Navid Baraty’s Stunning NYC Rooftop Photos Shot at Night

Over the last few years, we’ve seen Navid Baraty take on some incredibly amazing projects, like his dizzying Intersection | NYC series. Towards the end of last year, the series got even more interesting as he began taking photos of New City’s busy intersections, not during the day, but instead at night. In the dark of night, perched from high above, Navid dangles his arm over the edge so that we can see New York City’s famous streets like we’ve never seen them before.

For Lincoln’s inspiring new series called Lincoln Now, we sat down with Navid to ask him a few questions. How does he set up these nighttime shots and, more importantly, as a photographer what is he most proud of?

Enjoy Navid’s stunning nighttime photos and then hop on over to Lincoln Now to read our exclusive, one-on-one interview with him.

Navid Baraty on Lincoln Now

December 10, 2016

World Map Reveals What Each Country Does Better Than Any Other

Designer David McCandless of Information is Beautiful has created a fascinating world map called International Number Ones. “Because every country is the best at something,” McCandless also offers the caveat that this accolade is “according to data,” which makes perfect sense once you study the map. Being the number one at something isn’t necessarily a compliment. Many countries are the “best” when it comes to issues that are morally reprehensible.

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December 9, 2016

Intricately Detailed Floating Cube Casts Stunning Shadows

We have always been big fans of Pakistan-born artist Anila Quayyum Agha’s mesmerizing art. In 2014, we raved about Intersections, a captivating wooden cube that cast dreamy shadows with a single light bulb. Fortunately for us, Agha is still creating intricate installations in this style, with her most recent, radiant piece being All The Flowers Are For Me. Like Intersections, All The Flowers Are For Me plays with light and space.

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