Daydreaming, a foggy day at the North Sea coast

Fine art landscape photography in B&W, showing the North Sea coast of Zeeland in The Netherlands with fishing net sticks at the end of a dreamy foggy day.

Rockanje, The Netherlands
November, 2014

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Camera & lens

NIKON D810
Nikon AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f/2.8G ED

Camera settings

ƒ/7.1, 30s, ISO 64 and 70mm

Size original

7249 x 4838 pixels

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This Dutch coastal landscape in black & white was captured at the North Sea coast close to Rockanje in the province of South Holland. The North Sea coast in The Netherlands is an excellent location for photographing minimalist coastal landscapes like this one. As you can see, it can be quite foggy there. Challenging, but a great time to try to shoot something with a more minimalist style.

The sticks in this scene hold fishing nets in place. The tide was high. The fishing nets themselves are no longer visible as a result. The sunset subtly lit this misty landscape and created a dreamy atmosphere. Besides that, it helped to create a minimalist look and feel. Undoubtedly the black & white presentation strengthens that. A longer exposure time smoothened the water at the North Sea coast a bit. Less is often more! “Daydreaming” seemed like an appropriate title for this minimalist fine art photograph in black & white.

For more minimalist coastal landscape photographs, make sure to visit our Minimalist photography theme. Alternatively, check out our The Coast landscape photography theme. You will find many more coastal landscape photographs there, including quite a few additional ones of the North Sea coast. To see a broad selection of photos in black & white, consider visiting our Black & White photography portfolio.

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1 comment for Daydreaming, a foggy day at the North Sea coast

  1. Anette Mossbacher

    I just love the fog in this black and white photograph.

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