A late spring day of intermittent rain showers and sunny intervals culminated in this dramatic display of crepuscular rays over the North Wales coast at sunset.
Fortunately for me, my wife Liz and I had decided on a drive out to Rhyl for an evening walk along the promenade at Kinmel Bay, but when I saw what was going on in the western skies the walk just didn't happen.
Instead I set up my trusty Canon camera and tripod on the sea wall to shoot the few hundred still images needed to make this time lapse while Liz patiently sat knitting in the car.
By the time I'd finished the temperature had dropped significantly, so we never got our walk after all!
Filename - rhyl sunset timelapse 02
Camera - Canon EOS 6D
Lens - 24-105mm zoom @ 90mm
Exposure (start of sequence) - 1/1000 sec @ f4, ISO100
Exposure (end of sequence) - 1/250 sec @ f4, ISO100
Filters - 2 stop neutral density graduated filter used to darken the sky.
Shooting interval - 6 seconds
Location - Rhyl, North Wales
This clip - HD 720p, 30fps (5K, 4K, and HD formats also available)
Clip duration - 7 seconds
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