I caught the Enterprise's landing at JFK on the back of a 747; its transit through Jamaica Bay, and today I had two great vantage points to see the shuttle reach its final destination on the deck of the Intrepid. I shot a time lapse:
(Sorry for the poor quality--a number of factors led to that. I have many better linked from my time lapse tag here.)
Nature literally made a spotlight out of the sun at one point:
The scale of the crane used to lift the shuttle really isn't even comprehensible:
More photos here.