The Golden Hour

Every so often I look out my kitchen window at just the right moment, and catch a glimpse of the ‘golden hour’. That’s when the setting sun turns the light electric.
These glorious photos of Australia catch the ‘golden hour’ in all its glory. Thank you dadirridreaming.wordpress.com.

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Like other photographers I do love those precious minutes when the sun is very low in the sky. Cherie of Weekly Photo Challenge is focussed on The Golden Hour this week. I am still sorting the holiday photos so I cannot go back into the archive right now, but with short winter days while we were away I had plenty of early morning and later afternoon shots to choose from. goldandsilver

Sun was close to setting as we walked back to meet the dinghy on this unnamed beach in the Buccaneer Archipelago, Western Australia.

gantheaume pointHere the low sun is illuminating the fantastic rocks of Gantheaume Point, Broome, Western Australia. That beach in the distance is Cable Beach, a mecca for tourists and locals looking for a beach holiday. Every day a team of camels take people along the beach at sunrise!

nitmiluk gorgeNitmiluk Gorge is one of the best known in Australia…

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About acflory

I am the kind of person who always has to know why things are the way they are so my interests range from genetics and biology to politics and what makes people tick. For fun I play online mmorpgs, read, listen to a music, dance when I get the chance and landscape my rather large block. Work is writing. When a story I am working on is going well I'm on cloud nine. On bad days I go out and dig big holes... View all posts by acflory

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