Photography in Paradise

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BIG SURF

BIG SURF

The large surf arrived today. It hit early in the morning. Some of the wave sets had 12 to 15 foot faces. The OB pier was a spectacular sight at high tide. I met some friends there and we watched the wave pound the pier. Then I drove with the crowds out to Sunset...
MORNING WAVES

MORNING WAVES

When the fog moved out the waves moved in and surfers had a great time. There were 4 photographers in the water getting some great images. The waves were fast but had ride worthy tubes. The dolphins never seemed to wipeout selection only the best waves to...
SURF’S UP!

SURF’S UP!

We are now finally getting some winter surf. Even had a Green Flash sunset. I’m getting ready for the meteor shower tomorrow in the early morning. Then a day of tracking the...
FISH NET DAMAGE

FISH NET DAMAGE

While looking for waves in the fog this morning I found this sea lion at La Jolla Cove with orange fishing net wrapped around his head. There were 12 photographers there with their long lenses taking pictures of the birds and not one of them had noticed the sea lion....
A GOOD HARVEST

A GOOD HARVEST

Our harvest of pistachio nut have been processed by Setton farms this year and they turned out very nice. Very tasty as Setton dry roasts the nuts in sea salt. 30 grams of shelled nuts has 170 calories, no trans fats, 21% Lipides, 0% cholesterol,12% fiber, 2% Vitamine...
IN THE GREEN ROOM

IN THE GREEN ROOM

The waves in Cayucos today are green. The wind is blowing off shore at 25-30mph and with the sun out the air temp is 68F. The is no one on the beach except a few surf fishermen and one or two surfers and one lite surfer. There are lots of birds in the water and the...