Sunday, December 25, 2011

Bergdorf Goodman (Carnival of the Animals)

They say the neon lights are bright on Broadway... but nothing quite compares to the Christmas windows up and down 5th Avenue. Mechanical gizmos whirl and rotate, enchanting everyone who lines up to see them. The visual banquet of the Bergdorf Goodman windows is astounding. Unparalleled. Even the skyscraper reflections have ensured themselves a permanent place in the picture. This was our fantastical safari on Christmas afternoon - New York-style...

Images by Craig Strydom


  1. So incredible! So hard to believe the hard work and scouting for props only to be on display for a short while. I wish I could see the store room the stuff goes into afterwards.

  2. It is beyond belief. I think I would like to move into that storeroom. Just need a good bed...

  3. Magnificent!

    Dawn... The Bohemian