How? How did you know to put the sun behind the tree? Why would I have walked round them to remove them from the picture, or at the very least moved to the side and and not been able to get more than a silhouette! I really like the effect and will add that trick to the list of things to try if the opportunity arises.
As we are often reminded; best camera is the one you have with you, in this case iPhone 4. My aim was the marine layer, 2-3 miles out. Pismo Beach, CA, last month.
7DII+Grip, 7D+Grip, 40D+Grip, 5D+Grip, EF 24-105 f4L EF-S 17-85, EF-S 10-22, EF 70-200 f2.8 L IS II, EF 2x III, EF 100-400 f/4.5-5.6l IS II, Σ17-70 f2.8-4 C, EF 50mm f1.8, 550EX, Triopo TR-985, Filters Remotes Macro tubes Tripod heads etc!
5D, 20D, 24-105, BG-E4, BG-E2N, 17-85, Nifty 50 pre owned.