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Unplanned excellence
575 CPO
christopher575
There's a Cemex plant on the Everett waterfront and every so often, a big plume of steam goes shooting up from it for a while. I've thought for a while it'd be fun to get that in a time lapse, so that's direction I drove this morning. Seemed like the best plan since the sky's been so clear. I was originally going to leave the Podo at the park on the next street over, up above, but at the last second I parked at the Northernmost viewpoint on the waterfront. At first I thought it would be a bust due to lack of objects to wrap the tripod on, but I found a tree with a perfect branch. It was thick enough so it wouldn't sway in the breeze, and the surrounding branches were far enough away that they wouldn't show in the sides.



Turns out I was wrong about how clear the sky was. There were some neat clouds off to the West, though they were few and far between.

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Pretty squares.

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I walked down to this pier for the first time for a shot that didn't really work out, but the view of the pier itself is pretty cool.

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The heron finally figured out it can hide below the pier instead of just hanging out on the rocks and getting mad whenever someone walks by.

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Todays's awesome walk, 6.22 miles in 2:12, 14,118 steps
6.22 miles in 2:12, 14,118 steps

The walk was nice, though a bit sunnier than I care for. And a plume erupted at the plant toward the end of the video, but it's so small you can barely see it. The video's really great, though. I love seeing the tide go out.



And since I haven't mentioned him in a while, here's Sam bringing down an offering a few minutes ago.




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I love the dock picture.

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