Big, ancient cities were built near water. They had to be, or die. I always go there, to the water. I find some peace, a moment away from the clatter and excitement. I can step outside the loop for a bit and re-emerge, ready to join in again.
A frothy abstract confection, based upon an photograph I took in Santa Cruz, CA. I created the lens blur in-camera... artified it further with photo tools in post-processing... this one's a little darker than it's counterpart "Tickled Pink".