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Richmond -San Rafael Bridge / San Quentin

Richmond -San Rafael Bridge / San Quentin

Originally a part of State Route 17, the bridge is now part of Interstate 580. Upon its opening, the Richmond – San Rafael bridge was the last bridge across San Francisco Bay to replace a previous ferry service, leaving the Benicia–Martinez Ferry across Carquinez Strait as the only remaining auto ferry in the Bay Area (it would be replaced by a bridge in 1962). Each deck of the bridge has 2 lanes and a shoulder; westbound traffic rides on the upper deck, while eastbound traffic rides on the lower deck.

Sony NEX-6
10s f/9.0 at 195.0mm iso100 full exif

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Dallas Hyatt21-Jun-2013 04:23
What an awesome shot! I've never seen this perspective on the Richmond bridge. And the light is gorgeous!
Don Taylor20-Jun-2013 06:21
Nice color & light!
Jim's Visions19-Jun-2013 21:55
Fine shooting Bill. Just stay away from those buildings in the bottom left...
Cedric Sims19-Jun-2013 20:37
Very Nice!
Pieter Bos19-Jun-2013 18:53
Wow, great image! Very powerful! ~V
Neil Marcus19-Jun-2013 17:53
This is a dramatic view that is perfect. I love it!
Karin Doeling19-Jun-2013 17:38
Wow, so much lights! Great work. V
Milan Vogrin19-Jun-2013 17:34
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