Dawn over the Irish Sea taken from the County Down coast, Northern Ireland.
Canon 5D mkII 17-40 f4L. 3 stop ND grad, some HDR tone mapping and Photoshop.


Winner of Straight Horizon Challenge – Beach, River and Lake Treasures Group.


coast, dawn, ireland, morning, northern, rocks, rocky, sea, sunrise, tide, seascape, irish, water

Just a hobby photographer who likes early morning light (and autumn leaves)

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  • Kymie
    Kymieabout 4 years ago

    That is just amazing, beautiful colouring and light :-)

  • Hi Kymie, thanks for the fav too :o)

    – James Coard

  • David  Hibberd
    David Hibberdabout 4 years ago

    Top shot James.

  • Appreciate the fav too Davo – thanks mate :o)

    – James Coard

  • Manon Boily
    Manon Boilyabout 4 years ago

    wow! amazing view! colors and light are just fantastic. lucky you!

  • Hi there, thanks for faving this too :o)

    – James Coard

  • Rosej
    Rosejabout 4 years ago

    omg – stunning

  • Thank you Rose :o)

    – James Coard

  • SteffiCraig
    SteffiCraigabout 4 years ago

    WOW! Sensational!

  • Hi Steffi, thanks for the favs too :o)

    – James Coard

  • RedEyes
    RedEyesabout 4 years ago

    agree with Steffi, outstanding

  • Hi Dave, really appreciate the fav mate – thank you :o)

    – James Coard

  • Jim Worrall
    Jim Worrallabout 4 years ago

    Great work James.

  • Hi Jim, thanks for faving this :o)

    – James Coard

  • Morpho  Pyrrou
    Morpho Pyrrouabout 4 years ago



  • Thank you Morpho :o)

    – James Coard

  • Bellavista2
    Bellavista2about 4 years ago

    ’Congratulations James!" Your stunning image has been Featured in the ’Beach,River and Lake Treasures Group"


  • Brilliant- thanks so much Ann-Maree :o)

    – James Coard

  • Cheryl  Lunde
    Cheryl Lundeabout 4 years ago

    Breathtaking! Instant fave :)

  • Hi Cheryl, thank you for the fav too :o)

    – James Coard

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