I rolled my buddy Sharon out of bed at 5:00 am to get sunrise pics at Ocean City, New Jersey. It was a cloudy start, but when they began to clear it was beautiful.
Taken 5/21/11 – Ocean City, NJ, USA
Canon EOS 60D, Sigma 10-20 wide angle lens
F/22, ISO 125, ND filter with tripod
HDR/Tonemapping in Photomatix Pro
3 exposures: -1, 0, +1, painterly effect
Slight orton effect and tweaking in photoshop