Before Hurricane Florence I spent the morning of September 8, 2018 with the Cape Hatteras Secondary School Surf Club in the Atlantic Ocean. It was a fun morning in Buxton documenting the students, some of their dads and teachers (Clayton Tiderman and Randy Ratliff) and the schools resource officer Rob Anders. Clayton Tiderman is Cape… Continue reading Cape Hatteras Science Teacher Takes Students from Classroom to the Ocean for Surf Club
July 20, 2018 I revisited the two houses in Rodanthe that were barely hanging on during Tropical Storm Chris. They are both still there. The Mermaid’s Tears oceanfront house was moved about 60 feet back from the shore break by Expert House Movers. I spoke with the construction company on the scene today with Overton… Continue reading Update on Rodanthe Houses That Were Almost Washed to Sea, Outer Banks Documentary Photographer
Get your fresh local shrimp before they are gone! July 12, 2018 the Miss Wanda shrimp boat came in with 3700 pounds of big shrimp to Avon Seafood. Avon Seafood is locally owned and operated by local islander Tilman Gray. He has been in business for over 25 years. He started his business out… Continue reading Fresh Local Shrimp, Avon Seafood, Hatteras Village, Outer Banks Documentary Photographer
July 6, 2018 I spent the afternoon swimming and cooling off in the ocean while some local guys caught waves. The water has been so clear and teal this week. The swell has been building over the past few days. It was challenging to swim in waist high sets, the more I get in with… Continue reading Surfing Waist High Summer Sets, AquaTech Imaging Solutions, Outer Banks Photographer
Warning some of the images may be graphic in nature. July 7, 2018 was the last day of the 2 day Hatteras Grand Slam Billfish Tournament 2018. Female Angler Lizzie Montague on the Bankwalker boat, fought this 459.5 lb Blue Marlin that died during the fight. The Grand Slam Tournament Winner, the Predator Boat with… Continue reading Hatteras Grand Slam Billfish Tournament 2018 , Hatteras Harbor Marina
July 6, 2018 I spent the morning with my daughter riding horses thanks to Outer Banks- Equine Adventures for inviting us along. A 2 hour ride along the south end of Hatteras Island, a unique way to explore the habitat of the Carolina coast. With a guided trail ride through the Maritime forest of Frisco,… Continue reading Outer Banks Equine Adventures, Horseback Riding through the Maritime Forest of Frisco and on the Beach
4th of July Hatteras Island style, surf fishing and campfires on the beach while watching the firework show over the Atlantic! Visit Hatteras Island. I hope everyone had a wonderful holiday!