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Transamerica Sundial

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The pyramid casts one big shadow...

Financial District from Fisherman's Wharf

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In the late afternoon, the Transamerica building casts a shadow across its neighboring buildings, like a sundial. If you lived in the city, you could learn to tell time from it. This picture was taken from a rooftop just above Fisherman's Wharf. The church with the beautiful towers is Sts. Peter and Paul, one of North Beach's icons.

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