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Looe Island from Port Nadler

Looe Island from Port Nadler

Looking east from the beach at Port Nadler at low tide, with Looe Island on the horizon
13/02/2009
After the recent cold and snowy weather we had a promising, sunny start to the day on the 7th. Port Nadler is a bay about a mile west of Looe, accessible only by the coastal footpath or by boat.

In this shot I wanted a good line to carry the eye from the rocks out towards the island. The sea was almost flat calm but I wanted to liven up the foreground with the movement of the waves.

It took a little waiting for the right wave, and a few attempts to time the shot for the best effect I could manage.

Canon 5D, ND grad filter, ISO 50, 24 mm, 1/3 sec at f22