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Alistair Nicol
Works at Mountains to Sea Workshops
Attended Clemson University
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My good friend and B&W Long Exposure Master +Athena Carey is joining +Tommy White and me in the Outer Banks this summer for a special Workshop dedicated to the fine art of landscape photography.  Today is the last day to sign up with her special discount code.  Check out that sweet wave action! 

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Coastal NC Workshop
Don’t miss your chance!  Today is the last day to sign up as my special guest with a $75 discount.  Use this discount code:  obxwithathena   To find out more and to sign up, please visit www.mountainstoseaworkshops.com/obx  +Alistair Nicol, +Tommy White and I would love for you to join us.

This image is one of the Outer Banks locations that we will visit on the workshop.  I can’t wait to get back out there, sand between my toes, sea breeze blowing through my hair, making some more pretty pictures with friends. ☺

#photoworkshop #NCwithAthena #friscopier #frisco #obx #longexposure #longexposurethursday #bwfineart #nikcollection 
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I hear ya +Athena Carey.  Getting travel finalized now.  Looking forward to that warm sand. :)
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Hanging out enjoying sunrise over the mountains. :)
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Me too +Ginnie Lerch, it's going to be fantastic, still 3 months away though. :)
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Sunrise over the Blue Ridge Mountains!
What an incredible moment.  I sat here all alone as the darkness was overcome by the light, and warmth shortly followed.

I'm headed back to Western NC the first weekend in May for our Waterfall Workshop.  2 spots remain and we are running a 1 week special of 20% off right now if you want to grab one of the last spots.  http://mountainstoseaworkshops.com/?p=3919

I'm gearing up to go to Asheville this weekend.  Any must see location advice?
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Wow
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"Radiance"
Edisto, SC

"Learning how to be still, to really be still and let life happen - that stillness becomes a radiance." - +Morgan Freeman 

#longexposure #beachphotography #southcarolina   #landscapephotography  
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Cheers +Richard Burton
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Spring in Charleston kicks off in 5 hours at the incredible Shem Creek and I'm really excited.  The weather has been excellent all week and the azaleas and spring flowers are primed and ready.

This year our event coincides with Bridge Run and so the whole town will be buzzing.  Hopefully we can escape a little from all the crowds and find some killer light.  It looks some interesting weather is moving in so it will be interesting.

Have a great weekend everyone!
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that's another stunner.
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"Above the Ridge-line"
Roan Mountain, Appalachian Trail - North Carolina/Tennessee Border

This was captured during the Winter Workshop in late February. We had a fantastic sunrise on top of the mountain and then quickly made our way down to a little coffee shop for breakfast and to warm up. We processed this using Lightroom and Silver Efex Pro in the classroom together.

I'm really looking forward to our Spring in Charleston Workshop this weekend. The weather has been cooperating nicely all week.  :)

#blackandwhite #mountainscape #northcarolina  
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"Lush"
Just off the Blue Ridge Parkway

All rivers start somewhere. This trickle had some gorgeous early morning light against lush rhododendron vegetation. Greenery everywhere.

Only one spot left for our Waterfalls of Western NC on May 2nd-4th. Don't miss out! http://mountainstoseaworkshops.com/package/waterfalls-in-western-nc/

I'm so ready for warmer weather! You?
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Thanks so much +Yasmeen MIkhail and +Kayla Johnson!
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Behind the Lens
Blue Ridge Parkway

Fantastic morning on top of the world. :)

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+Alistair Nicol looking forward to it! ;)
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Today's walk in the woods brought to you by Samsung Galaxy S4, Camera FV5 and Google+ Photo Editing.  :)

Have a great day everyone!
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As soon as I look at this pic .. I could smell the wet bark ..you no that " fresh" rain smell after its just rained ?!? An the birds chirping?! ...OH.MY. .GOSH ..THAT ..MOVIE.. SONG OF THE SOUTH.. ....YOU... .NO (ZIPPDY .DO DA.. ZIPPDY ..YEAH..MY OH.MY WHTA A WONERFUL !! MR. BLUE BIRD ON MY SOULDER!!....AN THE CARTOON CHARACTERS DANCEING.. MR.BER.. RABBIT..OH MAN I CANT STOP TALKING BOT IT NOW!! THSTS SO CRAZY!! LOLOLO
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"What Once Was"
Sullivan's Island, SC

We just concluded the +Mountains To Sea Workshops  Spring in Charleston Workshop and it was a blast. Excellent conditions on Friday and Saturday and then some very challenging weather on Sunday morning. A great group of folks and some amazing images. I can't wait to see what the rest of the group came away with.

This one was from Sullivan's Island on Saturday evening after a fantastic day of photography.

Hope you enjoy!

#sescape   #longexposure #beachphotography
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That is good to know +David Hamby, thanks!
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Adventurer, Landscape Photographer and Educator
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I am an award winning fine art photographer and educator based in Charleston, South Carolina. I was born in Cape Town South Africa, and developed a love for both the ocean and the mountains at a young age. My thirst for adventure started early hiking and exploring Table Mountain and surfing the many beaches. Capturing and remembering this incredible world has always been my passion.

If you want to follow along with my adventures head over to my website and subscribe to the monthly newsletter.

Together with Tommy White I teach landscape photography through our Mountains To Sea Workshops business. Mountains to Sea Workshops is dedicated to providing the highest quality photography instruction and is designed for the outdoor landscape and nature photographer, from those just starting out to those that have been shooting for years.  Stop on by to see where we are headed next. 
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