Stiffkey Saltmarshes August 26th, 2019 Enjoyed this post? Why not sign up to receive Status-Q in your inbox? No related posts.
Very nice one, Q! I’m guessing a Polaroid filter was helpful? Must visit those marshes, with my wellies and the dog. Mike
Yes, it’s a great place, especially – at the moment – if you like samphire: it’s growing everywhere!
I didn’t actually use a polariser on this one, though it does look like it. The sky was intensely blue, and the contrasting colour of the sand meant that just selecting the colour filter when converting to black and white was enough for a dramatic effect.
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