Surprised that my little ones could even be bothered to ask to go down to the beach a couple of days ago, it’s still a bit chilly on some days here in South Shields, despite leaving winter behind for spring.
First rule at this time of year, before the season really opens, is to bring your own refreshments. Although some places are open near the amusement park, all other catering establishments may not be open all day every day just yet!
Now I don’t have a 10 mm – 18 mm super wide lens in my bag, so this effect was achieved using Photoshop’s lens distortion filter, it’s meant to remove the barrel distortion, but I decided to go the opposite way!
The River Tyne flows out through those piers in the distance into the North Sea, check the map link to find out where we are.
Camera details: Pentax K100D, 28 mm lens, 1/180 second, f11, iso 200