At least it was until I was maybe eleven or twelve. As a kid growing up nearby occasional viewing lanes to Manhattan, probably should have caught on faster. Seen here from the CNJRR ferry slips in Jersey City. Snapped in August '06, early in the day that included the trip to Bethlehem, PA.
Three shot bracket with the 70-200mm f/2.8L mounted on the 5D at 80mm, f/16 and ISO 100. HDR Efex.