Limited time only: Get pro member benefits for less than $5/month. Access Classes, Stats, Priority Directory listing and more!Upgrade now
David Hera

David Hera



Hi, I'm David and I'm an EOSthusiast! Hobby photographer from Germany who is interested in all kinds of photography - lately my focus has been on landscapes, but I enjoy doing portraits or sport photography just as much. Check out my site on Facebook: David Hera Photography (dHP)
  • Canon EOS 6D
  • Minolta Hi-Matic 7sII
  • Canon EF 16-35mm 2.8L II
  • Canon EF 70-200mm 4L
  • Canon EF 50mm 1.4
  • Cosina/Voigtländer 100mm 3.5 Macro
  • Zeiss Biotar 58/2
  • Speedlite 430 EX II

4 Days by the Baltic Sea

Published September 17th, 2012

Three weeks ago, I went to the far north of Germany, doing a short vacation job in Wieck, a village near the Baltic Sea. After work, I tried to make the most of the evenings and went on a sunset-shooting-spree. On the final day, Sunday, I got up real early at 5 AM and took a sunrise photo, after scouting the location the evening before.

Looking back, there's a couple of things that intrigue me now. One is the picture with the moon. I wasn't aware this was a blue moon at all. It was a really spontaneous shot, actually, as I returned to the seabridge in Prerow that evening, to get a chance to photograph the circus elephant that went swimming there two days before (while I was taking the pic "Sundown"). Alas, the elephant didn't return, so I left the beach after sunset, when I saw that orange moon rising. I should've looked for the moonrise in the first place, I bet it looked even more breathtaking coming out of the sea...

The second day I came upon a couple of red deer by the sea, an o ...

Read More →