March 14, 2018, Winter Storm Skylar provided Cape Hatteras National Seashore with an unforgettable swell. Nothing but smiles and peaks down the beach. The first part of this gallery was taken north of the Avon Fishing Pier. The rest of the images are from later in the afternoon at the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse. Click on… Continue reading Winter Storm Skylar, Surfing, Cape Hatteras Lighthouse
March 9, 2018 the ocean looked a little more inviting this morning, surfers enjoyed some cleaner waves at the lighthouse. Water temps are still pretty cold in the 40-50 degree Fahrenheit range. Scroll down for some fun sequences from the morning and late afternoon.
March 8, 2018 water has receded from route 12 in Avon and Buxton and remains open to traffic. Waves were unorganized but definitely a few hollow ones to boost the island morale. Some images are from this morning others from this afternoon. Islanders are doing their best to clean up and return back to normal… Continue reading Waves after Winter Storm Riley, Cape Hatteras National Seashore, Outer Banks Photographer
February 22, 2018 third day in a row temps above 70 degrees. The waves looked fun, a few surfers in the water. I sat on the beach for a few hours watching the dolphins swim by. The colors of the ocean, sun kissed skin and a few mosquito’s in February, I am not complaining! Book… Continue reading Surfing Cape Hatteras National Seashore
Remember Dallas Tolson from my last blog post? Today he and fellow local surfer Brett Barley helped rescue a Razorbill bird from the ocean. As I was taking photos of the surf, I see Dallas through my lens playing with the bird in the water, I was puzzled the bird was letting him get so… Continue reading Surfers Rescue Razorbill Bird at the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse, Outer Banks Photographer
Meet Dallas Tolson, a local sponsored surfer, you may have met if you visited the Old Lighthouse Beach. You can spot Dallas’ stoke from across the beach with his contagious smile and good vibes. This afternoon February 20, 2018 it was 72 degrees with 53 degree water temps, felt like spring. Dallas shared the Atlantic… Continue reading Cape Hatteras Lighthouse, Dolphins Surfing, Outer Banks Photographer
February 6, 2018 I was asked to document the Cape Hatteras Secondary School’s surf club, after school surf session. The waves were little but fun, it looked liked the students all had a great time in the water. The surf club was started this past fall of 2017 when Mr. Clayton Tiderman joined the staff… Continue reading After School Sessions with the Cape Hatteras Secondary School Surf Club, Growing Up Island