Black and White 2016 — photo 49 of 129: From the grounds of Pittock Mansion in Forest Park, in the Tualatin Mountains, an awesome early-morning view of Portland, Oregon, and points further southeast. Summer solstice 2016.
Dominating this view is the 43-floor, 536-foot U.S. Bancorp Tower, the second-tallest building in the city. To identify some of the other buildings, consult my Google Earth file which you can download here. Hint: be sure to enable the 3D Buildings option. For more details about this Google Earth file, see my article A Portland Google Earth Companion.
Camera used: Olympus OM-D E-M5 with Panasonic Lumix 35-100mm f/2.8 zoom lens.
For further details about the story behind this photo, see the related article Portland Washington/Forest Parks Summer Solstice.