Tuesday, July 31, 2012


These groms have been surfing well lately.. The volcom kid comes from Pacifica, the other is from Peru and the pretty shredder is from Florida and has great style... Been lots of surf and work... videos and photos in the works.. lots of projects.. SO BLESSED

Saturday, July 28, 2012

Life Aquatic

Life is good on the water... Logan and I enjoyed Lobo Marinos', Bat Rays, tons of little Seabass and Garibaldi Everywhere today and leopard sharks... so blessed.... great day enjoy yours....
Rich German shot this photo of us.. thanks Rich!

Friday, July 27, 2012

Waves on the way

Summer is here, waves are starting.. days are long and we are blessed to be doin what we love!!!

Thursday, July 26, 2012

Boards and Slater

Baja Bill shaped orange board... I love Baja Bill and have ridden one of his 10ft logs one time.. it is a good board.. I am excited to try this one board in some lackluster beachbreak. :)
Kelly Slater showed up at the beach and photos were taken..

Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Surfing Kills

If you surf Lowers YOU WILL DIE!

Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Tis the Season

tis the season and the beloved lowers has started showing her true colors.. stoked.... off to shoot all day and will update soon.. aloha! thanks for all the love and support!!

Monday, July 23, 2012

Single to Triple

Jumping from Single to tri fin on a daily basis.. haha soo fun.... More waves on the way so I am stoked...
Stoked Rob Henson came down and popped off some more photos... Was a good time hanging with Ian Simmons little brother and showing him some ropes....
Fun to surf lowers without a leash..... thats how it should be...
Thanks to Rob for shooting!! I had a blast !! GROMS Need to learn to STOP paddling for the shoulder and ruining someone else's wave!! Take the white water on the head!! This isn't Puerto!!! STOP PADDLING to the shoulder!!! =Lame...
enjoy your day.. more surf on the way!!!

Sunday, July 22, 2012

Single Fin Love

Rob Henson shot these photos of me out front of the house the other day.. Had a blast and the board works great... stoked...

Saturday, July 21, 2012

Surf Daze

Been some really fun waves lately and some work getting done... The dog and house are good and boards are working great. Sterling let me ride the single fin space case out front and it was excellent!!! So fun and plenty of barrels!!!
mid day sun serves up glassy conditions and cool shadows on the lanai..

Friday, July 20, 2012

Surf Lessons

Surf lesson fun the other day... Tons of surf lately.. got barreled... lots of photo work... more stuff showing up soon.. Hope you got waves..

Thursday, July 19, 2012

Cougars of Orange County

Cougars of Orange County aren't just in bars.... Was on a shoot with Jorge Salas the other day outside Cota de Caza.. 7am scouting and came across these fresh tracks... amazing!!! What an enormous cat!!!! So blessed to see this!

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Mini Shakas

Mini groms get their shred on... Jacuzzi time is "No Ka Oi" = da best especially watching 20 whales in the pink sunset last nite from the jacuzzi with wine!!!! xena watching the swell coming in as it pumps throughout the day!!

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Surf This

Surfed this...
on this.....
and it made me do this....
Thanks Sterling..

Monday, July 16, 2012

Surf Lessons

Surf Lesson photos... Stoked to teach a few from outta town the joys of the ocean...

Sunday, July 15, 2012


Lowers has been good with Gavin Beschen and I working closely for Sector 9 Super pumped.... 3 days of shooting and 1 day assisting and 1 baby shoot day= TONS OF EDITING!!! Stoked... hope you got barreled. (Alora Ashlie took this photo of me)

Saturday, July 14, 2012


SURF SURF SURF SURF SURF SURF SURF SURF SURF!!! update website/ blog later.. SURF!

Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Walkin the Walk

EG works all day and comes home and grips boards all nite!! Handling business.... lots of work coming in this week.. blog will be chalked full of fun stuff shortly... Waves are coming and skateboards are gettin ridden... When in Laguna Stop in Handplant Skateshop...

Monday, July 9, 2012

Baby Portraits

Shot some baby photos for my sister and her new born.. Sooo stoked... good times and more to come! :) Lots of editing today.

Saturday, July 7, 2012

HellHammer and Celtic Frost

get some!! Skate board to this! That show must have been NUTZ!!!!1

Sunday Funday

Not gonna work on sunday.... the Lord's day of rest....and go see the new born baby..
take it easy.......

New Cards and Work

WOw.. finished some new business cards this morning.. Burned a few movies for a client.. Saw some waves.... Waiting for some sun...

Friday, July 6, 2012

Amazing Woman

I have an Amazing Woman in my life at the moment and have for quite some time.. It has been so nice to see a positive perspective on so many aspects...I have been a better man for her company and I appreciate it....
She truly is amazing... Here is a beautiful photo of this mornings tide pools...... I love being here..

Thursday, July 5, 2012

5th of July

Happy Independence people!!! great time and watchin the fireworks with friends last nite.... record breaker and all around bad ass American Trigger Gumm lights one up for freedom!!!

Wednesday, July 4, 2012

4th Of July

Happy 4th of July Y'all!!! here is a shot from Texas... had a fun surf this morning and enjoying the day off after a great party last nite.. yeeehaw.. My friend shaped this board himself and I rode it and it is super super fun to surf in Texas waves.... i want one... link: http://espn.go.com/action/surfing/blog/_/post/8127341/red-white-ripping

Tuesday, July 3, 2012


Got a random afternoon hanging out with Legendary shooter Dan Merkel.. Dan had some recent eye surgery and is missing a lens... GNARL!!!!! Dan is a huge inspiration to me and knows photography like no other... Great to sit around and talk shop!!!! Watching Xena Dog and enjoying the view from Sterling's backyard. and a fun morning with Jen Smith... wrapped up with a very hot shoot with Jorge Salas on the tennis court..... Great shoot and fun group to work with!!