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    This picturesque wave of fog was both moonlit and street-lit as it poured over a hill in Mill Valley, California. Making this image involved a steep hike up Mount Tamalpais in the dark, and a long shutter speed to capture the movement of the fog. It was shot at 4:58 AM on March 15, 2017.
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    Image Time: 4:58AM We love that you rose to the challenge of this assignment by photographing in the wee hours of the morning. You have captured a magical moment with the fog creating an ethereal veil, gently blanketing the landscape.

    Diane Cook and Len Jenshel
    National Geographic Photographers
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    Date Taken: Mar 15, 2017
    Date Uploaded: Apr 16, 2017
    Location: Mill Valley, California, United States
    Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
    Focal Length: 90 mm
    Shutter Speed: 62/1 sec
    Aperture: f/5.6
    ISO: 400
    Copyright: © Christopher Markisz
    Categories: Landscapes, Nature, Travel
    Assignments: Exploring Time, Lines, Textures, and Patterns, Invisible Worlds
    Contests: 2017 National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year