Hardest shot I ever took

Challenge #61 in the Eclectic series. Hosted by Ro13.
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Ever had one of those shots that just took forever to get it right? No editing...just the perfected shot, and maybe a description of what made it hard.
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Times Square traffic
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I was standing with my tripod between the two lanes in Times Square, with cars and trucks running fast and almost touching me.... that was scary...
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Submitted: Wednesday, 23rd March, 2011 16:35 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 19th April, 2009
Focal length: 18 mm
Shutter speed: 5 sec
Aperture: F16
ISO: 100
Notes: Only basic PP, long exposure (5 secs).
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