Low-light photography: tips for winter seascape pictures

Photo Ideas: shoot seascapes at dusk

With the nights drawing in, photographers can make the most of the low light conditions by getting out with your camera to capture glowing sunsets, inky blue moonlit skies and atmospheric stormy scenes. Below we’ve offered our best low-light photography tips for capturing beautiful winter seascapes.

Photo of the day: 20 August

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Photo of the day: 18 August

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Photo of the day: 8 August

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This is a great minimalist seascape that really benefits from the layers of colours from the beach to the sky.

Photo of the day: 4 August

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Mmm… Ocean Blur: take long exposure pictures of the sea you can be proud of

How to take long exposure pictures of the sea: Step 8

Timing is key to shooting great seascapes. You need to be there at the right time of day, but just as important is the timing of the exposure. For a raging, stormy sea, a fast shutter speed can be appropriate, but with calmer waters, the best approach is to take it slow. Very slow. In this tutorial we’ll show you how to take control of your camera to take long exposure pictures of the sea you can be proud of.

Photo of the day: 11 July

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Gallery: Seascape and night photography from Jack Fusco

By Jack Fusco

Jack Fusco’s photography primarily focuses on astrophotography and seascapes in New Jersey, United States.

From sunrise to sunset: 32 fantastic photographs

Dutch Sunrise - Sander van der Werf

Sunset or sunrise can create some of the most spectacular skies, giving fantastic opportunities for landscape photography. Make the most of any early morning mist that rolls in when photographing sunrise, while sunset tends to offer the best opportunities to capture silhouettes.