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Mare Island Stairway

Posted by
Stephen Phillips (San Francisco, United States) on 27 October 2009 in Documentary & Street and Portfolio.

Sunset from the Mare Island overhead from State Highway 37 - Vallejo, California.

Tomorrow - the view west about ten minutes earlier...

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Stefan from Thiersee, Austria

I like the different colors, well done!

27 Oct 2009 5:42am

Mirko Herzner from Germany

It's funny how different the shot turns out from what I expected to see today... You found a good spot here for your series.

27 Oct 2009 7:08am

Anthony Morgan Lambert from Bielefeld, Germany

great composition and lovely colours !!

27 Oct 2009 7:14am

yz from Hungary

the railings make a cool geometric compo

27 Oct 2009 7:59am

Pepe Cabrera from Philippines

Beautiful colors!

27 Oct 2009 10:41am

Sriram from Chennai, India

beautiful!

27 Oct 2009 10:45am

Marcie from Newton, United States

Absolutely gorgeous color and light!!

27 Oct 2009 11:10am

ripple from Nottingham, United Kingdom

superb composition with the lines of the skies echoing the stairs going down. Lovely.

27 Oct 2009 12:03pm

dj.tigersprout from New York City, United States

SUPERB motion and composition Stephen!! the fast lines and the movement of teh sky are simply faaabulous!!! bravo!!

27 Oct 2009 1:23pm

Viewfinder from Bradenton, FL, United States

Nice warm colors on the stairway; the sky in the distance is wonderful, as are those trailing tail lights in motion-blur format.

27 Oct 2009 2:25pm

hugo poon from hong kong, Hong Kong

What a lovely sunset mood and you've photographed it in the most beautiful way!!! Your composition is amazingly inspiring my friend!:-)

27 Oct 2009 3:20pm

Bill Brown from California, United States

Fabulous composition and processing!

27 Oct 2009 4:49pm

Alun from cheshire, United Kingdom

love the steps going into the image, nice one

27 Oct 2009 5:16pm

Liang from San Francisco, United States

hi stephen! mare island has a lot of places for urban decay shots, as it is an old industrial zone. lots of photo opportunities. =]

27 Oct 2009 8:50pm

Michael from Shell village, United Kingdom

A great vantage point providing views to the horizon. The mixed lighting looks great, and it's an image that I really like.

27 Oct 2009 9:02pm

alex centrella from California, United States

wow..fantastic image ..color, light and perspective !

27 Oct 2009 9:58pm

dabbler from Minneapolis, United States

nice light & colors!

27 Oct 2009 10:10pm

Walter from Watkinsville, United States

Not what most people would capture in a sunset, but such a wonderful shot encompassing the graceful lines of the railing, the tail lights and the sky.

28 Oct 2009 12:42am

John Maslowski from Dallas, PA, United States

Excellent in every respect Stephen. A stunning architectural shot with a combined beautiful background landscape. Really a brilliant composition.

28 Oct 2009 1:09am

k@ from Paris, France

The compo with this spreading out foreground is super !

28 Oct 2009 11:49am