Top of the Rock
30 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, NY 10112
As a wedding photographer, I am always excited to work with clients who are considering Top of the Rock as their wedding venue. This iconic location is situated at the top of Rockefeller Center in Midtown Manhattan and offers stunning panoramic views of the city skyline. The venue has a rich history that dates back to the 1930s when Rockefeller Center was constructed. Since then, the building has been a landmark of the New York City skyline, and a popular destination for tourists and locals alike.
Located in Manhattan, Rockefeller Center has a long and fascinating history. The complex was constructed in the 1930s by John D. Rockefeller Jr. and was originally intended to be a hub of business and commerce in the city. Today, the complex is home to numerous shops, restaurants, and entertainment venues, making it a popular destination for visitors and locals alike.
At Top of the Rock, couples can enjoy a truly unique wedding experience, with breathtaking views of the city skyline as the backdrop to their celebration.
As a photographer, I am drawn to the unique and unparalleled beauty of Top of the Rock. From the expansive views of the city skyline to the intricate details of the building's architecture, there is no shortage of stunning backdrops for wedding photos. I am experienced in capturing the essence of this iconic venue. I am confident that I can create beautiful photographs that capture the magic of your wedding day.
Popular locations at Top of the Rock include:
The Observation Deck - located at the top of the building, this space offers 360-degree views of the city skyline.
The Mezzanine - located one level below the Observation Deck, this indoor space offers stunning views of the city through floor-to-ceiling windows.
The Terrace - an outdoor space offering stunning views of the city skyline and Central Park.
The Rainbow Room - an iconic event space with Art Deco architecture and stunning city views.
The Rockefeller Center Plaza - a spacious outdoor area offering views of the iconic Prometheus statue and the surrounding buildings.
Geographically close to Top of the Rock, there are many beautiful and popular locations that also make excellent backdrops for wedding photos. These include:
Central Park - 59th to 110th St, New York, NY 10022 (10-minute drive) Located between 59th and 110th St in New York, Central Park is a massive green oasis in the middle of the city. It covers over 800 acres and features a variety of landscapes including open fields, gardens, lakes, and woods. The park is home to many iconic landmarks such as the Central Park Zoo, the Bethesda Fountain, and the Bow Bridge. Visitors can take a leisurely stroll, have a picnic, or rent a bike or a boat to explore the park's various attractions.
The Brooklyn Bridge - Brooklyn Bridge, New York, NY 10038 (10-minute drive) The Brooklyn Bridge is an iconic suspension bridge that spans the East River and connects Brooklyn to Manhattan. It was completed in 1883 and is known for its Gothic arches, distinctive cables, and sweeping views of the New York skyline. Visitors can walk or bike across the bridge to enjoy the views or explore the neighborhoods on either side.
The High Line - 820 Washington St, New York, NY 10014 (10-minute drive) The High Line is a public park created on a former elevated railroad track on the west side of Manhattan. It runs from Gansevoort Street to 34th Street and features picturesque gardens, art installations, and stunning views of the city. Visitors can take a leisurely stroll, enjoy a snack at one of the many food vendors, or take part in one of the park's many public events.
The Flatiron Building - 175 5th Ave, New York, NY 10010 (15-minute drive) The High Line is a public park created on a former elevated railroad track on the west side of Manhattan. It runs from Gansevoort Street to 34th Street and features picturesque gardens, art installations, and stunning views of the city. Visitors can take a leisurely stroll, enjoy a snack at one of the many food vendors, or take part in one of the park's many public events.
The New York Public Library - 476 5th Ave, New York, NY 10018 (10-minute drive) The New York Public Library is one of the largest and most famous libraries in the world. Located on Fifth Avenue in Midtown Manhattan, it is known for its beautiful Beaux-Arts architecture and vast collection of books and other materials.
Battery Park - State St, New York, NY 10004 (20-minute drive) Located at the southern tip of Manhattan, Battery Park is a 25-acre public park that offers stunning views of the New York Harbor and the Statue of Liberty. It features a variety of gardens, monuments, and memorials. It also features the Battery Urban Farm, which grows fruits and vegetables for local restaurants and markets.
Grand Central Terminal - 89 E 42nd St, New York, NY 10017 (10-minute drive) Grand Central Terminal is a historic train station located in Midtown Manhattan. It was completed in 1913 and is known for its beautiful Beaux-Arts architecture, grand concourse, and famous clock.
Times Square - Manhattan, NY 10036 (10-minute drive) Times Square is a bustling commercial and entertainment district located in Midtown Manhattan. It is known for its bright lights, billboards, and crowds of people.
As a wedding photographer, I am confident that I am the right fit for Top of the Rock. My photography style is classical and timeless, which matches the elegance of the venue. I pride myself on capturing the emotion and beauty of each moment and will work tirelessly to capture every detail of your wedding.