Pre-dawn shot from the beach at Queenscliff looking toward The Rip.
The Black Lighthouse on top at Shortlands Bluff lights the entry to Port Phillip Bay through The Rip.
In the foreground is the Port Phillip Pilot Station and Jetty.

107 Views: 18 March 2013.

Olympus E-30, Zuiko 12-60mm SWD, 12mm, f/10, 25 sec., ISO 100


the rip, queenscliff, black lighthouse, pilot, jetty, port phillip bay, bass strait, shortlands bluff, long exposure

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  • John Schneider
    John Schneideralmost 2 years ago

    Nicely done, John!

  • Thanks John. Very much appreciated.

    – John Sharp

  • naturelover
    natureloveralmost 2 years ago

    Absolutley stunning John, great colours x

  • Hi Pauline. Thanks for the visit and kind words. It was pretty dark when I started, but the blues really showed through nicely.

    – John Sharp

  • Thomas Barker-Detwiler
    Thomas Barker-...over 1 year ago

  • Thanks Thomas. Much appreciated. Thanks for the Feature in Retired and Happy.

    – John Sharp

  • billfox256
    billfox256over 1 year ago

    This is a excellent capture!!!! Congratulations on being featured!!! Bill

  • Thanks for the visit and the congratulations. Taken on a calm clear morning before sunrise.

    – John Sharp

  • Yukondick
    Yukondickover 1 year ago

    Been there – but early in the day. Congratulaions

  • Thanks Yukondick. Taken in a quieter season with fewer people. Appreciate you comment and visit.

    – John Sharp

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