Blown highlights

Challenge #12 in the Creative genius. series. Hosted by Frenchfx.
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Blown out highlights. Generally that's a bad term in photography, but not always. Show us examples where blown out highlights work to your images advantage.
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Beach after the typhoon
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Took this image on the ebach near home after typhoon Nepartak few weeks ago. A long exposure (with ND filter) overexposed all the highlights by a large amount, giving the impression that rocks (and the log) look like they're floating on clouds.
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Submitted: Friday, 19th August, 2016 12:38 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 9th July, 2016
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