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Light and Shadow

It was early Saturday morning and I was out on the streets of Downtown Los Angeles. The storefronts had yet to open and there were few people around. Despite the inactivity, I liked wandering the streets, witnessing the city waking up to a new day. Shafts of sunlight cut down the street and sidewalks, illuminating the most mundane things and revealing them through a beautiful quality of light. It gave the city a magical glow.

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I adjusted the core settings of my camera. I decided to shoot in manual exposure mode and to bias my exposure ...

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