One of a series of images using Blackpool North Pier England as the subject exploring light. Shot during late afternoon approx 1 hour before sunset.

Nikon D5000 Sigma 10-20mm @ 10mm. ISO 200 f11 1/160. 3 shot HDR (e/v +/-2) Tripod mounted, delayed shutter actuation on remote release.

HDR merge using Dynamic Photo Pro (first time using this rather than Photomatix) then further processing in Camera RAW and photoshop cs5.


blackpool north pier, pier, seaside, golden sand, golden hour, sun, sea, sand, structure, architecture, holiday

John enjoys capturing images mainly around his home in the North West of England with a leaning towards land and seascapes. John also enjoys using modern processing techniques designed to give images a more in-depth feel to them. John is happy to discuss individual customers image requests.

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  • JustOneClick
    JustOneClickover 2 years ago

    spot on

  • Thanks very much mate.

    – John Hare

  • trish725
    trish725over 2 years ago

  • Thank you very much Trish

    – John Hare

  • CeePhotoArt
    CeePhotoArtover 2 years ago

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  • Thank you very much Cee

    – John Hare

  • lorilee
    lorileeover 2 years ago

    A fabulous perspective!!

  • Thank you very much for the comment and favourite Lorilee, Just wanted something different and thought the pier had a good vanishing point.

    – John Hare

  • Judi Rustage
    Judi Rustageover 2 years ago

  • Thank you very much for featuring my work Judi.

    – John Hare

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