Waves Crashing

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    It's very difficult to stop waves. You'll need a fast shutter speed. If you don't have a fast lens then stopping down a notch or third, or increasing the ISO will help too.
    This image was originally quite bland with washed out waves and dark rocks but a little dodging and burning with a soft layer worked wonders!

    This was taken in Dunworley, Co. Cork yesterday.
    [Waves Crashing]

    1. AyHtNiC bAtHoRy = ) 115 months ago | reply

      bonita fotooooooooooooo!!! ;)

    2. Paddy Wack 115 months ago | reply

      I dont know about fast shutter speed, but you sure as hell would need fast legs to get you Ass out of the way

    3. Donncha Ó Caoimh 115 months ago | reply

      That's true. There's a slipway further down the beach and I was about 10 metres up the slope when I saw a huge surge of water.
      I had to run to avoid it! It scared me and reminded me to be a little more careful!

    4. Éole 115 months ago | reply

      Hey lad, a long exposition could be nice too ;-)

    5. Donncha Ó Caoimh 115 months ago | reply

      That's a really great photo of waves crashing! Try running it through auto-levels, and process it a little to bring out the detail. You'll be surprised at how it gets even better!

    6. Éole 115 months ago | reply

      Thanks, I try this. If it's working properly, I'll upload it next month when I'll got some quota.

    7. Moya T 114 months ago | reply

      I'm interested to read how you capture your pictures. I'm very much a novice and have a lot to learn! Thanks for the tips.

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