Tenzo had this image in mind for months before he captured it. “I had never seen Downtown photographed with low fog in the morning,” he says. “I kept track of the weather for months and asked meteorologists questions. Then I simply waited. One morning I could see fog out of my window. I jumped out of bed and knew this was going to be my chance. It came out exactly as I imagined it.”
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