Monthly Archives: July 2011

Ready, Set…….

The waves that day were pretty good…there were a lot of surfers heading into the water. They would come to the cliffs overlooking the beach and decide where to hike down, I think based on the number of people they saw on boards in a particular area. There were many in the area that we […]

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Frida - July 21, 2011 - 2:28 pm

Timely captured and great title 🙂

Surprise Wave!!! Surf is Definitely Up.

So…I am standing about ankle deep in the surf taking shots of surfers. I see two women walking toward me, walking in the sand above the waterline. They are talking with one another, not really paying attention to the surf. I wondered if they would notice the size of the wave coming at us. Hmmmm. […]

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This is one of those pictures that my eldest child says I should not take. We don’t agree. Obviously. I am not sure I could have posed this any better. The waves were very high and the surf was labeled “moderate.” When I waded out, the ocean was doing all it could to take me […]

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Chris - July 20, 2011 - 9:52 pm

Since neither you nor that lovely girl drowned, I guess I would say “Yes, you should have taken the shot.” But could you please be a little more careful with yourself??? Thanks!

California Surfers — And more

Just back from wandering about Southern California. Went to the desert, to the beach and to LA and San Diego. Took many pictures. Lots of landscapes and “things” but I also shot people, walking, swimming, prancing, smiling, etc. My eldest says that I shouldn’t take pictures of people unless they ask me, I say….nay, if […]

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Chris - July 20, 2011 - 9:54 pm

Why? Aren’t YOU sure you should have taken it? Great sequence! But like I told ya…….I think surfers are insane!! 😉

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