Timelapse Workshop Announcement

Exciting news!! I am hosting a timelapse workshop in collaboration with NJSpots! Want to learn how to shoot cinematic 4K timelapses and hyperlapses? If so, check out the link below for 1-day workshop at Liberty State Park in NJ https://www.eventbrite.com/e/timelapse-photo-workshop-with-brian-youchak-tickets-61433404968

Exploring The Vessel at One Hudson Yards – Three Photography Tips

You've probably seen photos by now of the Vessel but I wanted to give you three tips from a photographers perspective. Last weekend the Vessel opened and I went to explore it at One Hudson Yards. You need to get tickets ahead of time so check online. They do offer tickets every morning at 8 … Continue reading Exploring The Vessel at One Hudson Yards – Three Photography Tips

Full Moon Rise over NYC Skyline

Last weekend I went out to Liberty State Park to shoot the full moon rise over the NYC skyline. This was the evening of the blood wolf moon. I was hoping to get a nice video over the world trade center. The blood moon wouldnt happen until after midnight but it was still a good … Continue reading Full Moon Rise over NYC Skyline

Tribute in Light – 2018

This past week was the 9/11 Tribute in Light remembrance. On the 9/11 date each year lights shine over the Manhattan skyline resembling the twin towers. The lights can be typically seen for miles and is a great tribute to remember. This year I went to get a timelapse of the light. It was a … Continue reading Tribute in Light – 2018

Estuary Living Apartments – Amazing View of NYC from Weehawken

This week I went to Estuary Living apartments to shoot a timelapse video for the apartments. The luxury apartments are located right in front of the NYC skyline in Weehawken, NJ. The location is a gem for sure with easy access to parks and viewpoints with a 2 minute walk! I decided to go out … Continue reading Estuary Living Apartments – Amazing View of NYC from Weehawken

Riverhouse11 Luxury Apartments – Port Imperial NYC Skyline Views

Two nights ago I drove to Port Imperial NJ to photograph the New York City skyline near the new Riverhouse11 luxury apartments. For those that haven't been to Port Imperial the views and access are amazing. There is a beautiful park right in front of the skyline with several places to relax and walk a … Continue reading Riverhouse11 Luxury Apartments – Port Imperial NYC Skyline Views

New York City Sunrise – NJSpots Meetup

Yesterday morning I drove to Weehawken, NJ for a NJSpots Instagram meetup!  The meetup was at 6am in the morning from Hamilton Park which is one of my favorite and most accessible views of New York City.  Especially early in the morning you can drive and park right in front of the skyline view! https://www.instagram.com/p/BeMG2d9FKy1/?taken-by=timelapse_travelsContinue reading New York City Sunrise – NJSpots Meetup

China Town, Manhattan Sunset Trip

Last weekend I drove to Brooklyn to take photos of the sunset and Brooklyn Bridge. Last year I went to the Manhattan Bridge for a sunset shot and knew that there were some good views of China Town.  I was waiting for the bridge to line up with the sunset over China Town and this … Continue reading China Town, Manhattan Sunset Trip

New York City Sunrise from Jersey City

This weekend I went to Jersey City, NJ at Exchange Place to shoot a sunrise timelapse.  Jersey City has some great views of the Manhattan Skyline, especially during sunrise as the sun comes over the skyline. I started shooting my timelapse at 530 AM (about one hour before sunrise).  The mood was pretty foggy which … Continue reading New York City Sunrise from Jersey City