Palm Beach is a northern beachside suburb of Sydney.
Those of you interested in popular culture may know it as the location of Aussie soap Home & Away.
I wanted to get a shot of the beach at sunset but as the sun sets on the West and the beach faces East, I needed a vantage point where I could get a wide angle that included the sunset and the beach.
At the far end of the beach is Barrenjoey Headland, where the Barrenjoey Lighthouse sits. After scouting out whether it was feasible to climb the lighthouse for a shot (it wasn’t) I decided to climb up onto the cliff face to get a high vantage point and here’s the final result below: