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Abandoned Pier
Photo By Jim Patterson

  • Title: Abandoned Pier
  • State/Province/Region: California
  • Country: United States
  • Nearest Area: Santa Cruz
  • Nearest Town: Davenport
  • Brief Directions: From the Santa Cruz area, take Highway 1 north for about 11 miles. The trails down to this beach are steep and treacherous. There are easier beaches to get to, but none with a pier quite like this.
  • GPS Longitude: 122
  • GPS Latitude: 37
  • Best Season: Autumn
  • Description: One of the best parts of living along the coast in Santa Cruz are the numerous beaches and coves dotting the shoreline up towards the small town of Davenport. This old abandoned pier is such a striking feature, that I knew I needed to photograph it. I was hoping for a shot with the sun setting inside the first structure. The elements helped further frame the sun with the offshore fog bank and incoming clouds.
  • Gear: Nikon D300, Nikkor 12-24mm, Lee GND Filters, Gitzo tripod, Markins Ballhead, RRS clamp and L bracket
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Keywords:  LandscapesLightNatureSun & SkyWater
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    Posted on Saturday 29 August, 2015 by Alena Nicholas.

    Thanks Laura! It's up in the area you also enjoy visiting/photographing, there in the Eastern Sierras! I can't wait for a few more weeks to go start chasing the Fall colors! I look forward to...

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    Posted on Saturday 29 August, 2015 by Lorenzo Cassina.

    Thank you very much Laura! Appreciated! Lorenzo

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    Posted on Saturday 29 August, 2015 by Lorenzo Cassina.

    Laura, this is also beautiful. What a stunning shot you have for us. Wonderful!! Lorenzo

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    Posted on Saturday 29 August, 2015 by Laura Zirino.

    Love the lines and contrasting dark and light trunks in this!

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    Posted on Saturday 29 August, 2015 by Laura Zirino.

    Wow Lorenzo, this is beautiful!