10% off all photos on 500px Prime until July 31Start exploring now!

Just below the peaks of Mt. Tamalpais a road runs along the ridge between the great Pacific Ocean and San Francisco Bay. The area acts as a buffer between the fog on the sea and the sunshine of inland California. Here is a panorama of the sun slipping behind the fog illuminating it into a fiery glow. To the left, the layer of fog that covers the Pacific ocean in the summer months extends to the horizon.

This is a stitch of 6 images for a final image size of 65 Megapixels. (14521 x 4514)
Uploaded at (1930 x 600).

© Darvin Atkeson
LiquidMoonlight Studios

Discover more inspiring photos like this one.

Download the FREE 500px app Open in app