Manhattan Beach, California

Intensity
Intensity

December 20, 2016 - Another warm and beautiful day comes to close. The clouds were picking up the last light and the wet sand was catching the reflections. I angled my camera slightly to match the straking clouds and capture the Manhattan Beach Pier, Catalina, and Palos Verdes Peninsula in one stunnning image. Available Sizes: 40" x 60"; 32" x 48"; 24" x 36"; 16" x 24" Limited Edition - 75

Eternal Window
Eternal Window

November 14, 2015 - Clear warm fall and winter days provide stunning light long after the sun has set. Coupled with a low tide create an amazing scene beneath the Manhattan Beach Pier. Positioning my self to capture the cresent moon, using a long exposure to bring out the details in the pier but maintain colors the sky was giving. The result is like looking through an eternal window to the horizon. Available Sizes: 40" x 60"; 32" x 48"; 24" x 36"; 16" x 24" Limited Edition - 75

Swept Away
Swept Away

August 29, 2013 - Exceptional cloud activity, clear skies at the horizon for light, and receding waves make it appear we're being swept out to sea. Fear not. Look closely and see the paddle boarders handle the conditions easily. Available Sizes: 40" x 60"; 32" x 48"; 24" x 36"; 16" x 24" Limited Edition - 75

Twilight Fishing
Twilight Fishing

November 5, 2012 - A warm fall day with no onshore flow, wispy clouds offshore, and fishing boats on the horizon. Just fortunate to live in such a beautiful area and having the opportunity to photograph it. This is the first of two images from that day. Available Sizes: 40" x 60"; 32" x 48"; 24" x 36"; 16" x 24" Limited Edition - 75

Malibu Glow
Malibu Glow

July 18, 2012 - One of the most amazing sunsets I've seen in the South Bay. This is the first of two images from that day. The day had a tropical feel to it with a little rain, then the skies light up moments after sunset and gave a spectacular but short lived show. Note the yellow glow over the Santa Monica Mountains above Malibu. This image was taken approximately two minutes after the sun had set. Available Sizes: 40" x 60"; 32" x 48"; 24" x 36"; 16" x 24" Limited Edition - 350

Red Stream
Red Stream

July 18, 2012 - This is the second of two images from that day. The soft red and yellow glow have transformed into a manjenta with just the cloud edges reflecting most of the color. The waves were creating a substantial amount of foam as they washed up on the share. Just an absolutely stunning day! Available Sizes: 32" x 48"; 24" x 36"; 20" x 30"; 16" x 24" Limited Edition - 350

Red Ocean
Red Ocean

September 22, 2012 - It is said the water takes on the color from the sky. It certainly was true on this day. Available Sizes: 40" x 60"; 32" x 48"; 24" x 36"; 16" x 24" Limited Edition - 100

Winter Solstice Starburst
Winter Solstice Starburst

December 20, 2012 - Ok, so I'm a day early, however the conditions were good for capturing a classic sun starburst through the pilings of the Manhattan Beach Pier. Available Sizes: 40" x 40"; 30" x 30"; 24" x 24"; 18" x 18" Limited Edition - 350

Red Orange Trail
Red Orange Trail

January 27, 2013 - Perfect setup for sunset colors; clear skies at the horizon, offshore cloud trail, and relativey calm seas. All the elements necessary to obtain rich colors and capture them off the wet sand. Off course having the pier in the foreground and Malibu in the background helps. This is the first of two images that day. Available Sizes: 30" x 60"; 24" x 48"; 18" x 36";12" x 24" Limited Edition - 350

Lavender Twilight
Lavender Twilight

January 27, 2013 - Who would have guessed the blue skies and bright red clouds would morph into this beautiful lavender twilight. I sure didn't, but that's why I stick around long after the sun has set; you never know what you're going to get. Taken approximately 20 minutes after the sun set. The second of two images that day. Available Sizes: 30" x 60"; 24" x 48"; 18" x 36"; 12" x 24" Limited Edition - 350

Yellow Overhang
Yellow Overhang

October 9, 2012 - Low clouds hanging over Manhattan Beach pier capture the last yellow glow of the setting sun. Available Sizes: 40" x 60"; 32" x 48"; 24" x 36"; 16" x 24" Limited Edition - 75

Gateway
Gateway

November 4, 2012 - A beautiful warm indian summer day comes to a close with a clear and colorful sunset. Each span of the pier acts like a gateway to the fishing boats offshore. The low tide make a wonderful compliment to catch reflections of lights and the Manhattan Beach Pier. Available Sizes: 30" x 60"; 24" x 48"; 18" x 36"; 12" x 24" Limited Edition - 75

Twilight Clouds
Twilight Clouds

October 11, 2012 - Early afternoon rains gave way to partly cloudy skies for a dramatic sunset picture. Available Sizes: 40" x 60"; 32" x 48"; 24" x 36"; 16" x 24" Limited Edition - 75