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Mackinac Bridge #2

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 23 January 2017 in Transportation and Portfolio.

The Mackinac Bridge is the one of the world's most beautiful bridges and the longest suspension bridge in the Americas, with a total length of 8,614 feet suspended. It is currently the third longest suspension bridge in the world. It connects Mackinaw City, Michigan with St. Ignace, Michigan.

The Mackinac Bridge is recognized as the official divider between Lake Michigan to the west and Lake Huron to the east.

As opposed to the first photo of the Mackinac Bridge, the weather was much better this day with the sun highlighting the bridge nicely. This view was captured while taking the ferry from Mackinaw City, Michigan to Mackinac Island.

Photo captured October 4, 2016.

NIKON D7000 1/250 second F/8.0 ISO 200 40 mm

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Phil Morris from Saskatoon, Toronto, NYC, Canada

It sure is the most beautiful in your pictures, Steven. The high density colours seem
to swirl in my brain and make for great depth and dimension in your wonderful
photo, the length or span seems almost endless from this persective !

23 Jan 2017 5:22am

Martine from France

J'aime beaucoup les couleurs et l'angle de prise de vue.

23 Jan 2017 5:29am

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quel cadrage quel pont ce vert ce bleu sueprbe compo.

23 Jan 2017 6:16am

Claudine/canelle from Lorient, France

Magnifique , cette association de couleurs est vrailent bien vue ..
Bonne journée

23 Jan 2017 6:43am

fateme@@ from Dezful, Iran

Excellent. The colors are very beauitful.

23 Jan 2017 9:04am

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

Nice compo and contrast of colors.

23 Jan 2017 10:26am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

I like how this captures the presence of the bridge in passing . . there is a feeling of Time about it.

23 Jan 2017 11:03am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

excellent perspective

23 Jan 2017 11:17am

Frances from Boston, United States

Excellent image with brilliant colors and contrast.

23 Jan 2017 11:59am

beach from Oshawa, Ontario, Canada

Nice shot of this bridge. I have been over it many times.

23 Jan 2017 12:05pm

Marité from France

Joli angle de vue !!! Les couleurs sont magnifiques !
Bonne journée !

23 Jan 2017 12:15pm

Carol from Leamington, Canada

That is an excellent view taken from the ferry.... you have captured that span very nicely! Beautiful blue sky and water. I like that there were no clouds that might detract from that great shot of the bridge. Very nice!

23 Jan 2017 12:20pm

Rick from Toronto, Canada

What a fantastic long range view of this technological feat. Beautiful.

23 Jan 2017 1:40pm

franz from Baden, Austria

What an aesthetic bridge! I like your pov and composition here.
I also had a look at your previous photo, the black-and-white one, and I really like the mood there.

23 Jan 2017 2:37pm

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

Spectacular !! spectacular bridge and spectacular image. Good composition. Nice one.

23 Jan 2017 2:56pm

Devi from Chennai, India

wow !! Terrific shot here !!!! Bravo !!!!!

23 Jan 2017 4:12pm

willy from Belgium

un pont impressionnant Steve..

une très belle composition avec de jolies couleurs..


23 Jan 2017 5:25pm

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Great light, colour and viewpoint

23 Jan 2017 5:52pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

AN impressive point of view!

23 Jan 2017 6:12pm

Lalena from Barcelona, Spain

Impressive bridge!!!
Thank you for the explanations too!! :)

23 Jan 2017 6:19pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A wonderful capture of this beautiful and stately bridge.

23 Jan 2017 6:38pm

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Very big and very beautiful... handsome

23 Jan 2017 7:12pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

such beautiful composition & perspective!
Amazing bridge!

23 Jan 2017 7:50pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

This is just beautiful! I love the colors of the bridge and the water. A wonderful perspective!

23 Jan 2017 8:00pm

jean pierre a from France

superbe mise en valeur du pont!! amitiés

23 Jan 2017 8:04pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Awesome! I love it! 5*****

23 Jan 2017 9:33pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

The green goes well with the blue of the water.

23 Jan 2017 11:08pm

Baldwin VW from Bejuma, Venezuela

A very impressive structure and a beautifully composed image !!! the colors and light are gorgeous ...

23 Jan 2017 11:47pm

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

That is fabulous.

24 Jan 2017 3:14am

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

beautiful colors

24 Jan 2017 4:09am

L'Angevine from Angers, France


24 Jan 2017 1:10pm

fereshteh. from Iran

Wonderful shot

24 Jan 2017 5:35pm

Francisco Romero from Leon, Spain

Excellent perspective.

24 Jan 2017 7:33pm

Remus from Portugal

Great point of view.
Comparing the two photographs, this one and the first, I choose this one. I think this photo has more dynamism.

25 Jan 2017 4:22pm

Sam from Chennai, India

Wonderful capture of this beautiful bridge, Excellent perspective and colours. :)

26 Jan 2017 7:12pm