Cathedral Cove


This Cathedral Cove is located on the Hahei coast of New Zealand’s North Island, about two hours south-east from Auckland. I got there early, close to 4:30am, and spent the next two hours photographing – trying to capture the magic transition from starry night to dawn.

Hahei Beach, North Island, New Zealand

Nikon D800e, Nikkor AF-S 14Ð24mm f/2.8G ED, 2-30, f/2.8Ðf/16, ISO 100 Ð ISO 1600, GT2531EX Gitzo DF6X Explorer 2 tripod, BH-55 ball

by Yan Zhang, New South Wales