Point Pinos Lighthouse, California

SEPTEMBER 2003 – Point Pinos Lighthouse in Pacific Grove, California, shortly before sunset. Photo © Mark Zanzig/zanzig.com

The story behind the image

Earlier that day we had arrived from San Francisco where we had stayed for the first couple of nights. Now, Pacific Grove was our first night “on the road”. And a visit of the Ocean View Blv provides you a first impression of the rugged coastline that is called “Big Sur”. It’s really a beautiful place. At its northern curve you will find the Point Pinos Lighthouse.

I like this photo because the warm glow of the approaching sunset illuminates the lighthouse building, and I captured the moment where the light would actually show. Nice.

The high resolution image

Capture Date & Time04-SEP-2003
LocationPacific Grove, CA
CameraCanon AE-1 Program
LensCanon FD 70-210 mm f/4
Image SourceFuji Slide Film
Digital Image Source FormatTIFF, 48 bits/pixel, AdobeRGB
Edited Image FormatJPEG, 24 bits/pixel, sRGB
Edited Image Dimensions3843 x 2509 Pixels
Copyright© by Mark Zanzig/zanzig.com

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