Offshore Breeze

© Craig D. Minton

Offshore Breeze

Uploaded: November 26, 2012


Central Coast Swell. 1/1500 sec, f/5.6, ISO 320, 70-200 2.8L with 2X extender. Water temperature 56 degrees.


Jack Gaskin November 27, 2012


Looks as if I will not get a look at the Barrier Beach's till spring but I'm sure the ENTIRE FIRE ISLAND SURF LINE HAS BEEN PERMANENTLY ALTERED .

Jack #1500526

Carol Quina level-classic November 28, 2012

Love this surf silhouette! the colors are great too! #10437403

Martha R. Mazon level-classic November 29, 2012

Wonderful action shot, Craig! I love the silhouette of the surfer against that translucent blue-green water! #10438701

Robert K. Bemus level-classic November 29, 2012

Great cold water catch, Craig!!
They keep saying it's gonna be big here but only about 4' max so far...hope you don't get too much weather with the swell up there... #10438786

Carol L. Fowler December 28, 2012

Beautiful Finalist! Congrats! #10486018

Robert K. Bemus level-classic December 28, 2012

Congratulations on a great Finalist, Craig!!
I'm hearing rumors about some surf...will probably just surf since Tamron can't repair my 200-500 lens... #10486159

Phyllis A. Houghton level-deluxe January 02, 2013

Congrats on a beautiful Finalist! #10495739

Merna L. Nobile January 20, 2013

January is a month of reflection for me, I remember how privileged I was to observe all the outstanding work and beautiful photographs of the past year. For the last time this year, I would be honored to congratulate you for your spectacular work and willingness to share with all of us, Happy New Year, Merna Nobile

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