Yearly Archives: 2010

Busy day! Made it out to the Sonoma Coast for the 2nd year on New Years Eve with the family to photograph harbor seals at the mouth of the Russian river. This year the rain swollen Russian river re-aligned itself and pushed through the sand bar, leaving a 1/2 mile wide mushroom of brown silty […]

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New website is coming to life with lots of new images and blog posts….. I’m in the process of collecting/organizing thousands of images including scans from the bygone days of slide film and will be post dating entries. This is taking quite a bit of time but should be worth the wait! Check back from […]

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U.S. Pro Cyclist Levi Leipheimer hosts the top fundraisers and other VIP’s on the eve of the 2010 Levi Leipheimer King Ridge Granfondo. Levi led the group of 14 riders on a 2 hr. ride in Sonoma County. Most of the photography involved leap frogging the group of riders in the support vehicle (provided by […]

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Where to put all your images so they are safe? Data backup is paramount for any photographer, so to keep my images safe I use a Drobo that has four 2TB hard drives for nearly 6TB of storage space (the other 2TB is in reserve/redundancy). Drobo continually monitors for errors, keeping my photos safe. On […]

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This fish makes its home in deep water within the branches of black coral.They are relatively rare and difficult to photograph since they are camera shy. Every time the flash goes off, the Long nose hawkfish would dart to a new spot in the black coral. This one was found 110 feet underwater at the […]

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In January a dive shop owner in Maui was chatting with a friend who had been fishing and was complaining about “fish hiding under a wing”. This caught the divers attention and soon with GPS coordinates in hand and well kept secret off shores of Maui was out. A World War II era Helldiver aircrat […]

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Just another day for the pro-peloton at the 2010 Amgen Tour of California. “Big” George Hincapie rolling through downtown Santa Rosa, behind the leaders group. For the 2nd year in a row despite moving the race to May, rain poured down for the Santa Rosa stage. Key for this shot is watching for race referee […]

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