Author Archives: Bob Isenberg

About Bob Isenberg

Photographer of surfers and owner of Pacific Coast Peregrine Watch, 501(c)(3) educational nonprofit in Morro Bay, CA

Indian summer Nov. 4th

Spring suits in November? “Well, with 79 degree weather and water temps up a little…” “What the hell!  Put it on!  No body is going to take a picture this far away. Besides, I like my legs.” Below are some … Continue reading

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The season starts

If you have been wondering why there have been no recent postings on EBWOW, it is because my surf photography starts in the fall and runs through mid-spring. Late spring and summer, I monitor and photograph the peregrine falcons at … Continue reading

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Central Coast Surf Contest

The 28th Annual Big, Bad & Ugly surfing event is coming up next month, February 17-18, 2018. “Estero Bay Women On Water” has commissioned Joe’s Surfboards for a first place trophy long board. See below: I wanted it so any … Continue reading

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A New Year coming

These are photos through to December 30th. I wish I had more, but its hard to find girls that like big waves or cold days or no sun or no waves, so I am at their mercy. On another subject, … Continue reading

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Late August and September surfers

I have caught a couple of new faces in the surf, but a lot that you will remember if you follow this site. Enjoy. Keep a leash on it, Bob

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June and July surfers

Mostly small summer surf, some fog. Not a lot of out-of-towners yet, next couple of months should start to see more action. Enjoy yourself in these photos. Keep a leash on it.      Bob    

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Mornings are best May 1

Wind, white caps and 47 degree water means its spring time. At 8:00 AM, there were 20 surfers in the waves at Morro Rock, by 9:15 there were 2 surfers. Wind has been the main factor. Not all days are … Continue reading

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A break in the rains

A couple of warm days and we have women surfers in the water. The rains have slowed a bit, but so has the surf, mostly 3 to 4 feet with occasional sets to 6 plus feet. Some of the girls … Continue reading

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Big, Bad & Ugly

I just received a this TEXT as soon as I posted the last story this morning: “Due to unfavorable and unsafe conditions, we have canceled the BIG, BAD & UGLY. We will work on rescheduling if the forecasting models turn around … Continue reading

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High winds, high surf, heavy rain.

Everything that keeps all but the most hardy from surfing. By the end of January things started to clean up. I was able to get a few shots, just enough to keep the ones that did surf happy. I hope … Continue reading

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