Christmas Lights at St. Albans Road in San Marino

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Spectacular Christmas Lights at St. Albans Road in San Marino

Earlier today as I drove home from a long day at work, a quick detour took me to a very popular street during the Christmas season, St. Albans Rd in San Marino. Each year the trees are all decorated with Christmas lights making it a perfect place to drive or walk at night. It looked so cool that I had to stop and capture a few photos.

On a side note, a several weeks ago I upgraded my camera from a regular point and shoot to a full size DSLR, I’m now sporting a cool Nikon D5100! It’s a big jump from what I had before, but I’m loving all the new features.

Plus, it’s great in low light. Can you believe I shot the photo above at 1000 ISO? There’s hardly any noise/grain whatsoever. I couldn’t do that with my small compact camera. So expect to see many more images from me!


Nacho is a car nut, constant traveler and photo contributor. Currently using a Nikon D5100 DSLR. "I'm not a pro, I just take pictures like one!"

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  • Virginia

    Beautiful image. Congrats on that new camera. V

  • Madelyn Bloom

    Gorgeous, love the traffic light streaks…

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