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Portland Bill Lighthouse



Long exposure shot processed in Lightroom and Photoshop of Portland Bill Lighthouse Dorset UK. Taken on an arranged Photowalk Oct 2013...
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Long exposure shot processed in Lightroom and Photoshop of Portland Bill Lighthouse Dorset UK. Taken on an arranged Photowalk Oct 2013
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4 Comments | Report
FrankEmil PRO+
 
FrankEmil April 26, 2015
awsome
TimmBurgess
TimmBurgess April 26, 2015
Thank you
lauraprieto
 
lauraprieto May 30, 2015
Amazing image. Love the compositions, the tones, the light, the point of view. Wonderful shot all round!
jggraham
 
jggraham August 24, 2016
Wonderful shot. Very Impressive. Love the contrast of the textures and colors.
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randyblack January 24, 2019
Amazing capture! Outstanding lighting and composition!

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Behind The Lens

Location
Portland Bill Lighthouse, Dorset,UK.
Time
Taken on Oct 6th just as the sun set around 6:30pm
Lighting
Good clear and sunny day with cloud cover moving in, waited so i could get a longish exposure with lust a hint of light catching the foreground
Equipment
Canon EOS 500D, EF-S18-55mm lens at focal length of 18mm, Manfrotto tripod and head
Inspiration
Liked the textures of the rocks and the dominance of the Lighthouse
Editing
First processed in Lightroom to correct lens distortion and colour balance, pull out detail in the dark areas, create a 32bit HDR from 3 shots and reprocess in light room ,HDR image and 30sec shot taken into photoshop to blend together then doge and burn areas of the rocks remove any noise and sharpen parts of the image
In my camera bag
Small bag Just 2 lenses EF-S18-55, EF70-200L ,remote trigger , cleaning equipment, Polarising filter, and ND filter.
Feedback
Get there with plenty of time to walk around and choose your spot, tend todo some banker shots and then wait for the light. And good shoes for clambering about on rough and slippery rocks

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