The photo below is one I was able to take in Izu a few weeks back. I had been shooting that morning along the beach and it was really a race against the sun to get some nice beach photos before the light became too strong. Thankfully the clouds prolonged the nice light and colors longer than a normal sunrise, and made for a nice scene overall.
Along with this photo, check out my new Photography Quick Tip video below the photo showing some of the benefits of using adjustment layers, several of which were used for this image.
Photography Quick Tip #7: