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Historic Fort Lauderdale Beach at Sunrise

Join us as we visit Fort Lauderdale's premier beach, and photograph the beautiful light at sunrise. Delray Beach Center for the Arts photographic instructors will be on hand to offer pointers on maximizing your images and capturing early morning light. Stay to have breakfast on the beach, visit the Marina, or shoot from under the bridge at Las Olas. There are beautiful old Florida houses, some Art Deco style, one block west of the beach. Also consider The Swimming Hall of Fame, one block south of the meeting point on Seabreeze Boulevard. If you wish, venture north to Sunrise Blvd. and visit The Bonnet House, which is open from 10-4. 

We will meet at the corner of A1A and Las Olas Boulevard, at the Elbo Room at 6:00 a.m. Parking is available at the lot on Seabreeze and Las Olas, across from the meeting point.

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  • Manny

    I woke up late yesterday do I missed out on it.... I will make it up next time.... I usually go to the pompano pier and the Dania pier for the sunrise once a month

    July 28, 2014

  • Smadar S.

    Thank you for getting me to the beach at sunrise.

    July 27, 2014

  • Russell Levine P.

    Beautiful day at the beach......25 hardy early risers had a great time strolling the beach and surrounding areas

    4 · July 27, 2014

  • Donald T.

    My Alarm did not go off, have a great morning everyone.

    July 27, 2014

  • elisa l.

    Does anyone have recommendations for lenses, filters, etc…70-200, 24-70?
    shutter release cable important? (i have one for one camera- D700 .but not the other one i have been using lately- D610 )

    July 24, 2014

    • A former member
      A former member

      Elisa, ND filters .9 or 1.2 come in handy. As for lenses, make sure at least bring a wide angle (24mm will do) and a telephoto.

      July 25, 2014

    • elisa l.

      Thank you Jose :)

      July 26, 2014

  • Pamela

    I can't attend the beach shoot. Have fun you all.

    July 26, 2014

  • Pamela

    I called the number regarding Costco Boca not having the 1 hour photos anymore and it's not a working number.

    July 26, 2014

  • Sean

    I'll be coming from Delray Beach, if anyone wants to carpool. Can't wait to shoot!

    1 · July 24, 2014

  • elisa l.

    So excited..haven't done much beach shooting yet :)

    July 24, 2014

  • Shernett

    I'm looking forward to this experience. Photography is an intricate part of my art. My art is about capturing detailed realism and my camera helps me to do this.

    July 22, 2014

  • Dawn

    So sorry we can't join you…heading to Paris for Big Birthday…lots of baguettes!!! Should make for a most interesting apparel photo submission!!!

    1 · July 21, 2014

  • Ellen M.

    I'm so disappointed ... we've had to move the dates of our vacation back by one day, so I will have to miss this opportunity. I'll look forward to future outings.

    July 21, 2014

  • lin g.

    Hoping for great weather!

    July 21, 2014

  • Adrienne B.

    Sounds beautiful, but still working in MA at my summer job.. Enjoy

    July 21, 2014

  • Patti L.

    I hope to go! My camera is being repaired! :-(

    July 16, 2014

  • Michele F.

    It is always beautiful to be up at dawn. You can always go home and take a nap afterward!!

    1 · July 2, 2014

  • Larry

    Regrettably, I don't have a pulse until noon.

    July 2, 2014

  • Ben P.


    June 28, 2014

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