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Deganwy Sunset Timelapse #9

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The story behind this video

The combination of landscape, sea and skies along the North Wales coast is just a sensory wonderland, especially at either end of the day when, weather permitting, the sunrise and sunset provides a spectacular show of light and colour in the heavens above.

Deganwy is a great spot to catch one of those sunsets from, and on a calm evening with the waters of the Conwy estuary glowing in the light it's one of my wife Liz's and my favourite places for a shoreline walk and to watch the sunset.

This particular evening there was a dead calm, allowing an almost perfect reflection of twilight tinged clouds in the estuary as day faded slowly to night.

What a lovely way to spend an hour, and all within a forty five minute drive of our home.

Video data

Filename - deganwy sunset timelapse 09.mp4

Camera - Canon EOS 6D

Lens (1st sequence) - 17-40mm zoom @ 17mm
Lens (2nd sequence) - 24-105mm zoom @ 82mm

Exposure (start of shoot) - 1/400 sec @ f4, ISO100
Exposure (end of shoot) - 1/15 sec @ f4, ISO100

Filters - 2 stop neutral density filter used to reduce the brightness of the sky.

Shooting interval - 6 seconds

Location - Deganwy, North Wales coast

This clip - HD 720p, 30fps

Clip duration - 19 seconds