• We're All Connected: Photography, the Internet, and the NYC Helicopter Crash

    8 monthes ago - By Peta Pixel

    My youngest daughter and I are visiting New York City this week. After visiting the 9/11 Memorial in the late afternoon on March 11, we made our way to Battery Park to catch the sunset, view the Statue of Liberty, and take a few shots. I shot the above photo with a Nikon 28-300mm lens that evening. The next day I found out that one of these helicopters is the Eurocopter AS350 that crashed in the East River about 8 minutes after this photo was taken.
    After sunset, we returned to our hotel room and were alerted to the news of the helicopter crash in the East River near 90th street. I read...
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