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photo contest slideshow
Man is served beer
Boats in Plaza EspaƱa
AC 76 in Marfa
Ewha University
Nomads
Aravani Widows
A lake meeting in silhouette.
In pairs
Catch Me
Life with Jute.
Street performers
Epic View
Keeping Warm
The Empire State Building
Epibiosis in shore crab
Cows at twilight
Crowd at a golf tournament
Chhou Dance
Water is Life
Mother & sons
Mother' Love
A lama
The goatherd
13th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Epic View

As you scramble up the rocks to Garnet Peak you are greeted with a view of the massive Anza-Boreggo Desert. The light coming through the clouds allowed you to see the true colors of the mountainside and desert below. We had no idea what the view would be like on this hike off the Pacific Crest Trail in the Laguna Mountains of San Diego County. When we reached the top of Garnet Peak, elevation 5,900 feet I was taking pictures of the breathtaking view, the clouds, the colors leading to the desert floor when I turned and saw my boyfriend doing the same. I snapped this photo with my iPhone before he quickly climbed to another rock...and then moved onto other scenery shots. It wasn't until the drive home when I noticed this picture - I think the best of the bunch.

TAGS: California, Laguna, United States

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San Diego, California, United States of America
Member since 2015
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Image Source: mobile
Date Taken: 11.2013
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2015, 10:50 a.m.
Camera Make: Apple
Camera Model: iPhone 4
Focal Length: 3.9mm
Shutter Speed: 1/2319
Aperture: f2.8
ISO: ISO80
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