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Driving back to our holiday cottage after a day my wife Liz and I spent exploring the dramatic Atlantic coastline of the Hartland peninsula in North Devon I just had to pull over into a farm gate to photograph this beautiful sunset.
Ordinarily I wouldn't have bothered to get my camera unpacked for a sunset against a flat horizon, but the presence of two large wind turbines in a field next to the road provided that extra 'oomph' to the scene that changed my mind.
So much so that I also filmed a few seconds of video of the rotating wind turbines silhouetted against the glowing sky.
Filename - devon windfarm 01
Lens - 24-105mm zoom @ 28mm
Exposure - 1/50 sec @ f8, ISO100
Filters - 2/3 stop neutral density reverse graduated filter used to darken the sky along the horizon.
Location - Hartland Peninsula, Devon, England
Image enhancements - Adobe Lightroom
Comments - Image underexposed slightly to preserved highlights.
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