3) The middle of the day might be the best time for swimming and sunbathing, but visiting the beach in the evening or early morning will give you different types of light, shadows and colours to experiment with. You’ll also have the advantage of fewer
tourists getting in the way of your shots!
4) The very bright light on the beach can ‘trick’ your camera into underexposing shots if you leave it on Auto setting. By using the special Beach Mode found on most Canon digital compact cameras, you can eliminate this problem with ease.