NYC By Bike – A Photo Project

View all 10 Photos

The city everyone loves has been photographed, filmed, sketched, and painted countless of times. But Tom Olesnevich pays homage to New York in a unique and creative way. Specialized in sports photography and passionate about cycling, he wanted to show how it feels and looks like to travel around this busy city on a bicycle.

The NYC By Bike project features a series of photographs that depict the metropolis from a different angle, providing a glimpse of the city and its inhabitants over the course of a few beautiful days during spring. To shoot the images, Olesnevich attached one of his DSLRs, a Nikon D40, to the underside of his bike using a GorillaPod tripod. With the help of an infrared remote, he could snap photographs while riding around Manhattan, across Central Park, or through the popular Times Square. The images capture much more than traffic. A group of policemen chat by a car, a woman glances towards the camera, iconic yellow taxis rush through Times Square, bridges intersect in a striking composition, trees with fresh green leaves contrast the blue sky. All of the photographs from the series capture not only the fascinating charm of the Big Apple, they also display the talent and ingenuity of the artist. Photography by Tom Olesnevich.

Featured Products Explore new arrivals at the Gessato Shop

Take me there

  • Design Destination: Melbourne

    A complete travel guide to Melbourne, your next design destination. The cultural capital of Australia,…

  • An Eco-stylish Retreat Concept

    Glamping in Quebec for both nature and design lovers. Designed by Bourgeois / Lechasseur architects,…

  • A Beautiful Hotel in Oia Greece

    A 19th-century home transformed into an elegant hotel. Located on the gorgeous island of Santorini,…

  • 72 Hours in Oslo

    A complete Oslo travel guide to make a short trip to the city memorable. Founded…

More for you

                array(5) {
  ["post__not_in"]=>
  array(1) {
    [0]=>
    int(160370)
  }
  ["tag__not_in"]=>
  array(2) {
    [0]=>
    int(16203)
    [1]=>
    int(9208)
  }
  ["posts_per_page"]=>
  int(12)
  ["caller_get_posts"]=>
  int(1)
  ["cat"]=>
  int(16202)
}
            
  • Yuri Suzuki’s Furniture Music

    Transforming domestic noise pollution into relaxing soundscapes. Created by London-based sound artist and designer Yuri…

  • Cámara Catamaramétrica

    A floating pavilion on a lake in Mexico. Designed by Mexican architecture firm S-AR, Cámara…

  • Human Element By Collin Townsend Velkoff

    Conceptual sculptures that explore humanity’s reliance on nature. Multidisciplinary artist Collin Townsend Velkoff creates artworks…

  • The Jack Lamp Family

    A creative series that merges art and design. Portuguese designer and artist André Teoman makes…

  • Elda Bellone – Encoded Icons

    Finding the hidden digital world behind photographs. Born in Italy, architect, designer and artist Elda…

  • Piles Vases By Sylvie Godel

    Porcelain vases that celebrate the art of crafting by hand. Swiss porcelain artist Sylvie Godel…

  • The Faces Of A Shipyard

    The human facet of a spectacular industrial space. Based in Nantes, France, Sylvain Bonniol creates…

  • Slidings By Jamie North

    Exploring complex concepts through organic sculptures. Sydney-based artist Jamie North spent his childhood in two…

  • MONOCHROME By Cj Hendry

    A vibrant seven-room “home” set within an industrial building. Australian artist Cj Hendry prefers to…

Close Cart