Poster of Lou Stoumen – Times Square in the Rain, 1940. Publisher: Photo/Chronicles, Ltd, New York, 1985. This film noir image captures the quintessence of an old New York that evokes the early promise of America. Times Square, the epicenter of the bustling city, is beautifully captured by Stoumen. You can almost hear the sounds of the city and smell the rain-slicked streets just from this image, which is a testament to the prowess of this photographer. Lou Stoumen was a highly lauded photographer and filmmaker who won two Academy Awards for his film productions. His works can be found in the top museums of the world, such as MoMA in New York. Stoumen also taught at UCLA Film School. Measures 25.25 x 17.25 inches.