Articles Tagged 'Sunrise'

Bombo Tower

This morning I headed out for my first dawn seascape in months, with my photography mates Danielle and Peter. We headed to the old Bombo quarry, which is a stunning location; but the sky was atrocious, so I figured a silhouette of the towering rock formations would make for about the only decent image I [ read more ]

Africa: Day 4 - The Big Five in One Drive

By day four of our time in Africa, and day three of our safari in the Motswari Private Game Reserve in greater Kruger Park, the motions of waking before 5am, driving in the bushveld for three hours, coming back for breakfast, a rest, lunch and then going out for another game drive from 3:30pm until [ read more ]

Look at Mee Rainbow

I was trawling through the archives, and dug out this rainbow I captured at Mount Mee during a Brisbane Meetup shoot in the autumn of 2010. Incidentally, that shoot was the first and only time I had captured a rainbow, and at the time I did not see the potential in the image. I felt [ 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 ]