Murlough beach in Northern Ireland at dawn. First shoot in ages for me, getting a bit rusty :)
Canon 5D mkII 24-105 f4L. 3 stop ND and 3 stop ND grad.

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newcastle, murlough, beach, sunrise, sea, coast, ireland, northern, down, county, dawn, morning, sky, tide, seaside, water

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

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  • Jenny Dean
    Jenny Deanover 2 years ago

    about time you took some pic’s James, this is lovely, keep them coming!

  • Hi Jenny – good to get snapping again :)

    – James Coard

  • yolanda
    yolandaover 2 years ago

    Beauiful image . . great textures and colours :-)

  • Thank you :)

    – James Coard

  • RVogler
    RVoglerover 2 years ago

    Beautiful color and mood – love the foreground texture and detail!

  • Thank you :)

    – James Coard

  • bevanimage
    bevanimageover 2 years ago

    So serene and beautiful, James. Lovely pastels in sky and reflections. Great to see your work again! Cheers, Bev.

  • Thanks Bev, I’ve been missing the early mornings at the coast :)

    – James Coard

  • Kasia Nowak
    Kasia Nowakover 2 years ago

    Beautiful light and colours. I really like those sand ripples in the foreground!

  • Hi Kasia, thank you :)

    – James Coard

  • LisaBeth
    LisaBethover 2 years ago

    wonderful light!!!! beautifully captured! james.

  • Thanks LisaBeth :)

    – James Coard

  • Tula Top
    Tula Topover 2 years ago

    Excellent, James…love the water’s sheen and the textured foreground.

  • Thanks Tula :)

    – James Coard

  • Leon Heyns
    Leon Heynsover 2 years ago


  • Thank you :)

    – James Coard

  • Randy Richards
    Randy Richardsover 2 years ago

    James, another excellent image. Peaceful, calm and serene.

  • Thanks Randy :)

    – James Coard

  • Fran53
    Fran53over 2 years ago

    Wow – this is lovely James. Great photo.

  • Thanks Fran :)

    – James Coard

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