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Feature - NYC Above 800 Feet
Christopher Anderson
As of today, 21 of New York City’s buildings are at least 800 feet tall but only three are residential. This high altitude was long limited to office space but an elite few, striving for bragging rights, have been buying residences high above the city. Only 40 people can claim to live above 800 feet but, reacting to the demand, developers are constructing more residential towers - by 2020 at least 11 more will be part of the Manhattan skyline.
On assignment for the New York Times Magazine, Christopher Anderson visited a number of the city’s skyscrapers; some classic, others under construction....

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USA. NYC. 2016. Yoga class at the top of 28 Liberty Street, formerly...
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USA. NYC. 2016. Window washers on the Bloomberg Tower, formally...
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USA. NYC. 2016. Views from the public observatory in the Empire...
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USA. NYC. 2016. Construction atop 56 Leonard
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USA. NYC. 2016. 3WTC
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USA. NYC. 2016. Dental office in Chrysler building
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USA. NYC. 2016. Offices of Boy Scouts for America on the 78th...
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USA. NYC. 2016. Offices of ServeCorp 1 World Trade Center
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USA. NYC. 2016. Ronnette Riley Architecture firm in the Empire...
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USA. NYC. 2016. Offices of ServeCorp 1 World Trade Center
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USA. NYC. 2016. Ronnette Riley Architecture firm in the Empire...
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USA. NYC. 2016. The bar at the Rainbow Room atop 30 Rock, Rockefeller...
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USA. NYC. 2016. Wait staff at the Rainbow Room atop 30 Rock,...
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USA. NYC. 2016. 3WTC
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USA. NYC. 2016. 3WTC
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USA. NYC. 2016. Construction atop 56 Leonard, nicknamed the Jenga...
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USA. NYC. 2016. Construction atop 56 Leonard
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USA. NYC. 2016. Views from the private observatory at the very...
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USA. NYC. 2016. Views from the private observatory at the very...
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USA. NYC. 2016. Views from the public observatory in the Empire...
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USA. NYC. 2016. Tatyana Enkin and Warren Estis at their home...
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USA. NYC. 2016. Tatyana Enkin and Warren Estis at their home...
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USA. NYC. 2016. Tatyana Enkin and Warren Estis at their home...
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USA. NYC. 2016. Stellan Parr in his penthouse studio in the Gehry...
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USA. NYC. 2016. Offices of Boy Scouts for America on the 78th...
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USA. NYC. 2016. Yoga class at the top of 28 Liberty St. Chase...
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USA. NYC. 2016. Yoga class at the top of 28 Liberty St. Chase...
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USA. NYC. 2016. Security guard, Matthew Stewart at the top of...
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USA. NYC. 2016. 30 Park Place
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USA. NYC. 2016. Artist Todd Stone at work on his paintings of...
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USA. NYC. 2016. Looking down on window washers and Lexington...
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USA. NYC. 2016. Developer Adam Rose and workers on the top floor...
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USA. NYC. 2016. Bloomberg building
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USA. NYC. 2016. Dental office in Chrysler building
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USA. NYC. 2016. 3 World Trade Center, also known as 175 Greenwich...
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USA. NYC. 2016. Window washers on Bloomberg building
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