More Sun From From Sandsend

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Another early morning panoramic from the beach at Sandsend..It is one of my favourite locations..The golden sands of this gorgeous beach stretch for several kilometres and is swept clean by the tides twice per day.

Surfers, fishermen, kite-surfers and swimmers can be seen along here all year round. On sunny days, the beach is a popular venue for locals and tourists alike!

Sea-bathing can only be described as "exhilerating" since the temperature of the North sea rarely exceeds 15C, even in the height of summer!

The groynes are in a poor state of repair and do little to discourage the huge shift in the deposition of sand..If the loss of sand from the beach continues at its present rate, then the village will surely live up to its name!

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Comments (188)

Francisco Jose Rios on December 11, 2013

Beautiful place and composition.Impressive harmony in your framing and realism.Spectacular lighting,colors,perspective and clearness.Wonderful Gallery of Photos.Friendly greetings from Spain Fran...Favorite and like.

semipermanent on December 11, 2013

Spectacular work, like!
Best regards

Jim Evans (AXOTA) on December 12, 2013

*C. Johnston *~~~Thanks for your lovely compliment Cathy ;)

Raul.SG~~~Special thanks for the Y* Raul ;)

Manol Manoman~~~~Your'e most welcome, thank you!

Mário Eloi Castro~~~~I'm most grateful for your Y*, thank you!

guizel~~~Your'e too kind, the Y* means a great deal, thanks _J.c :)

Francisco Jose Rios~~~~Your generous praise is very much appreciated Fran, I'm flattered!

semipermanent~~~~Many thanks for your appreciation ;)

To you all, I express my sincere gratitude for your visits, precious comments, your endorsements, likes, especially the Y*'s and for taking the time to look!

Kind regards :)


brian01 on February 8, 2014

Love this one too! Sumptuous blues, beautiful light! L&F.

Best wishes, Brian.

psonja on February 11, 2014

absolutely beautiful L

regards from sonja

Helmut Jakob on April 2

Hervorragende Komposition

Viele Grüße, Helmut

蒂芙尼.林 on April 17

hello. Jim Evans (AXOTA)

splendid photograph

YS:59 + LIKE:160

congratulation and have a nice day for you

Thank's so much for your visit to my gallery and your nice comment

best regards from Tiffany Liem

mescat on June 27

Nice photo!


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Photo details

  • Uploaded on April 7, 2012
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Jim Evans (AXOTA)
    • Camera: PENTAX PENTAX K-7
    • Taken on 2011/04/17 07:04:03
    • Exposure: 0.008s (1/125)
    • Focal Length: 20.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/9.500
    • ISO Speed: ISO140
    • Exposure Bias: -0.50 EV
    • No flash