Love of black sand
There is something about the waves hitting land that fascinates us humans. I love the contrast of the white foamy sea versus the pure black sand. Perhaps this is a love of contrast.
My favorite spot is on the other side of this mountain: www.flickr.com/photos/andriel/2841781095/
Shot at dark, 2 sec long exposure, iso 50, f/6.3, 15 mm.
This one is taken with the widest angle lens there is, fisheye.
View even larger: farm4.static.flickr.com/3362/3452018797_c4c5dc4c62_o.jpg