Articles Tagged 'Seascapes'

Time Changes Perspective

Often when reviewing images upon my return from a photography session, I have a clear idea of which images are the winners that will be processed and published, and which will be skipped. However, I have found - especially after one recent photoshoot - that some time away from one's images can change one's perspective [ read more ]

A Sign of Things to Come

This morning we headed to Cronulla for a dawn shoot and breakfast I had organised, with 20+ other seascape photographers. Today's dawn was moody, a tad chilly, and largely devoid of colour. The conditions turned out to be a sign of things to come, as this afternoon there was a massive thunderstorm over our place, and [ read more ]

Gold in the Doldrums

This morning Xenedette and I headed to Long Reef on Sydney's northern beaches, where we were to meet up with over 30 (yes, thirty) other photographers for a dawn seascape shoot followed by breakfast. The morning looked to be promising, and Long Reef has traditionally been a location where I have achieved very pleasing images; but [ read more ]

Whale of a Cascade

This morning I met up with around 15-20 other seascape photographers for a dawn shoot at Whale Beach and breakfast at Newport afterwards. It was an epic seascape shoot, with people everywhere.  We managed not to get in each other's way, which is quite something, given the number of shutterbugs.  Fortunately, there is plenty of [ read more ]

Do Not Put Your Life on the Line

With my recent re-ignition of my passion for seascape photography, it is a good time to remind people of the dangers of seascape photography. Back in 2010, I published an article on Tips for Safe Seascape Photography. Earlier tonight, I encountered the following Australian-produced video segment, hosted by Andrew Ettingshausen, about rock fishing safety. While the [ read more ]

Mona Vale Pool Revisited

Before dawn this morning, I met up with Brent for a seascape shoot at Mona Vale pool. It has been quite a while since I photographed one of Sydney's ocean pools.  A few years ago I was working on a project to photograph all of Sydney's ocean pools.  I shot 23 of the 30 ocean [ read more ]