Sometimes, even the dullest evening can result in an interesting image. Twilight allowed a long exposure, giving an unexepcted silkiness and transparency to the water of a breaking wave on the town beach at Lyme Regis.

ethereal wave

I was lucky to get away with this handheld, at  6/10th of a second. Shots like this cannot really be planned accurately, and the result is serendipity – this was the best of several attempts.

Tags: , ; taken on Friday, October 10th, 2003