One of my earlier shots, this one isn’t the most expertly-composed, but the feeling I got after opening it up in Photoshop and physically feeling the warmth that they image conveyed, it quickly became one of my favorites.
Thousands of stars reveal themselves as night falls over Turtle Beach.
Even the full moon’s light can’t completely shroud the stars glowing over Siesta Key.
Downtown Sarasota’s lights illuminate the sky as seen from Turtle Beach on Siesta Key.
A long exposure shot I did while waiting to work on some night sky/star shots at Turtle Beach here in Sarasota. Wonderful evening, very quiet, and mostly empty. I’d replicate this experience every single night if I could.
After taking my new 24mm pancake lens out last night to the south end of Siesta Beach, I walked away without much to write home about; there wasn’t a ton of proper subjects at that section, and we had a completely cloudless sky.
As we walked behind a section of sea grasses on our way back to the parking lot, I turned towards the water and found this wonderfully colored and contrasted scene. It always seems that when you think there’s nothing worth shooting, a situation like this presents itself.
Beach grasses highlighted against a setting sun on Siesta Key beach.
A group of seagulls wander Siesta Key beach in Sarasota.
Footprints embedded in the sand, captured next to a bit of sea vegetation recently washed ashore on Siesta Beach.
The colorful beach rentals on Siesta Key in Sarasota. I thought the contrast against the sky was too impressive to pass up.