Last year, after one of the rare but impactful Southern California storms, Alejandro Rubalcaba was looking up through the sunroof of his car, which had sat outside the previous night near an aqueduct on Balboa Boulevard. As the reflections and lighting caught his eye, he captured this image on his iPhone 5.
Though no filters were used, Rubalcaba said he boosted the contrast "to make the blacks a little more solid."
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