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The Ramp | by C. Roy Yokingco
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The Ramp

I've had my fill of this area and was walking up from the water's edge ready to rejoin my two friends who have both clearly walked ahead, almost to Weston beach, when I decided to look back one more time at where I was shooting just minutes earlier. Maybe it was the yellowish sandstone rocks or the dark Carmelo Formations further out but the sunlight peeking through the clouds above had such a narrow beam that only certain parts of the scene were lit with what looked like golden light. The light beam was slowly moving from the water's edge toward my location so I waited until the light was just right. I've had to chase light many times before, but this was probably the first time I waited for it to chatch up.

 

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For more information, please visit: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geological_history_of_Point_Lobos

   

This photo is part of a series of images captured during a road trip down the central coast of California during summer of 2011. This single-day trip began in San Francisco, California and went south all the way to Carmel and Point Lobos.

 

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Taken on August 20, 2011