Today’s photo walk took me up Columbus Avenue between 66th and 81st streets. I’ve walked this route too many times to count over the years, but today I saw things I’d never seen before, simply by making sure to look up.
Some of the best architectural detail and ornamentation is well above street level. If you never look up, you miss it.
Today, for instance, I saw two ice cream signs I’d never noticed before. Neither of them have anything to do, anymore, with what is housed in the buildings on which they appear. Which made me like them even more.
This is the one that made the cut: