Saturday, February 11, 2012

Sunset underneath the Golden Gate Bridge

Like last year, I went to photograph the sun set behind the Golden Gate Bridge. I went to the Berkeley marina because it was at sea level and at the angle (see the end of this post for details).

The clouds were beautiful:

The sun set perfectly behind the bridge:

All in all, it was beautiful:

I went back today but it was too foggy so I walked out on the pier instead...

... and caught a couple shots of Berkeley:

To anyone looking to capture shots involving the precise position of celestial bodies, I highly recommend The Photographer's Ephemeris (free for desktop download, paid iPhone and Android apps).