Category Archives: Ocean

Not Quite North Shore

I am not a surfer, nor am I a surf photographer, but a few months ago I went along with my wife and some of her nieces and nephews to one of their favorite family surf spots.  This spot is … Continue reading

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Torching at Heʻeia

To live on the water at Heʻeia is to know the ocean differently.  The white sandy beaches and crashing blue surf typical of the rest of Oʻahu are not found here.  At Heʻeia the ocean is lapping bay water, sticky … Continue reading

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In The Aquarium

The tanks at the Monterey Bay Aquarium are not your average fish tanks.  There are no goldfish here, no guppies, no koi.  These million gallon tanks hold sharks and sea turtles and rays and five-foot-long bluefin tuna.  Schools of mackerel … Continue reading

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Sea life

I took these last July while doing a little beach combing at Wages Creek Beach just north of Wesport, CA. We found this dead shark washed up on shore.  It was pretty fresh although the seagulls had already picked out the eyeballs. … Continue reading

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