Point Loma Cliffs at Sunset - Cabrillo National Monument

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    I took this photo the day after Christmas in Cabrillo National Monument on the Point Loma Peninsula. This is the "tide-pools" area of the point Loma Lighthouse Park, a short drive down the steep road to the right as you enter the park. It's crazy to think about the powerful wave that left that suspended boulder on the edge.

    This is a combination of 2 exposures (1 for the sky) - around 5 and 20 second exposures, but this time I didn't use Photomatix or any fancy HDR program; just 2 Photoshop layers and a gradient mask.

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    Emilio Pasquale Photography, and 16 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. James Chan "JC Inspiration" 51 months ago | reply

      I took a shot here too! But was nothing compared to yours! very nice Daniel :)

    2. Taffe1 51 months ago | reply

      HDR:Striving Toward Excellence
      ~: Award Of Excellence :~

    3. mambolou 51 months ago | reply

      Great juxtaposition of textures and colors. Beautiful sweep to the composition.

      1-2-3 Landscapes

    4. Daniel Peckham 51 months ago | reply

      Thanks for the comments, everyone.

    5. Daniel Mennerich 51 months ago | reply

      Good work! I like it!!

      I found this photo in 1-2-3 HDR

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    6. Daniel Mennerich 51 months ago | reply

      A Good HDR work! I like it!!

      HDR:Striving Toward Excellence
      ~: Award Of Excellence :~

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    7. Kay Gaensler 51 months ago | reply

      Beautiful shot Daniel! I love the light and the colors in the image! Your composition is great too!

    8. KAM0S 51 months ago | reply

      HDR:Striving Toward Excellence
      ~: Award Of Excellence :~

    9. sunset_man 50 months ago | reply

      Beautiful seascape!

      Seen in 1-2-3 Landscapes

    10. dabrantes 50 months ago | reply

      The color and detail are amazing!

    11. frannie60 46 months ago | reply

      The sun, the colors, amazing!

    12. Lee Sie 38 months ago | reply

      I know this spot! Very cool perspective on it!

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