January 12, 2016 - El Nino Shows Face

El Nino has been pretty dormant for us over here in Southern California until recently.  Last week we saw lots of rain and loads of snow in the mountains and up north.  The surf forecast looks promising for the rest of the month with decent sized surf on tap almost everyday. 

Just a short drive from my house in Venice is a break that barrels on bigger days.  Usually you are not likely to make it out of one, but they sure are fun to shoot!  Here is a glimpse of what I shot this day...