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Hands of Arlen Roth
Morning Glory
Monkey: Above the clouds, below the sun
Quiet Contemplation
Sunrise at Ocean City inlet
Bird Watching
NYC Commute
Working For The City
Half Dome Reflection
Vintage Photographer
Green Crested Basilisk
Foggy Freedom
The river of BAO
Wagons waiting at the bottom of ski resort for some playful use.
Bubble ride
Ketchikan harbor
Beach after dark
Sunset over a very old trash mound converted into a local park.
Lion in Ngorongoro Crater
Jefferson Memorial with cherry blossom trees at dawn
Natural Affair
13th Annual Photo Contest
Foggy Freedom

Early morning in Jersey City across from Manhattan, the area was completely fogged in. I had given up for the morning and I was walking back to the hotel. When I turned around and almost jumped out of my shoes. The fog was clearing and you could finally see the other side of the Hudson River. I ran back to the pier and manage to get setup to get this shot before the fog complete cleared. I wanted to capture the mostly completed Freedom tower, which was somewhat hidden by the fog. To me it represented how freedom isn't always clear and visible.

TAGS: Bridge, City, Flag, Fog, Freedom, Historic, Landmark, New, New York, Sunset, Travel, United States

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Aurora, Colorado, United States of America
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© David Simms.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 01.2013
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Date Uploaded: Sept. 9, 2015, 3:49 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D700
Focal Length: 78mm
Shutter Speed: 1/40
Aperture: f29
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PHOTO LOCATION New York, NY , New York, United States of America