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    Totally ridiculous how nice it is in Santa Ana, California right now...

    I was there this past weekend for a wedding. Of course I didn't bother checking the weather and I packed literally an hour before I left for my flight, I brought all the wrong clothes and forgot a ton of stuff.

    It's been raining every day for the last 3 weeks in San Francsico and Palo Alto (where I work). Every day is miserable, cold, wet and well... not looking like this. Traffic sucks too because we're limited to 70mph (50 when its really coming down hard) on the freeway so I'm always late for work. Of course, me being lazy, I havn't bothered to shut down my automatic sprinklers at home... I know.

    Taken with a Nikon D300 w/ a 16-85mm f/3.5 VRII Nikkor Lens

    Robbie  Swan, henrikbstudiO.dk, and 9 other people added this photo to their favorites.

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    1. kmrphotography 62 months ago | reply

      looks awesome! sounds like you had a fun weekend and glad to hear you are working again (hey, how bored can you get on a hop from SF to LA? :-)

    2. Cameron (and Liz) 62 months ago | reply

      I can clearly recognize Lido Island at the top of Newport Harbor. I used to live directly under the plane on Balboa island, obviously right in the John Wayne Airport flight path. Thankfully they have a strict curfew!

      It's interesting how you can see just how thin the peninsula is, and I like how you captured the dark green color of the water and the reflection of the sun. They don't mind you taking pics out the window of the plane? I've never had the guts to whip out the SLR.

    3. digital vincent 62 months ago | reply

      Great shot Marcus. You left just in time. It's been raining on and off all day in Santa Ana today. I'll be there again tomorrow and I hope Santa Ana and the surrounding area is like it is in your pic. Glad to hear you are at work again.Congrats!

    4. nis.jensen 62 months ago | reply

      Singing in a childish voice: I made you fave a flower-shot - I made you fave a flower-shot...

      :-))

      Glad to hear you've gotten yourself a new job, Marcus - and I hope you enjoyed - in spite of all your forgettings....

      Great shot too!

    5. .dr4gon 62 months ago | reply

      beautiful! That's a really clear shot. You must've been using a CPL?

      --
      Seen on your photo stream. (?)

    6. henrikbstudiO.dk 62 months ago | reply

      life is hard ... hehe :0)

      - super cOOl shOt - super !!

    7. Taking it easy... 62 months ago | reply

      Wow, I know what you're saying man. At least you got to spend the wedding in good weather. Fantastic shot.

    8. lemonyellowsky 62 months ago | reply

      Hehe! great shot...sorry about the packing tho. I only bring one change of clothes usually, and shop when I get there. So much more fun than fighting baggage handling and security checkpoints armed with toothpaste ;)

    9. Raajii 62 months ago | reply

      wow.... this is a great shot. I always want to take one whenever i fly but it never seems to come out right for me :-(
      Good job!

    10. ~KinsPop~ ( Atlanta in June ) 62 months ago | reply

      Amazing and wonderful capture here.
      Love the view

    11. Sinong Tatay Mo? ***A NEW DAY*** 62 months ago | reply

      bro...it's frggin raining here in hawaii. nice vacation, eh? i could never take even moderately decent shots from the plane, but this rocks! have a great rest of the weekend, man!

    12. martinturner 62 months ago | reply

      Darn thats a terrific shot; the lighting is sublime.

    13. Araz Photo 62 months ago | reply

      Great Shot

      I miss santa Ana


    14. Pocu 62 months ago | reply

      Whoa! This is awesome!
      I love those airplanes/Google Earth shots!!!

    15. d_rod 62 months ago | reply

      Now you'll understand my summer-like shots in January. Hope you had a great time out here.

    16. digicolleen 62 months ago | reply

      It's so hard to get a picture from a plane. That turned out great-nice camera, too!

    17. kristin v c 62 months ago | reply

      amazing view and the details are so clear.

    18. Robert Lio 62 months ago | reply

      Wow great shot!!

    19. Suhibani 60 months ago | reply

      amazing view =)

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