Currently unavailable for purchase
While sailing from Coffs Harbour in 2007 we watched this storm for an hour or more before it finally got us just outside Port Stephens. It was a real humdinger!
Canon PowerShot 720ISISO80, 1/60s, f/4 f=6mm
danger, port stephens, sailing, storm, yacht
wild would take balls to head into that wikuddd
Wow. See what you mean Matt.
We got it a couple of days later while crossing the English Channel. 6 gusting 7. Was a bit rough, and having to dodge all the commercial traffic also.
Matt, the clouds look so menacing, I like this better than the other one as I feel having the boat in the foreground give the picture scale and shows the enormity of the clouds and incoming storm, terrific capture…….Damien.
Thanks Damien, I know what you mean, I felt the same way but the other one has touched a nerve in so many more people, Maybe it’s because the other one is only depicting the enormity and awe of nature, nothing man made in it at all.
– Matt Penfold
wow – very dramatic pic. I really like the black sea and those incredible clouds whilst still having the feeling of being on the boat :-)
Thanks for the comments Barb, It was a pretty dramatic storm, not one to forget in a hurry :>)
just one word.. IMPRESSIVE!
Jeepers!Matt, Batten down the hatches, there be a big storm heading our way off the starboard bow :-)s&ra
It was pretty exciting Mel, Netty reckoned it was going to go past us but Netty was wrong…
quite a rough storm indeed,it reminds me when we were at sea,and our boat had faults,and the weather was rough,, got me back the feeling—Charma