The back story of the blue hour in Friendship.
Good morning sun shine, the day started at 4:00 am to get from my house to Friendship New Jersey. It took a good 45 minute run to get to the finally location which was my second choice. I had Shane’s Branch on my mine, but hiking through water in the dark did not appeal to me.
I arrived at ruins of the abandoned town of Friendship which has a big open vista which a great location to capture a sunrise. The air was clean and free from bugs which can be a distraction. The blue hour was right on time as you can see in my blue hour photograph. I really felt connected to the place and proud of self as I had not got up so early in resent times.
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