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Foggy Sunrise At The Golden Gate Bridge - Day 3

Golden Gate Bridge from the Marin Headlands - Marin County, California


So The fog rolled through the Golden Gate Bridge for a third day straight, and again, I just couldn't pass it up. I made my way out, snapped a few test shots, and like making pancakes, I tossed the first couple of images.


I wanted to get to a spot as close to the bridge as possible, and Battery Spencer is the place to be if you're looking for a close-up of the bridge. I tried a few wide angle compositions, but felt like the image was to "busy". After some moving around, I decided to revisit a composition that I tried last year. A little odd, but I really liked the B&W version.


So here is one from my third day out. I am sure this one will be my last for a while. The weather shows a few storms coming in soon, so that should break up the high pressure thats been sitting off shore causing this fog.


Thanks for hanging in there as I continue these foggy uploads. I really appreciate your time, and comments.


Also, it was great to finally meet you John. I look forward to seeing your take on the morning.


Canon 5D Mark II

Lens: EF 70-200 f/4L (non IS)..... @Rainbowman.... I love this lens! Go get one!

Exposure: 11

Aperture: f/13.0

Focal Length: 70 mm

ISO Speed: 50

Lee .9 hard edge ND grad

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Taken on February 17, 2010