In this Macphun original video, venture to the coastline of the Pacific Northwest with professional photographer and nature enthusiast Ian Plant — where he’ll share tips on all things tide. He’ll offer ideas on shooting during mid to low tide, when interesting landforms like starfish are revealed. He’ll suggest how to be on the lookout for foreground features, like ripples or patterns in the sand and boulders in the surf. He’ll also cover technical aspects like exposure and shutter to create interesting leading lines and make for exceptional shots. Above all, he’ll remind viewers to figure out what tide works best for the particular scene and to stay safe.