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Mauve Over Paris

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The Mauve Hour is an identifiable entity, occurring twice each day just before sun up/down and lasting (usually) 30-45 minutes.  It’s that time when the sun’s light hits most obliquely across the earth’s surface and abounding in warm red, yellow, and orange tones.  This shot was taken in early July at 9:45 p.m. The light over Paris is always extraordinary, but this shot, shortly after sundown always takes my breath.

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What a cool ride-over at night.

Charleston, SC, The Arthur Ravennel Bridge Illuminated at night.

 

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Ravennel Bridge at Night

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