Photographing Zephyr Cove Sunset

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Added by Connor Morris

Crystal clear, calm water for perfect reflectionsIncredible sunsetsMany rocks in foreground

After pulling into the parking it is only a a few minute walk right down to the beach. This place is incredible for sunrise and and sunset. The water is so calm because its tucked back in the cove which gives awesome reflections of the sky in the water. Make sure to bring a tripod and neutral density filters to capture the best sunset and sunrise images.

Pack List

  • Camera
  • Tripod
  • Neutral Density filters
  • Water and snacks
  • Blanket
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Activities:

Camping, Chillin, Photography, Swimming

Skill Level:

Beginner

Season:

Year Round

Features:

Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Food Nearby
Lake
Romantic
Scenic

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