Wave of the day at Scarborough Beach
Andy Deguara picks up wave of the day // Scarborough Beach on Thu 22.09.2011
Another year older. Not sure about wiser! I'm still getting over the party on Saturday night…the body just doesn’t recover like a 21 year old's!! I got heaps of great presents. Absolutely stoked!  


A moment in the sun...old mate Kev
A moment in the sun…old mate Kev
There were a couple of good days of waves last week. Funny that you can be 1 kay down the beach where the banks are working or the other way and it's crud. Scarborough was the pick of the bunch from what I saw. This will probably change again after the wild weather that has pumped the coast over the weekend. Lots of sand movement.


Surfer caught up in big backwash at Trigg Beach
Backwash slap // Trigg Beach on Sat 10.09.2011
Mrs Coops has been interstate for a few days so I've had a couple of little helpers out on my shoots. Last time, my "assistants" tried to take over the water housing and flippers and basically caused chaos. This time I kept them in front of the lens. Little posers they are! That's one way to keep them "out of the way".


This good...just over a week ago, Surfing Photo
It was this good…just over a week ago!! // Spot X on Thu 25.08.2011
Dark clouds hang overhead in Western Australia today…literally and metaphorically. The whole surfing community's thoughts go out to the young bodyboarder taken by a shark near The Farm in Bunker Bay yesterday. It's a time to reflect and make sure that you're getting everything out of life that you can. Live every day to the max!

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I had never considered hiring a photographer to go with me on a surf trip or even for a day at the beach.  In my mind this is only something the pro's would do. I kept asking my wife, Zoe, to come down and take a few photos of me on some waves. I

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