Kai Hornung's picture

drama sea

It was definitely one of the best moments of my trip to the Faroe Island when I had a chance to take a scouted hike out to the cliffs of Drangarnir.

The place made my jaw drop. After arriving at that location I had to put all my gear down and just stand there for a couple of minutes to let the moment and this massive vista soak in.

I took many images that afternoon from multiple angles. When the sun made a brief visit in my frame I made sure to capture the sunstar, too.

The typical Faroe weather of course kept me busy wiping the glass of my ND-Filter. I think 2-3 rain showers came down while I was at that very spot alone. But as it always is: that kind of weather often brings the best light.

I knew right away that this image would be one I would like a lot. As it often is; these kind of personal favorites sit on my hard drive even longer than other images. It takes me a while to finally pick images like that up and put myself to the task to not screw up the edit.

All in all this image combines 6 exposures from this session to include the sunstar (with f20 and ISO 100), the best moments of wave movement, the sky and haze in the distant rocks.

Log in or register to post comments

Excellent work, love the light and dynamic waves! Superb!

Beautiful! We can feel the dynamic and ambience there..

Stunning !!!!😁