manhattanhenge_NYC One of the benefits of the city’s esoteric urban planning is Manhattanhenge, a semiannual solar event whereby the sun sets in direct alignment with the east-west direction of the street grid, creating stunning conditions for photographers. The first one of 2010 will take place on Sunday at 8:17PM, just make sure you’re on a cross-town block like 42nd, 57th, etc… |Photo: Mudpig|