PP - tonemapped in qtpfsgui (pregamma 0.697, mantiuk method, contrast mapping 0.1, saturation factor 1.087, detail factor 1), merged back into original at 20% transparency, white balance, increased saturation, colored island more vividly, dodged sailboat in front of island, straightened, cropped, cloned out some vignetting from lens hood and dust spots, increased contrast, resized, copied, sharpened bottom layer, erased all but closer bridge span and merged at 50% transparency, added border.
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Hey, I know just where this is taken from! Great composition, good processing, and nice job getting one of the more interesting SF skies. Parts of the span where the cables meet the roadway look a little bit fuzzy--otherwise very solid.