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"San Francisco Skyline"
Location: Crissy Field, San Francisco, California.

Here is the view of the San Francisco skyline from Crissy Field. I always have this view in mind when I visit Crissy Field. On the far left is Bay Bridge which is just making itself visible via one of its towers. Then you can also see the Coit tower and rest of the downtown buildings including Trans America pyramid. Further to the right is the Palace of Fine Arts and to the far right is Crissy Field visitor center.

Unlike my previous attempts to photograph this view the clouds were very nice yesterday. Not only that they had glow of the sunset light but also that they were arranged in layers which, I thought, went perfectly with the composition I had in mind. The skyline was also lit directly at sunset which allowed me take this shot without waiting for the city light to come up.

See in X3 resolution by clicking on the image. This looks really good when you can see the windows of the building.

Tech Info:
Lens: Canon EF 70-200 f/4L IS @ 70mm
Camera: Canon 5D Mk II
Exposure: 30sec at f/18 and ISO 50
Filters: LEE ND Grads 0.6 and 0.75 soft edge stacked together along with 8-stop solid ND filter

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