New York Shitty Slide Show Du Jour: Sunset Park Selections

August 19, 2010 by
Filed under: 11232, Sunset Park, Sunset Park Brooklyn 

As I have previous stated, yesterday I spent late afternoon and evening with the inimitable Carnade knocking around Sunset Park. In addition to making the acquaintance of Thatcher the Bodega Cat and stumbling upon a particularly nifty piece by Dan Witz we saw (and photographed) a lot of neat stuff. Follows are some highlights from yours truly. Enjoy!

As always you can view this slide show in larger format by clicking here.

Miss Heather


2 Comments on New York Shitty Slide Show Du Jour: Sunset Park Selections

  1. rheingold on Thu, 19th Aug 2010 4:18 am
  2. Very nice essay on Sunset Park, particularly the shots of the park itself. Your photos made me think of my dear old Dad, as old school a Brooklyn guy if there ever were, who no doubt roamed every inch of that particular space in the 30s and 40s. He passed away earlier this year and I’m wishing there’s Internet access wherever he landed. Many thanks for some great photography.

    p.S.–I’m guessing the industrial scenes are from Bush Terminal? That’s the spot from where Elvis set sail for Europe when he was drafted. In ’58 Sunset Park/Bay Ridge was momentarily the scene of teeny-bopper frenzy as female fans bid The King farewell.

  3. rowan on Fri, 20th Aug 2010 3:48 pm
  4. this definitely makes me want to re-visit Sunset Park. my last visit was months ago and in a January downpour. not fun but we did find the best hot Chinese soup ever that day.

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