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Beach Getaways | Slowing down in Big Sur | Beach Magazine

Beach Getaways | Slowing down in Big Sur | Beach Magazine

This is a travel cover story published in the June 2013 ‘Beach Getaways’ edition of Beach Magazine…


Hermosa Beach | Exploring a new beat | Easy Reader News

Hermosa Beach | Exploring a new beat | Easy Reader News

Newsflash for everybody who doesn’t talk to me daily (you know who you are) or follow me on Instagram… I’m no longer the Easy Reader News Redondo Beach reporter. After over a year and a half covering Redondo, I relinquished the biggest beach city to a new reporter, and I was moved to Hermosa Beach. […]


On Assignment | Stunt Double | Easy Reader News

On Assignment | Stunt Double | Easy Reader News

Our special “Hollywood at the Beach” issue was topped off by a fun stunt double photo shoot with local photographer Bo Bridges…  


On Assignment | Busted by the cops | Easy Reader News

On Assignment | Busted by the cops | Easy Reader News

I spent a Saturday evening with the police and shot this picture of a minor that was busted for having a water bottle of rum. Unfortunately because of the subject, I wasn’t able to publish it in the paper- but I personally love it. His mom was called and showed up very angry…


Hollywood at the Beach | South Bay filming locations map | Beach Magazine

Hollywood at the Beach | South Bay filming locations map | Beach Magazine

Located just 15 miles from Hollywood, the South Bay has been the prime location choice for hundreds of movies and TV shows over the years. Almost daily a director molds our coastline to fit their storyline and landmarks are re-envisioned. For four seasons our ocean-side cities were the focus of the TV show “The O.C” […]


Dalai Lama crowd outtake

Dalai Lama crowd outtake

The Dalai Lama came to Long Beach and I had so much fun watching the crowd…


On Assignment | Palos Verdes View | Real Estate Photography

On Assignment | Palos Verdes View | Real Estate Photography

I photographed a magnificent view for a real estate agent the other night. L.A. can be pretty beautiful at night!


Hermosa Beach beauty

Hermosa Beach beauty

  I love Hermosa Beach…


Therapeutic Riding | Ride to Fly | Rancho Palos Verdes

Therapeutic Riding | Ride to Fly | Rancho Palos Verdes

I’m working on a story about therapeutic riding for our ‘health and fitness’ issue of Beach Magazine, and I’m having trouble editing 30 pictures down to 10. I think I’m going to have to cut one of my favorite images out of the story  (my friends and I call it ‘killing puppies’)… so I wanted […]


Death Valley for the New Year

John and I spent New Years at the Racetrack Playa in Death Valley. It was extremely cold- but definitely worth it! Racetrack Playa “sailing stones” The sailing stones are a geological phenomenon found in the Racetrack. The stones slowly move across the surface of the playa, leaving a track as they go, without human or […]