Category Archives: Sunrise

Akumal Sunrise on the Rocks

On my recent visit to Akumal in the Mayan Riviera, I would wake up before sunrise every day to try and get a nice shot. I was not having very much luck as most days it was either raining or very hazy. It wasn’t until my final day when all the elements finally came together […]

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Havana Malecon

I was up pretty early to catch the sunrise along the famed malecon (seawall) of Havana. I rose about an hour before dawn and made my way along the malecon while the waves crashed mightily against the rocks.  After I finished taking photos of the sunrise I turned to leave and loved the scene that […]

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The Sun Rises Over La Habana

I had heard prior to my arrival in La Habana that the waves had been crashing onto the Malecón (seawall) with much more force than usual. So naturally, on my first day in the city, I awoke before dawn to trek out along the 8 km long Malecón looking for some good photo opportunities. Sure […]

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Welcome to Playa!

Have you been to Playa del Carmen?  When I first discovered it in 1994, it was just a sleepy little fishing village down on the Yucatan coast. Now, it’s a chic beach destination with trendy bars and plenty of beautiful people. This particular day, I woke up before dawn thinking I would be the only […]

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