Sunrise from the summit of Cadillac Mountain – Acadia National Park, Maine. Due to it’s extreme easterly location, Cadillac Mountain boasts the earliest sunrise in the United States. In the early summer the sun rises around 4:30am. This image, shot in late August was taken at 5:30am.
Gear/Settings : Nikon D300 – Nikon 12-24 f 1:4 ED lens – Grad ND filter – Manfrotto Tripod and Ballhead with cable release.
Settings: Manual Mode : 14mm – f9 at 1/64 second, ISO 100.