5 Photos from my NYC life (Hipsters, MSG, murals, and other things)

Via on Mar 30, 2010

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Here are some photo observations / comments from my daily NYC life, which is typically me going between Brooklyn (Williamsburg / Bushwick) and Manhattan. From vats of MSG on the street, to beautiful sunny days overlooking the East River atop the Williamsburg bridge… the variety present in 1 day in New York is astounding. So, straight from my iphone, some visual observations.

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That, my friends, is a huge vat that once housed the wonder flavoring MSG. I think I got a headache and the sweats just walking by. I wonder if they’re sprinkling that on grass-fed beef? Ha. Chinatown / Soho-ish area.

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A hipster haiku seen at $puyten Duyvil, Belgian bar extraordinaire, in Williamsburg.

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Overlooking the East River via the Williamsburg Bridge.

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The mural in front of hipster spot, coffee shop, bar, creative studio, office space housing Brooklyn Fire Proof. Bushwick.

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The best tacos in NYC. Al Pastor = pork marinated in pineapple. Sustainably raised I’m sure??? Taqueria El Fogon. Bushwick.

All photos via Rusty’s iphone. Rusty can be found here.

About Rusty Ralston

Rusty Ralston is a professional photographer specializing in music, fashion, lifestyle, and travel photography. He is available for shoots anywhere, preferably sunny islands.

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One Response to “5 Photos from my NYC life (Hipsters, MSG, murals, and other things)”

  1. Hi, Randy.

    I can relate to this. I have not one, but two musician sons living in Brooklyn. Walking over the Brooklyn Bridge is the experience I most recommend to new visitors to NYC.

    I'll rely on you to make me sound informed when I talk to them on the phone.

    Bob Weisenberg
    http://YogaDemystified.com

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