Another Roadside Attraction

NJ Turnpike, New Jersey

I love taking pictures along the road at a shutter speed fast enough to stop the motion of the trees in the distance but not the closer grasses in the foreground – it creates a kind of painterly effect.

Turnpike

New Jersey Turnpike

Fair warning: I find these views on the turnpike fascinating. They draw me with the beauty of their industrial ugliness, the strict geometry of the Manhattan skyline and the pylons and other industrial artifacts. So expect to see several more over the next few posts…