Monthly Archives: September 2011

SmugMug September Nights with Scott Robert Lim

Chalk up another great SmugMug night!  Seriously, I don’t know how Michelle keeps lining up such great speakers, but someone upstairs likes her.  A few weeks back at the monthly meeting, Scott Robert Lim delivered a very entertaining as well … Continue reading

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Late Summer Swell v.2 – Cardiff, CA

There are certainly times when the conditions make me wish I still surfed; or should I say, that I was in any reasonable condition to paddle out and enjoy one of God’s greatest ‘free’ pastimes.   The shots below from a … Continue reading

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High School Portrait – Under the Bridge?

I got a call from a woman who was inquiring about getting some portraits done of her son, and she didn’t want the “beach shoot with the background blurred out” because that just wasn’t her son.  She told me she … Continue reading

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San Diego Power Outage

Somewhere around 3:40 PM last Thursday I was sitting at my computer editing a recent shoot when I heard that familiar whizz that lasts a nanosecond before everything goes strangely quiet. “Hmpf, power out.  Well it’ll be back up soon…..,” … Continue reading

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Late Summer Swell – Windansea

Go big or go home (or I suppose sit on the beach).  I do them all.  I go big.  Not as big as the  two press photogs out this day; one with a 600mm lens, and the other with 3 … Continue reading

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Almost a Young Man

Brayden is 6 weeks old in these photos.  His Mom and Dad brought him over one Sunday afternoon when my 2 nineteen month-olds were busy sleeping.  So definitely not a newborn, and yet so small and so new.  It’s cliche … Continue reading

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Off-camera Flash with Mike Regala

Last week I headed out to yet another great (and free!) SmugMug San Diego event at the Handlery Hotel and Resort.  Mike Regala covered off-camera flash.  And he covered it well.  I made sure the hors d’oeuvres and beers were … Continue reading

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