With a forecast of mixed, but predominantly sunny weather, my wife Liz and I decided on a day out in and around Fairbourne and the Mawddach Estuary in Snowdonia on the welsh coast.
The first part of our day trip was spent high in the mountains at Cregennan Lakes at the foot of Cader Idris, and after a lovely few hours up there we dropped back down to Fairbourne to catch the views up the Mawddach Estuary.
The early evening conditions were just lovely, with a light breeze blowing fluffy cumulus clouds across the estuary and mountains while small yachts bobbed at their moorings as the tide slowly receded.
So we ended up staying in Fairbourne till late, just enjoying strolling along the shoreline, drinking coffee and, of course, taking photos and time lapse sequences to enjoy again and again.
Filename - fairbourne timelapse 02.mp4
Camera - Canon 6D
Lens (1st sequence) - 17-40mm zoom @ 35mm
Lens (2nd sequence) - 24-105mm zoom @ 47mm
Exposure (1st sequence) - 1/250 sec @ f4, ISO100
Exposure (2nd sequence) - 1/320 sec @ f4, ISO100
Filters - Polarising filter used to enhance colours and reduce glare. 2 stop neutral density graduated filter used to balance the exposure between sky and land
Shooting interval - 3 seconds
Location - Fairbourne, Snowdonia, Wales
This clip - HD 720p 30fps
Clip duration - 29 secs
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