Sun rise at Waiake Beach, Auckland, NZ. Photo: Su Leslie, 2014. Shot with iPhone4, edited with Pixlr Express.
It’s not been a great week one way or another. The black cloud hasn’t entirely lifted, I’m doing too many things at once, and the boy-child has glandular fever. So it was nice to escape this morning to enjoy a walk and the sunrise. Waiake Beach is a little gem, tucked between two much more popular and better known beaches. Once upon a time I lived just up the road, and this view greeted me most days. Now it’s a rare treat; and one that was much needed.
As Sally at Lens and Pens by Sally knows, I’m a city creature; most likely to be found in art galleries, theatres and cafes. But when the theme of her Phoneography and Non-SLR Digital Devices Photo Challenge is Nature, I make the effort to notice the natural world around me. Today, I’m particularly glad I did.
Here are a few other bloggers’ Nature shots that I enjoyed: