Coney Island Series | "The Eiffel Tower of Brooklyn -1"
November 17, 2015
Coney Island Series | "The Eiffel Tower of Brooklyn"
The Parachute Jump is an unmistakable icon of Coney Island. In fact, in 1980, it was placed on the National Register of Historic Places. New Yorkers have warmly nicknamed the symbolic structure "The Eiffel Tower of Brooklyn.
The photo attempts to capture a unique and contemporary perspective to the often photographed Luna Park landmark.
For those that would like to delve deeper into the history of The Parachute Jump, which was erected in 1939 read more here.