The Wall Street Journal sent several photographers out overnight to shoot New York City during the hours when most of its citizens are sleeping.
Here are photos of those awake when most of the city is not.
Delivery man Rich Lopes carries a stack of newspapers to a vendor on Wall Street at 5:57 a.m. (Keith Bedford for The Wall Street Journal)
A food vendor walks up 11th Avenue near 47th Street. (Ramsay de Give for The Wall Street Journal)