The complicated sea defence groynes at Henry VIII’s Hurst Castle make interesting subjects but it can be difficult to get the composition right so that the image doesn’t look too ‘fussy’. Here on a misty day the Isle of Wight is barely visible despite being less than a mile away over the Solent.

The complicated sea defence groynes at Henry VIII’s Hurst Castle make interesting subjects but it can be difficult to get the composition right so that the image doesn’t look too ‘fussy’.

Here on a misty day the Isle of Wight is barely visible despite being less than a mile away over the Solent.