NYC Dark

Jared Levy traveled into New York post Hurricane Sandy to create a time lapse video of lower Manhattan when it was completely without power. Only the lights of passing cars illuminated anything below 39th street. If nothing else, at least Sandy has helped people to churn out time lapse shorts.

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  1. Cletus from Brooklyn

    November 11, 2012 at 10:29 pm


  2. galactictraveler

    November 11, 2012 at 11:20 pm

    NYC was like an Oreo, dark on the bottom and dark on the top !!

  3. shrekkalove

    November 11, 2012 at 11:53 pm

    I never knew car lights could be so beautiful.

  4. seamus98

    November 12, 2012 at 9:10 am

    nice video, could have been better without that annoying  person stating the obvious.

  5. John in va

    November 12, 2012 at 10:56 am

    Revolution in real life.. the speaker as to go..

  6. the jerm

    November 12, 2012 at 11:12 am

    I think I saw a submarine in the water!

    • madtowntom

      November 12, 2012 at 12:33 pm

      @the jerm no shit !? what was that?

  7. bmqq316

    November 12, 2012 at 12:11 pm

    I’d like to see a time lapse photo of Black Earl going to work at the Hard Rock…see how long that actually takes.

    • BadNewsJeff

      November 12, 2012 at 12:41 pm

       I thought this post was about him.  There’s dark, then there’s NYC dark— Black Earl Douglas!

  8. harlequincy

    November 12, 2012 at 12:14 pm

    The city that never sleeps had a nap finally.