Location County Country
Hartland Quay Devon England

DescriptionA remote and spectacular piece of coastline with some spectacular geology.
What to ShootShoot the dizzying array of jagged rock outcrops as the water swirls around them.
What to TakeTake some ND and graduated filters to control contrast and to allow long exposures which look particularly good here.
ParkingSadly there is an entry charge now for the toll-road down to the hotel and beach, but it does include parking.
Best TimesSunset is just fabulous here. Avoid high-tide as the beach becomes inaccessible. A receding tide is the safer way to work here, as there is a risk of getting cut off if you are on the beach as the tide comes in.
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Well known artists working at this location

Photographer Website
Adam Burton www.adam-burton.co.uk
Mark Setchell www.thesetchells.com
Colin Homes www.longexposuretechniques.com

Sunrise and Sunset times for next 12 months

Date Sunrise (Bearing) Sunset (Bearing)
14-Feb-2017 07:32 (110°) 17:32 (250°)
14-Mar-2017 06:34 (93°) 18:21 (267°)
14-Apr-2017 05:25 (74°) 19:12 (286°)
14-May-2017 04:29 (58°) 20:00 (302°)
14-Jun-2017 04:03 (49°) 20:34 (311°)
14-Jul-2017 04:20 (52°) 20:28 (308°)
14-Aug-2017 05:04 (65°) 19:41 (294°)
14-Sep-2017 05:52 (83°) 18:35 (276°)
14-Oct-2017 06:40 (102°) 17:28 (258°)
14-Nov-2017 07:33 (119°) 16:32 (241°)
14-Dec-2017 08:14 (128°) 16:12 (232°)
14-Jan-2018 08:16 (125°) 16:39 (236°)

N.B. Times are shown in GMT/UTC, so sunrise & sunset will be an hour later during British Summer Time (late March to late October).

Tide Information - courtesy of UK National Oceanography Centre

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Weather Information - courtesy of UK Met Office

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Accommodation and Refreshment

Name Type Distance (miles) Website Phone

Hartland Quay Hotel

Hartland

EX39 6DU

Hotel 0.1 www.hartlandquayhotel.co.uk +44 1237 441218

Melrosa

Trewarmett

Tintagel

PL34 0ES

BnB 25 www.melrosa.co.uk +44 1840 770360

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