Photography in Paradise

peeking from behind the sensor

BRO THE BARNICLE CAT

BRO THE BARNICLE CAT

Today after 13 years Bro passed away. He was a constant companion and greeted me at the door when I came home. Anyone who was on the floor was fair game for him and he would climb on top of them. He would race me to the computer chair and jump on it before I could get...
BIRD AND WAVE FEST IN LA JOLLA

BIRD AND WAVE FEST IN LA JOLLA

The mass of birds in the area is getting better every year. The pelicans from Mexico have moved north because there is better fishing here that came with the El Nino climate season. I wonder if immigration checked their Green Cards? The prediction was that we were...
SAM CODY SURFBOARD ARTIST

SAM CODY SURFBOARD ARTIST

Sam Cody has been a friend and surf buddy since the 1960’s. He has matured into one of the finest surfboard colorists and artists. He worked for Gordon and Smith for many years before branching out and into surfboard resurrection. His restoration work on old...
GREAY WHALE BREACHING

GREAY WHALE BREACHING

A gray whale was breaching just off the beach this morning while the surfers were riding the waves. The sea lions were getting a bath from the splashing the cliff. The cormorants were drying their wings and pelicans were sleeping. It was a terrific morning. Grey whale...
BIRDS AND WAVES

BIRDS AND WAVES

This morning was good for bird photography and waves. The waves were large but the few surfers I saw were not have much luck with their rids. A lot of wipeouts resulted in short rides. THere was a small flock of Caspian Tern (Hydroprogne caspia) sitting on the edge of...
PUPPIES GALORE

PUPPIES GALORE

The studio session today was photographing Dr. Karen Seibold’s 6 Austrailian shepherd puppies. We needed a lot of help and Chris pitched in. We started out with two in a box to see how it would work out. Then four and then all six in the same box. It took about...