This is one of the reasons I love 500px for inspiration. I'd have never found this location if I hadn't seen a photo here. Taken at sunset at Corona Del Mar in southern California. The sun didn't exactly cooperate to produce a colorful sunset but the tall rock in the background is naturally brighter than the rest around it and the dramatic clouds along with the rocks really drew me to this image. I used a 3-stop ND filter to slow the shutter enough to give the water that smooth silky feel.

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