April 27, 2019

Presque Isle Break Wall at 6:41 a.m.


Sunrise Presque Isle Break Wall, Marquette, MI

Sunrise 117 of 365

Sunrise time:
6:41
Azimuth:
69°
Did the sun rise:
Yes
Was the sun visible:
Yes
Focal Length:
17mm
Aperture:
f/14.0
Shutter Speed:
1/160
ISO:
250

Location

Presque Isle Break Wall, Marquette, MI

46° 34' 48" N, -87° 22' 50" W

Musings

Alarm #1 goes off.

Alarm #2 goes off.

Get out of bed.

Turn lights on.

Drink some water.

Brush teeth.

Check the weather.

Get dressed.

Grab laptop.

Get in my car.

Turn on bluetooth.

Play “It’s Saturday” by Marcy Playground on repeat.

Drive.

Make a u-turn.

Park.

Grab my camera.

Put 85mm lens in jacket pocket.

Put lens cap in rear pocket.

Walk as close to the waves as possible.

Take photos.

Adjust aperture.

Take photos.

Change lenses.

Take photos.

Change ISO.

Take photos.

Wait for fingers to freeze.

Take photos.

Slip on the ice.

Take photos.

Shake my hands to warm up my fingers.

Return to car.

Drive to coffee shop.

Order spinach tomato quiche and a water.

Open laptop.

Access wifi network.

Enter sunrise data from previous week.

Have first bite of quiche.

Write sunrise journal entries.

Type this period.

Outtakes

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