Hatteras Island News · Hatteras Island Weather and Storms · Sunset

Avon Harbor Sunset, Ghost Town Mid Tourist Season, August 2, 2017, Off Grid, Power Outage 2017

I rode my bike to the harbor this evening to watch the sunset over Pamlico Sound. Temperatures are in the the low 70’s and low humidity with no wind. The slick calm harbor was reflective of the wicked sunset. The island is still off grid running on generators while the cable lines are spliced and… Continue reading Avon Harbor Sunset, Ghost Town Mid Tourist Season, August 2, 2017, Off Grid, Power Outage 2017

Family Portraits · Lifestyle

Frisco Ramp 40, Family Portraits, Frisco, Hatteras Island, North Carolina, Cape Hatteras National Seashore

On July 6, 2017 I met the Morris family from Maryland at Ramp 40 in Frisco. We drove out on the beach together for their family session. The wind was 14 mph during our session with a sunlit hazy Frisco skyline. Reece and his little sister Sienna were adorable to photograph during our session.  Please… Continue reading Frisco Ramp 40, Family Portraits, Frisco, Hatteras Island, North Carolina, Cape Hatteras National Seashore

Lifestyle · Maternity

Maternity Portraits at Cape Hatteras Lighthouse, Buxton, North Carolina

On May 6, 2017 I met Austin and Gabriella at the Old Lighthouse Beach to capture their maternity session. After the storms that rolled through the island the day before, clouds rolled in providing us with a perfect sunset backdrop. Their love story is quite sweet. The first time Gabbie ever laid eyes on Austin… Continue reading Maternity Portraits at Cape Hatteras Lighthouse, Buxton, North Carolina

Hatteras Island Weather and Storms · Sunset

Angry Atlantic ocean meets route 12 once again at sunset, Cape Hatteras Motels, April 17, 2016

High tide this evening brought the Atlantic ocean onto route 12 once again. The cool color contrasts of the sky with the reflections of the ocean and sunset made for a eerie picturesque photo shoot with the Cape Hatteras Motel’s. Although it is sad to see the coastal erosion at this narrow piece of the… Continue reading Angry Atlantic ocean meets route 12 once again at sunset, Cape Hatteras Motels, April 17, 2016

OBX Events

Outer Banks North Carolina and Hatteras Island from above the coast. OBX aerial sunrise tour.

I have always wanted to photograph Hatteras Island and the Outer Banks of North Carolina, from a birds eye view. Thanks to OBX Airplanes LLC, I was finally able to photograph some landmarks on the island this past Saturday, March 5, 2016. I was fortunate enough to bring my daughter Emma along for the experience… Continue reading Outer Banks North Carolina and Hatteras Island from above the coast. OBX aerial sunrise tour.

OBX Events

Ground breaking ceremony for the new Herbert C. Bonner Bridge. Today March 8, 2016 history was made in Dare County, North Carolina.

Today March 8, 2016 goes down in history here in Dare County, North Carolina, the Herbert C. Bonner Bridge groundbreaking ceremony. It was an honor and a privilege to attend history in the making. People from all over the Outer Banks and Hatteras Island came to attend the monumental event. A contract was recently awarded… Continue reading Ground breaking ceremony for the new Herbert C. Bonner Bridge. Today March 8, 2016 history was made in Dare County, North Carolina.

Fishing · Fishing Hatteras Island · Sunset

Cape Point, Ramp 43, March 1, 2016, Sunset

Tonight we pretty much had the Point to ourselves during sunset! With the exception of a handful of fisherman catching some dog sharks. Cape Point is where the north and south swell meet. Due to the two currents colliding, the Point is a great spot for shell hunting Often time referred to as the end… Continue reading Cape Point, Ramp 43, March 1, 2016, Sunset