Tillamook Rock Lighthouse.



Photographer:John Cwiklinski
Title:Tillamook Rock Lighthouse.

Summary: In the Pacific Ocean, 12 miles off the coast of Cannon Beach, Oregon USA.
Built in the 1800's and took 2 years to construct. Also served as a jail at turn of century
and was known as Oregon's Alcatraz (State of Oregon does everything it can to down play this).
No longer open to the public. Requires the photographer to hike 1.5 to the ideal viewing location
with a elevation change of about +900 feet.
Additionally, the hiker walks past the ruins of a WW II radar station (pretty cool in itself).

Camera: OM-4Ti (black)
Lens: Tamron SP 500mm f8 manual focus w/ tripod mount
Film: Kodak Portra 160 NC!
Used Manfrotto monopod; Weather: Partly cloudy, dry, 60 degrees F; Seas: Calm, low tide with 10 foot swells.
Used Adobe Photoshop CS2 to brighten the contrast.

John Cwiklinski, all rights reserved. Contact the photographer and obtain permission first
before using this image for any purpose.