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Ireland, Dingle Panorama #5

Panoramic view over Brandon Bay, Dingle, County Kerry, Ireland

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The story behind this image

A week's stay in the west of Ireland found my wife Liz and I re-visiting some of our favourite places along the Wild Atlantic Way coastal drive.

Remembering holidays from years ago, we decided to spend a day exploring old haunts around the beautiful Dingle Peninsula in County Kerry.

With its high mountains and dramatic coastline, the Dingle Peninsula is a sensory treat under any conditions, and we were especially blessed with mixed weather, both sunshine and clouds in equal measure, which made for some great photographic opportunities.

Such as this panoramic view overlooking the magnificent Brandon Bay from Maharees Beach, with the Brandon mountasins on the far side of the bay looking very forbidding under threatening skies.

I was so awestruck with this view that I also shot a few hundred still images of the scene in order to make my Dingle Timelapse #10 video.

What an amazing place, and just how I remember it from years ago.

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Image data

Filename - ireland dingle panorama 05

Lens - 24-105mm zoom @ 32mm

Exposure - 1/50 sec @ f8, ISO100

Filters - 2 stop neutral density graduated filter used to reduce the brightness of the sky. Polarising filter used to reduce glare and enhance colours.

Location - Brandon Bay, Dingle Peninsula, County Kerry, Ireland

Image enhancements - Adobe Lightroom

Comments - Panoramic image made by stitching multiple exposures.