Big City Nights

A 60 second long exposure (you can see the light trails or passing cards in the streets), made from the top floor of a high building on 5th Avenue in Downtown San Diego. It needed a bit of timing to avoid having one of the many airplanes that come in from the south/east (left) passing through the frame – the trail of it’s blinking lights could be removed in post of course, but I try to avoid unnecessary extra work if I can get a frame right on location.

Photo of San Diego Downtown and Harbor by night
“Big City Nights” — a night view of downtown San Diego. September 2011.

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2 Responses

  1. Greetings Alexander. I love this photo. You have captured the essence of San Diego and as always, with your own style and flair.

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