Our last speaker of the year, if you had thought that taking seascapes was not
inspiring or you had not thought about this genre, then Alison definitely changed your
mind during the course of the evening.
Alison talked about her passion of photographing seascapes, what it was that
inspired her about seascapes, her love of waves, textures, light, the contrast
between all the elements within the scene before you. Alison shared her knowledge and skills on how to get the most out of a landscape or
Along with locations which included anywhere on the North East Coast, from
Northumberland down to East Yorkshire and more importantly where to get food and
drink, parking to be safe.
Some hints were:
Ideas of what to capture and what to see
Work on an outing tide which is safer
Composition changes all the time
Look around you and take in the different composition and how the waves are
Watch the Body of the waves each photograph is different
Black rocks – wet
How different the coast line is the within a short distance
Always look behind you.
Important to keep going back and to get to know your environment
A most enjoyable and thought-provoking evening.