As the sun was setting, I prepared myself to go out and have a look at capturing the magnificence of the sunset. I ended up just around the corner from home (about 600m away) in a little reserve that conveniently had a bench set placed in just the right place to look almost directly west out to the Manukau Heads in the distance. As the sun set, the sky took on glorious hues. So, up went the F stop, down came the shutter speeds, selected 2 second delay, and tripod set. Here is a selection of the results:
And, I made a new friend as I was leaving
Just another wonderful day made to share.