This past weekend, on a creative whim, I decided to head to the beach to photograph the sunset. I had noticed some gorgeous sunsets in a perfectly clear sky over the last few days and decided I needed to document at least one of them.
I hopped in my car and headed to the beach and noticed just how cloudy it was getting. I walked down to the shore and saw this:
It was more dreary than I expected. I thought the cloud cover would block any good light and the trip would be a bust. But, I decided to stick around - just in case.
After a few minutes, I was struck by the beauty of the sun peaking through the pylons of Huntington Beach pier: