More than 100 million American can claim ancestors who came through Ellis Island Beginning in 1892, the majority - some 12 million - took their first steps toward becoming a US American.  Today, it is a memorial to all who have made this country their home.
More than 100 million American can claim ancestors who came through Ellis Island Beginning in 1892, the majority - some 12 million - took their first steps toward becoming a US American. Today, it is a memorial to all who have made this country their home.

Ellis Island from boat

Technical Details

  • Camera: iPhone 4
  • Taken: October 18, 2012
  • Focal length: 3mm
  • Aperture: f/2
  • Exposure: 1/1,885 second
  • ISO: 80