The sun glows intensely through the ocean air and clouds along the rugged Napali Coast of Kauai, Hawaii. I have a couple of these that are similar and I am not sure which I like more. I may post the other one later.

Photographing into the light like this is always tough to avoid sun flare. Most of my images from this scene have flare spots yet I pulled out all the stops to try and get a few without to blend together for a single keeper.

Tech specs: Two images blended in PS. Mainly one was used to blend out sun flare. Really minimal processing on this image. The only other layer was to enhance the warm glow.

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