California: Golden Gate Bridge - California Naturescapes
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"Sunset Light on Golden Gate"
Location: Golden Gate National Recreation Area, San Francisco, California.

It was a beautiful day in the bay and yet there was no one on the bridge!... Well, the truth is that I was witnessing one of the best lighting conditions and wanted to make the best of it from a photographic point of view. So using a long exposure time for this image I blurred all the cars on the bridge making it look empty, reduce distractions and thereby emphasize the beauty of the bridge even more.

Tech Info and Tip:
Lens: Canon 24-70 f/2.8L @54mm
Camera: Canon 5D Mk II
Exposure: 6sec at f/13 and ISO 50
Filters: 2 stop SinghRay ND grad hard edge

The sun is at its northmost location during summer months. This angle of the sun is the best time to obtain light on the bridge you see here. The difficult part is to obtain the clouds to provide a nice background. I was a happy camper after making this image.

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