10/03/2012 04:36 pm ET

Looking At NYC's Waterfront 'Through The Porthole' (PHOTOS)

By Carolina Salguero

What you're looking at is something most people never see: the view from inside a ship at a containerport and, more broadly, a glimpse into what is really happening on NYC's waterfront.  Along New York's sprawling rivers and harbors there has been a lot of looking, but not enough seeing; I thank a college art professor for teaching me the difference between the two.

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