Memorable Sandy Photos, Snapped by Bystanders

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  1. These striking images from late Monday night showed parts of Manhattan under water.
  2. One bystander observed that water was breaching this historic carousel in Brooklyn's Dumbo neighborhood, located in Zone A.
  3. Jane's carousel is basically an island now. Poor horses.
  4. In other parts of Brooklyn and Queens, observers posted their photos of the flooding.
  5. In New Jersey, Hoboken residents had power outages as its streets filled up with water.
  6. A Gawker Media employee shared this photo of cars floating in a garage in Manhattan's Financial District.
  7. In lower Manhattan, readers snapped photos of a rare sight: a dark New York City. This photo was shared more than 5,000 times.
  8. Meanwhile, WSJ Social Media Editor Rubina Fillion shared a photo from Midtown Manhattan. Times Square lights were still on, but there were far fewer people to see them.