The first rays of sunlight emphasize the contours on Roker Beach, Sunderland
A long exposure seascape from Graham Sands, South Shields looking towards Trow Rocks and Tynemouth
Target Rock Long Exposure
A long exposure seascape at Target Rock, South Shields
High tide works its way over the rocks and channels near Frenchman's Bay, South Shields
Roker Pier and Lighthouse from inside the harbour at high tide.
Roker Beach Storm Front
Heavy seas in Roker Harbour as a snowstorm moves in from the North Sea
Driftwood At The Blockyard
Inside Roker Harbour (known locally as The Blockyard). A long exposure has blurred the sea and clouds
Roker Lighthouse Long Exposure
Another sunrise shot on Roker Beach just as the sun is breaking the horizon. A long exposure has blurred the waves to soft lines
Roker Lighthouse and Pier at sunrise, from Roker Beach, Sunderland
Hendon Beach Groyne
A shot from early 2016 of a long exposure on Hendon Beach that I'd overlooked. The concrete groyne is to protect the shore from erosion.
Frenchman`s Bay Tide
The incoming tide forms channels around the rocks at Frenchman`s Bay near South Shields. In the distance a sole angler uses the high ground to his advantage.
Roker Pier Golden Sky
A delicious orange sunrise above Roker Lighthouse and Pier.
A huge wave batters the pier and lighthouse at Seaham, Sunderland and is illuminated by the golden evening sun.
Sunrise over the piers of Roker and Hendon, Sunderland at the mouth of the River Wear
Gentle waves hitting Roker Beach at sunrise on a mild, winter morning
Roker Beach Colours
Just after dawn at Roker Beach, Sunderland
Enjoying a walk along Roker Beach at sunrise
Roker Harbour Dawn
A long exposure of a pastel, dawn sky in the harbour on Roker Beach, Sunderland
Roker Lighthouse under a fiery sunrise
Target Rock Long Exposure 2
Another viewpoint from the National Trust`s Coastal Path near Frenchman`s Bay, South shields
Roker Beach Dawn
No sunrise as such, but a myriad of blues, greys and a touch of pink just before dawn on Roker Beach, with the pier and lighthouse silhouetted in the background.
Part of the sea wall on Roker Beach, Sunderland - glowing in the early morning sunlight.
A shot taken from Seaburn Promenade, Sunderland over the rocks at low tide as the sun rises
A 5 minute exposure of Whitburn Beach on a windy Christmas Day has blurred the clouds passing overhead.