A magnificent phenomenon to witness. I ordinarily avoid locations that are likely to be crawling with photographers, but I was in the neighborhood of Pfeiffer Beach and decided at the last minute to make an exception. I wanted to do something a bit different than the usual shot of illuminated mist beaming out of the archway and ended up with this fiery, roiling wave making the "keyhole" look like the mouth of a raging furnace.

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