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Rockport Beach Sunset

I’m preparing for a trip to the Texas Gulf Coast and I was going through my photographs from last year’s trip when I ran across this Rockport beach sunset photograph that I captured at Howard Murph Memorial Park. I plan on returning to the park as it was a great place for sunset photographs.

Rockport is a small city established in 1870 as a cattle slaughtering packing and shipping port. The city is named for the rock ledge that runs along its shore. The area around Rockport is noted as a prime birdwatching center, located on a major North American migratory bird route. I hope to be able to photograph some of the migratory birds while I’m there.

Rockport Beach Sunset
Rockport Beach Sunset

This image was taken with my Sony A7R II using my Sony FE 24-70mm f/4 Lens set on 27 mm. I used a tripod The camera was set on Aperture priority with the aperture set at f/11, shutter speed at 4 seconds and the ISO set at 50. This is a single image processed in Lightroom and finalized in Photoshop using Nik Color Efex Pro.

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