Photography in Paradise

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2018 WINTER WAVES

2018 WINTER WAVES

After a Summer and Fall with very small waves to no surf at all, a few winter storms have pushed into the central and southern coast of California. The low tides have been fun to explore the reefs but the lack of wave action has been very depressing. Last year, 2017,...
ELECTION DAY WAVES

ELECTION DAY WAVES

Everything went as planned. Avoiding the election day nonsense was easy. The surf was predicted to be big and I was eager to photograph it and not listen to the political drivel on the news, or for that mater, talk to anyone about the election results. The electoral...
BIG THURSDAY

BIG THURSDAY

The El Nino waves charged out of the north into the San Diego shoreline putting on a spectacular wave show. The weather was sunny and warm. It was too dangerous for many surfers and sea lions who sought shelter away from the action although some not so smart swimmers...
BIG WAVES FOR 2016

BIG WAVES FOR 2016

2016 has started with a big introduction of large waves here isn San Diego. Rain and surf dominate my latest efforts in image capture. I have been using the 50 mega pixel Canon 5DS, my older 7D and 6D. Today I was to meet with Dave King Mike Uriell and Al bruton and...
CLOSE-OUT WAVES TODAY

CLOSE-OUT WAVES TODAY

Went to the beach this morning and the waves were closing out with a strong off shore wind. A very cold wind chill about 39 degrees. A few brave surfers were out but not getting any waves to ride. It was high tide and maybe this afternoon the reefs will hold the...