Articles Tagged 'Narrabeen'

Time for a Sea Change?

It is no secret to those who know me well, in a photographic sense, that my motivation for photography in general, and seascapes in particular, has been distinctly lacking for the past year or so. Additionally, time has been lacking for a few years, and my ability to get out regularly for a shoot, even [ read more ]

Same Subject... Different Conditions

As a landscape/seascape photographer, sometimes one returns to a previously photographed location in order to shoot the same subject again under the 'right' conditions (or different conditions). And sometimes it happens unintentionally. Here is an image of a large rock I photographed at Narrabeen a fortnight ago under a magical dawn sky: As a point [ read more ]

Blazing Torrent

As I mentioned in my previous update, the dawn/sunrise on Easter Saturday was stunning. So far I have processed 13 images I would consider 'keepers' (ie, of a sufficiently high standard that I would publish them).  For a fussy shooter as indeed I am, that is an extraordinarily high number of images for a single [ read more ]

Magical Morning at Narrabeen

This morning I headed out for a dawn shoot at Narrabeen with some seascaping buddies. After checking SkippySky during the week, and again last night, it looked promising. As we made our way to the rock shelf in the darkness, I could see an intense red glow near the horizon.  My experience tells me that [ read more ]

Post-Processing Tutorial: "The Narrabeen Gorge"

In July I headed to Narrabeen for a Sunday dawn shoot. Narrabeen and nearby Turimetta is a location I have photographed a few times before, but on this day the sky was moody. One of my stand-out captures of the morning is The Narrabeen Gorge.  Here it is: On this particular morning the conditions were [ read more ]

The Narrabeen Gorge

Not far from Narrabeen tidal pool is a gorge into which the ocean plunges its contents, producing big splashes and water cascades. On Sunday morning I was fortunate enough to capture this scene in all it glory, under a moody, yet colourful sky. I wanted dark, moody drama with a churning ocean and water cascading [ read more ]