Rising from the mist by Blackgull

Not the dawn I was expecting but eventually up she came through a low mist. This was taken from the East beach in Lossiemouth, Moray Scotland.

Nikon D80
Aperture Priority
1/8s at f16.0
ISO 100
18.0-70.0mm f/3.5-4.5 at 18mm
0.9 ND soft Grad.
Exposure compensation -1 stop
Hand release

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Inspired by the unique beauty of the coastal fringes of Moray Jim Robertson is a self taught amateur photographer living in Lossiemouth. He was presented in 2003 with the James Payton Memorial Medal by the Royal Meteorological Society (Scottish Centre) for what was judged to be the outstanding weather photograph of the year.

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  • Erika .
    Erika .about 6 years ago

    This is another world, Blackgull. You have captured something so beautiful.

  • Many thanks Erika.

    – Blackgull

  • georgeisme
    georgeismeabout 6 years ago

    beautiful! it looks like something out of this world! i love the colour! well done!

  • Thank you George.

    – Blackgull

  • dinghysailor1
    dinghysailor1about 6 years ago

    the misty ones are absolutely the best!! (but then i would say that….lol ) brilliantly captured
    and love the colours and reflection

  • Play misty for me :)

    – Blackgull

  • jchanders
    jchandersabout 6 years ago

    Wow! What a wonderful scene and shot! Immediate fave.
    And many thanks for the watch!

  • Thank YOU.

    – Blackgull

  • Sensiworld
    Sensiworldabout 6 years ago

    Beautiful !

  • Many thanks Sylvia

    – Blackgull

  • Jenny Dean
    Jenny Deanabout 6 years ago

    fantastic, worth getting up early for this shot!!!

  • Thank you Jenny :)

    – Blackgull

  • salsbells69
    salsbells69about 6 years ago

    OoO…how lovely. I looooove that purple mood. Wonderful work!

  • Thank you for your lovely comment. :)

    – Blackgull

  • jdmphotography
    jdmphotographyabout 6 years ago

    Such beautiful reflections and sweet tones by a very talented guy so well done my friend !

  • What can I say? Thank you so much.

    – Blackgull

  • bluefinart
    bluefinartabout 6 years ago

    Much better than a classic sunrise.

    Love the blue hues.

    Good to see all the exif data. I need to look at ND soft grads….

  • Thank you. ND’s are well worth having.

    – Blackgull

  • SmoothEyes
    SmoothEyesabout 6 years ago

    great picture !!!

  • Thank you very much.

    – Blackgull

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