15. Rate is $169.00 per night for one king bed, or $189.00 per night for 2 queens, plus taxes and parking. You can also make your reservation on-line:
Then, contact Carl Lancaster at: firstname.lastname@example.org
to let him know that you are going. Include the number of rooms you have reserved and of what type, the names and e-mail addresses for all individuals in your party, and a phone number where you can be contacted. Also let him know that you are a B-CCC member, or if a member of another club, the name of that club.