Sunset at Chesterman

Photographer: W.C. Barnes

About a mile long and in the shape of an “L”, Chesterman Beach is Tofino’s most well-known beach. Thousands walk, surf and dream at this beach during the summer time.The best time to shoot shots like this is after its been raining for a week or so.That way the fresh water bleeds out onto the beach making a great reflective surface. Next, low tide needs to be happening near sunset, that way there is a beach present to be reflective! The final ingredient are clouds. You want “Goldi-Loks” clouds. Not too many and not too few.

So lots of rain, low tide near sunset and great clouds all combine to make excellent pictures on Chesterman beach!

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Photo ID: IMG_9465
This photo is available in the following sizes:

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