Photographing the California Coastline

posted on 5th of april, 2017

Since moving to California seven years ago it has been my mission to visit as much of the coastline as possible. “Every weekend’s a vacation!” My love for the beach, the ocean, the birds and fish that live there, the flowers and plants that grow there, and the sun that rises and sets there, has enticed me to walk barefoot in the sand, splash in the waves, share my picnic with the birds, relax with the yellow and orange skies, and to stop and smell the roses. But to be able to capture it all on film (well digital) has been my greatest inspiration, since I have a degenerative eye disease and would like to “see it all before I can’t”. To make it even more special, I can share my experiences and memories through photographs that the whole world can see on Dreamstime.com.


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Posted by Debratos on April 06, 2017
Thank you for all the nice compliments @Blueorchidskies @Egomezta @FabioConcetta @Elenshi @Philipmorch. I enjoyed looking at all your collections as well. Everyone has their own little twist on photography, it's so nice to see. Yes I am very lucky to be able to walk the beach within 20 minutes. I do love California!
Posted by Blueorchidskies on April 06, 2017
Very nice!
Posted by Egomezta on April 06, 2017
Congratulations, you have amazing and very beautiful images.

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About me

Five years ago I was diagnosed with a rare degenerative eye disease; macular telangiectasia. It was devastating news but I refused to let it stop me from living my life to its fullest. I joined a research group from the most prestigious eye institute in the USA, I volunteered to receive the latest and greatest investigational treatments and I set out to "see" the world before it was too late. One of the most recent and best things I did was to purchase a Canon 5D Mark III digital camera. The eye and the camera lens are very similar, especially when they work together and cre... [Read more]

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