A Pinnacle, my Pinnacle

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Our flight was departing back to Boston in only a couple of hours, I had just a little bit of time to get the one shot I had envisioned. I made numerous calls to get permission from this vantage point, and it finally happened with a lot of luck and quite a bit of perseverance.

Far left you have the Palace of Fine Arts and the sun that just set behind the Golden Gate Bridge. On the right you have the Coit Tower ontop of Telegraph Hill and Alcatraz in the background. Center right is the TransAmerica Pyramid.

I think it was worth all the effort and planning, I hope you do too!

Thanks for looking.

BCostello73, Matt Granz Photography, and 66 other people added this photo to their favorites.

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  1. Ron Stella 40 months ago | reply

    Thank Kevin, quite a compliment coming from you. I'm still thinking about that blue angel over the water shot you took this past summer. THAT was execution!

  2. Ron Stella 40 months ago | reply

    Thank you Chris

  3. Ron Stella 40 months ago | reply

    Thanks, much appreciated

  4. Ron Stella 40 months ago | reply

    Thanks, appreciate that!

  5. Ron Stella 40 months ago | reply

    Thank you Mr. URS!

  6. Ron Stella 40 months ago | reply

    Thanks guys, much appreciated!

  7. Deanster1983 who's mostly off for a while 40 months ago | reply

    Certainly was worth your effort and planning Ron, it's a beautiful image.

  8. Sealis 39 months ago | reply

    beautiful view, what building?

  9. dantekgeek 39 months ago | reply

    Really, really gorgeous. Great work, definitely worth the effort.

  10. Adam-Tolle 39 months ago | reply

    Ron.... INCREDIBLE

  11. Christian Junker - AHKGAP 39 months ago | reply

    It's perfect Ron, simply perfect!

  12. gwnam.2008 39 months ago | reply

    amazing wide shot ..
    I see the Golden Gate Bridge to the left..

  13. marioemiliano 38 months ago | reply

    great picture, just saw a link in my twitter @mario_emiliano. worth to retweet 1000 times

  14. Ron Stella 38 months ago | reply

    Thanks guys! I have to thank Pop Photo too for tweeting this! So cool.

  15. S Ty Photography 15 months ago | reply

    Ron I hope you didn't mind me putting notes here - wonderful shot here (faved this a long long time ago). I am a SF bay area native and haven't even ventured to shoot this. Am thinking that maybe I have to make do without a tripod when getting in to escape their attention.

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