Silence Before The Storm - Moods of A City # 28 - Sydney Australia by Philip Johnson
Clear

Silence Before The Storm - Moods of A City # 28 - Sydney Australia by 


BEST VIEWED LARGER

65 Favourites, 4522 Views

This shot was taken from Berrys Bay/ Balls Head Park on the north shore of Sydney taken on Wednesday 28th May 2008 around 5pm.

As you can see the clouds herald what is to come, the buildings are lit by pre storm light combined with the last rays of day light.

The storm that followed was quite severe with 868 recorded lightning strikes, just have to love the clouds and light.

Equipment used Nikon D300 and Nikon 18 – 200mm lens.

Philip Johnson is a Photographer located on the Northern Beaches of Sydney. Specialising in HDR photography his works have been shown in galleries,published in Tourism campaigns. His work will also be available as Jig Saws through Crown & Andrews Australia

Winner of the Art Unlimited Photography prize 2012

View Full Profile

Comments

  • Rossi
    Rossialmost 7 years ago

    WOW This is brilliant philip i really like the colours
    Well Done

  • Tom Gomez
    Tom Gomezalmost 7 years ago

    Fabulous, your Sydney views are always awsome …

  • was a bit worried that i might get hit by a lightning bolt , just think of what it would have done to my nikon !

    – Philip Johnson

  • thanks topm was keeping an eye out for lightning bolts at the time lol

    – Philip Johnson

  • joak
    joakalmost 7 years ago

    must agree with tom brilliant

  • RedHillDigital
    RedHillDigitalalmost 7 years ago

    Fabulous Philip, you’ve excelled yourself on this one!

  • redrosedigital
    redrosedigitalalmost 7 years ago

    Outstanding wide angle shot, Philip! The clouds and light are fabulous. I also really like the moored yachts in the foreground with the CBD in behind – recreation and work all in the one image.

  • Ellaine Walker
    Ellaine Walkeralmost 7 years ago

    gorgeous! All your pictures make me want to visit Sydney more.
    great job!

  • Optimalxpozure
    Optimalxpozurealmost 7 years ago

    Very Cool Philip!

  • tessabishop
    tessabishopalmost 7 years ago

    Breathtaking shot.

  • WhiteDove Studio kj gordon
    WhiteDove Stud...almost 7 years ago

    must be some magic in your camera __

  • Bob Fox
    Bob Foxalmost 7 years ago

    Loads of depth. Stunning. This isn’t HDR?

  • 3bracketed images , processed in photomatix. i tend to enhance rather than create aother shot

    – Philip Johnson

desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait
desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait

10%off for joining

the Redbubble mailing list

Receive exclusive deals and awesome artist news and content right to your inbox. Free for your convenience.