Articles Tagged 'Sunrise'

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 ]

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 ]

Sylvania Jetty Revisited

I decided to head out for a dawn shoot this morning after some scheduled overnight work. I took my gear with me to work last night on the off-chance that the sky would be interesting, but by the time I departed the office after 4am, I was tired, and despite some potentially interesting cloud, I [ read more ]

Mount Mee Re-Visited

In January of this year I started experimenting with HDR (high dynamic range) imaging, and had very pleasing results, to the point where I have since been shooting most of my images with a specific view to producing HDR composites. Post-processing is a constantly evolving process, whereby one learns new and in some cases better [ 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 ]