A week's holiday 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.
One area we were determined to re-aquaint ourselves with was the wonderful Dingle Peninsula in County Kerry, as we we'd holidayed there several years ago and had some very fond memories of this remarkable stretch of coast.
So we set of early from our base in County Clare and spent a whole day driving and photogaphing around Dingle.
We had typical Irish west coast 'interesting' weather, with sun, rain, clouds and wind all occuring at half hour intervals. (At least it didn't snow!)
So although our opportunites for hiking were somewhat curtailed I was in my photographic element with all that weather going on, combined with beautiful and dramatic scenery.
This time lapse video shows what I'm talking about, with serious clouds blowing over the vast empty beach and mountains at Stradbally Strand at low tide.
Filename - dingle timelapse 07
Camera - Canon EOS 6D
Lens - 24-105mm zoom @ 24mm
Exposure (start of sequence) - 1/200 sec @ f4, ISO100
Exposure (end of sequence) - 1/200 sec @ f4, ISO100
Filters - 2 stop neutral density graduated filter used to darken the sky. Polarising filter used to reduce glare and enhance colours.
Shooting interval - 2 seconds
Location - Stadbally Strand, County Kerry, Ireland
This clip - HD 720p, 30fps (5k, 4k and HD 1080p versions also available)
Clip duration - 15 seconds
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