A Portuguese Sunset

Finally a relaxing holiday by the pool and the beach but I couldn’t leave my camera behind.

Last month Sandra and I took a short break in the Algarve in Portugal. As we were right by the beach, we took the chance to get a photo of the sunset along the coast. The light on the sand turned out to create a nice effect and made for an interesting foreground and the sun did the rest.

A few minutes later and the sun settled behind a cloud and beautifully lit the surrounding clouds.

We stayed in a very nice villa with a fantastic view. It was the exact holiday I’ve been wanting for a little while. While all I wanted to do was completely relax and do absolutely nothing, I couldn’t resist the urge to try and take some good photos. I don’t think it will ever be possible for me to go on holiday without my camera.

This was my workstation for a new project I started. Hint, it involves a lot of writing: