The Lens: Viewing the 9/11 Memorial


Staff photographer Amy Dreher snaps a lot of pictures at the World Trade Center site, documenting the construction progress. Amy also trains her lens on the smaller pieces that may be overlooked with a project of this magnitude. Through “The Lens: Viewing the 9/11 Memorial,” readers of The MEMO blog can share some of the unique vantage points captured by Amy.

Snowflakes: For one day, snow blanketed the 9/11 Memorial as visitors walked around the reflecting pools to read victims' names. See more photos of the memorial here.

By Amy Dreher 

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