As the tide recedes, the history of its retreat is marked in the beach sand. This is the Norfolk coast in the UK, where the tide travels a long way out revealing wide stretches of fine sand and stranded pools of sea water.
Christopher Witchall's seascapes capture the wide open spaces and vast skies of the English coast. His unsentimental approach to his subjects combine traditional painting techniques with the realism and cool detachment of photography.
Oil paint on canvas.