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FEATURED in Country Victoria 17-11-2012

Camera: Canon EOS 400D, Lens: @ 17mm, ISO: 100, Aperture: f10: Shutter: 1/200

I came across these amazing cloud formations over the Torquay Surf Beach, looking towards Rocky Point, which is in Victoria, Australia. Torquay faces Bass Strait, 21 km. south of Geelong and is the gateway to the Great Ocean Road. The town once had 145 bathing boxes on the main beach. In 1946 the Torquay Surf Life Saving Club was formed, opening their current clubrooms in 1971 after the previous one burnt down. Today it is the oldest and largest club in Victoria.

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rocky point, torquay surf beach, torquay, great ocean road, victoria, landscapes, sky, beach, christine smith photography

Photography been a longtime hobby that has now become an obsessive passion. I am fairly eclectic in my choice of subjects, and try to see beauty in most things. Thank you for dropping by my site and I welcome any feedback and tips.

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Comments

  • fazza
    fazzaalmost 2 years ago

    great photo christine,love those clouds,i was down that way saturday,got a few goodies in,cheers

  • Thanks so much Fazza for both your comment and the fave. It is a great spot, isn’t it?

    – Christine Smith

  • Hans Kawitzki
    Hans Kawitzkialmost 2 years ago

    Nice seascape and beautiful cloud formation

  • Thank you very much Hans.

    – Christine Smith

  • Phil Thomson IPA
    Phil Thomson IPAalmost 2 years ago

    Superb composition and wonderful lines & textures in those clouds, Christine !!!

  • Thank you very much Phil for your lovely comment.

    – Christine Smith

  • Tom Gomez
    Tom Gomezalmost 2 years ago

    Great view Christine …

  • Thanks so much Tom for both your comment and the fave.

    – Christine Smith

  • Adri  Padmos
    Adri Padmosalmost 2 years ago

    Great capture with a lovely sky, Christine..!

  • Thank you very much Adri.

    – Christine Smith

  • dgscotland
    dgscotlandalmost 2 years ago

    Love the sky/rock combo here.

    Clicking the banner takes you to the group….please enjoy it.

  • Thank you Derek.

    – Christine Smith

  • Kasia-D
    Kasia-Dalmost 2 years ago

    Wow, amazing clouds and wonderful contrasts between the blues of the skiy and sea with those of the warm coloured rocks.

  • Thank you so much for your lovely comment and fave Kasia.

    – Christine Smith

  • photosecosse /barbara jones
    photosecosse /...almost 2 years ago

    STUNNING sky, what a lovely scene !

  • Glad you like it Barbara. Thank you very much.

    – Christine Smith

  • RGHunt
    RGHuntalmost 2 years ago

    BEAUTIFUL

  • Thank you so much.

    – Christine Smith

  • Paul Richards
    Paul Richardsalmost 2 years ago

    Beautiful. I love the sky

  • Thank you for your kind words and the fave Paul.

    – Christine Smith

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