Seascape photography is an important part of landscape imagery that can be done anytime of the year. If you are struggling with taking good seascape images, you should have a look at this video.
Taking good images may require good gear, but that’s not always the case. Rather than relying on high-quality gear, using the correct gear is more important for certain shooting techniques. Besides the gear and correct techniques, designing the frame has significant effects on the final images.
In this 10-minute video, Tom Mackie of Landscape Photography iQ shares his tips and techniques about how he creates his compositions by using the foreground and background elements in his scene. He demonstrates the utilization of these elements by explaining the mood he wants the achieve in his image. In addition, he mentions the gear he uses, including how and when to use circular polarizer and neutral density filters. While showing the viewers how he creates his seascape images, he also shares his tips about how to study the location prior to the shooting by checking the tide times, sun location, etc.
If you have any extra tips about capturing good seascape images, please share in the comments section below.