Photographing The Wind Flying In The Wind

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id="mod_29708150">How can I photograph the wind you ask? Wind is invisible, you may only feel it when it touches you and you may see it when it touches the grass, the timber, the water and the clouds. It makes the mills go round and it allows the birds to fly. Sometimes it roars when wind turns into a storm. Individuals in addition to animals use the wind for transportation and other people use the wind to generate electricity and many extra things.

Wind will be lovely and wind might be awful when it turns into a hurricane or tornado. All of us know how destructive the wind might be. We do not have hurricanes and tornados in my country but we do have small whirlwinds occasionally.

I'm not an expert photographer and that i do not know a lot in regards to the technical stuff like shutterspeed and aperture, but that does not cease me from catching nature's beauty with my camera. My dad was an artist and he taught me to look past the plain and tips on how to make compositions.

In this artical I need to indicate you how easy it truly is to photograph the wind, that means the consequences of the wind.

Clouds within the Wind

I just like the Wind and Where I Live There's Wind More often than not.My country (the Netherlands) is rather flat and where I live I can look straight to the horizon within the entrance of our previous farmhouse. We see 1/3 of land and 2/3 of sky, the right photographic composing rule. Some would possibly suppose that the sky is dull, however it's removed from dull. It's altering shade and type each minute of the day. The wind adds to these ever altering types in nature.

Do you remember the occasions when you lied down within the grass looking up to the sky and tried to discover animals or different known forms in the clouds?

The photographs of the clouds under are all taken in front of my home.

Wind Bending Trees

The facility of the wind is just extremely strong. In my area which is near the North Sea there's wind most of the time and quite often it comes as a storm from the South West or the North West. Lots of the nation roads are bordered with timber like Canadian poplars, elms and buttonballs. They catch a lot of wind and rising up they could develop crooked as you'll be able to see within the photographs beneath.

I Asked the Wind

I asked the wind"What makes you modify your mood so fast"He hesitated, but answered me at last:

I can be gentle, like a lover's velvet kiss,once i touch lips a second lengthy.I can be teasing,after i let hair tickle your nose,or brilliant,when in empty bottles, I sing my tune.

I journey world wide,which can solely take a day.I'm generally warm, in other moments chilly.I both breeze a beach in sun, or rage through tree crowns daring.

However I seen that people are laborious to please,which approach I blow, I by no means appear to get it proper.So I made up my thoughts, long time in the pastand I will blow as I see fit.Be it a storm for days,or a smooth breeze only for the evening.

You Can't Control the Wind, however You should utilize the Wind to Your individual Benefit

Sometimes we don't like the wind, particularly when it is turning into a raging storm. We all know in regards to the devastating tornadoes, no need to indicate you footage of those, everyone knows what they will do and you could find them on the internet in every single place. Nevertheless there are such a lot of different issues we rely for on the wind and without wind they cannot carry out. I am talking about sailing boats, windmills, gliding airplanes, all birds, hang gliders, wind surfers, kites and I am certain I am forgetting some.

Individuals Experience the Wind

Do You like the Wind?

Sure, up to a sure level

Nah, I hate Wind

Wind causes too much damage

Riding the Wind within the Fallacious Manner

It isn't What You Suppose It's

It seems to be quite actual, doesn't it? However no, it isn't what you think it is, or is it?, I can guarantee you, no person bought harm. On the seaside in Zandvoort there's this beach home restaurant and subsequent to it they have put this little airplane on poles. Because the seashore is a lot decrease than the road above, it simply looks like the aircraft crashed into the dunes. I took this photo from a sure angle.

Animals Use the Wind

Even the spiders are profiting from the wind to get from one place to the other as you possibly can see within the photograph above. They just spin an extended thread and then they drift on the wind till they hit another spot and that may be quite a distance sometimes. Spiders travel and not using a plan so to talk, they settle where the wind will take them.

Spiders use the wind to transport themselves

The Fascination of Flying by Manpower

There was this rich English industrialist Henry Kremer who was quite in for adventures and challenges. In 1959 he established a prize for the first one who might fly a determine eight over a certain distance in a human powered airplane.

It was aircraft designer Paul MacCready who, after 20 years of examine and trials, succeeded to meet that challenge by flying the sure distance (including a turn) with a man powered airplane, which he had named the Gossamer Condor.

This massive success passed off on August 23, 1977 and that's why August 23 was declared Experience the Wind Day. The prize was about 50.000 pounds ($85.000). Two years later in 1979 this Paul MacCready gained the Kremer Prize again, by crossing the Channel between England and France in another human powered airplane which he known as the Gossamer Albatross.

The Gossamer Condor is now displayed within the Smithsonian Institution's National Air and House Museum and the Gossamer AlbatrossII (the backup plane) is displayed within the Museum of Flight in Seattle.

The Flight of the Gossamer Condor has been filmed by Ben Shedd and his crew from begin to end.

The Gossamer Condor within the Smithonian Nationwide Air and Area Museum

The Kremer Prize Challenge Goes On

I wonder What number of Extra Brave Males/Ladies Will Experience the Wind

The Kremer prize did not finish with the flights of the Gossamer Condor (prize: 50.000 pounds) which flew the first human powered mile long figure eight course and the Gossamer Albatross (prize: 100.000 pounds), the primary human powered airplane which crossed the English Channel.

Since then another Kremer Prize (20.000 pounds) has been awarded to a design crew of the Massachusetts Institute of Know-how. They flew their MIT Monarch B craft on a triangular 1.5 km (0.Ninety three mi) course below three minutes.

And makeup tutorial step by step is not over but. Three Kremer Prizes are waiting on their rightful winners (total of 150.000 pounds)

* 26 mile Marathon course in beneath an hour (£50,000),

* Sporting aircraft problem stressing maneuverability (£100,000),

* Native problem that is proscribed to youth groups (underneath 18 years) within the UK.

So if you feel up to it, take your chance to write down Historical past.

When my son was 12 he tried to make a cling glider-he would love this web page, I am going to have to forward it to him!!

Very nice lens!


I really like all things in nature including the wind! Your lens about the wind is fascinating and your images are wonderful. Thanks for sharing!

Country Sunshine

I've by no means been fond of the wind, besides when it's scorching outdoors. This text has given me a new appreciation of it. Nice!

Unbelievable Voyages

eight years ago from Texas

What an interesting article concerning the wind! Great!

Stephanie Tietjen

eight years in the past from Albuquerque, New Mexico

Wonderful and inventive work. Bravo


Fantastic lens with so many beautiful photos. Congrats in your new purple star! Blessed!

Lorelei Cohen

eight years in the past from Canada

I really like footage of lightening, clouds, and the wind. I believe the pure parts are so very lovely. Can one trip the wind - emotionally and bodily - sure.

8 years ago from Toronto, Canada

Simply beautiful, a lovely lens concerning the wind! Windy days may be so peaceful typically..particularly when summer season is turning into fall, or spring is turning into summer.


Wow, beautiful lens! I love your ethos of letting your photos alone. I think individuals overdo the editing factor now and infrequently break a wonderfully good picture which captured the essence the photographer noticed in the first place! So good for you!


eight years ago from Lower Mainland of BC

You may have so many beautiful photos, that is just awesome and i enjoyed studying it thanks for sharing...Blessed!


8 years ago from Liverpool, England

Stunning photographs, esp the bushes.


eight years in the past from Cyprus

Properly I'm breezing in your awesome pictures! Gorgeous. Blessed!