Posts Tagged ‘ocean’

The Pull of the Ocean | Shell Beach | California

The Pull of the Ocean | Shell Beach | California

Its been a few months since my visit to Shell Beach but I vividly recall the feel of the water as it rushed around my feet, burying them in the coarse sand. It was a beautiful day on the central coast: warm sun, cool breeze, and not a cloud in the sky. For most photographers…

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The Dizzying Descent | Shell Beach, CA

The Dizzying Descent | Shell Beach, CA

On a recent visit to the Central Coast of California my mom and I made a point of taking several morning walks on the beach. One morning, in Shell Beach, we climbed down this steep staircase. It is well-built and sturdy, but the descent was definitely steep. Once at the bottom, we walked carefully out…

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All that remains | Stairway to Nowhere | Pismo Beach, CA

Important Update: The offer in this post has expired, but you can use the coupon code “angandrieux” to get 10% off all Macphun Software including  Aurora HDR anytime! The Stairway to Nowhere Remember that stunning spiral stairway to nowhere I photographed in Pismo Beach? This is all that remains… Pretty sad, right? I’m so glad I…

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My Top 10 Photographs of 2015

2015 was a crazy year. I did a lot. I went through a lot…and I think it shows in my eclectic collection of personal favorites for the year. Enjoy my top 10 photographs of 2015!                  

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Beautiful Cambria Beach | CA

Long exposure waves over rocks and beach | Cambria, CA

Oh how I love the central coast of California! These long exposures were captured on a perfect day a couple of weeks ago in Cambria, CA. Processing was done in Lightroom and On1 Photo 10. Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links which means that I may receive a commission if you click on one of…

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Starting December Off Right | Pismo Beach, CA

Pan & Blur Waves | Pismo Beach, CA

This morning I found some motivation, and took it for a walk in Pismo Beach. It was crispy cold, low tide, and oh so lovely! I made a few panning motion blurs of the waves (Aperture Priority, f/22 and pan) I watched the BIG waves crash on the beach… This last photo was processed with…

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Ocean Beach Pier | San Diego, CA

Ocean Beach Pier | San Diego, CA | Processed with Topaz Adjust

A break in the Storm I captured this photograph back in January, just after a storm – one of my favorite times to get out and shoot. I did a lot of work on this one in post to bring out the colors and details. Below is the original with just a few minor tweaks in Lightroom.…

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La Jolla Seascapes

La Jolla Seascape

One of my favorite places to get away for an evening with my camera is the coastline of La Jolla. Each visit I capture something different. The sky changes, the patterns in the sand, the tide…always something interesting to focus on! I spent Sunday evening dodging the incoming tide and crawling over the rocks. Here…

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