Another January in Grand Cayman – The Cookout, Golf, and Diving

Here we went again, back to the Cayman Cookout in January for 4 days of culinary ridiculousness followed by a week of recovery, golfing and diving. As before, the headline chefs were the troika of Eric Ripert, Anthony Bourdain, and José Andrés. New this year was Lidia Bastianich, Rick Bayless, Daniel Boulud, Martin Picard, and […]

2013 Vacations

Grand Cayman 2013

Finally getting around to posting about our two major vacations this year! First off, to celebrate our 20th anniversary we were able to kickoff the year by going to Grand Cayman a week later in January than we had previously. This allowed us to attend the Cayman Cookout, an unbelievable four-day […]

Back to Grand Cayman, Jan 2012

We had such a great time, both above and below water, last year in Grand Cayman that we returned again in January. Staying at the Ritz Carlton again, Max was able to enjoy golfing, while Dave did five solid days of diving plus a half-day underwater photography course, given as a birthday present by his […]

Underwater Photography

I’ve been doing underwater photography since my very first years of diving in the early 1980’s, starting out with a Nikonos V and SB103 flash, and shooting FujiChrome. I’m now on my third digital setup with a Canon G12 and twin Inon strobes. I’ve published my more recent work on the website, but the photos […]

Travels 2010

Finally got pictures posted from two of our 2010 vacations. In January, we took a cruise aboard SilverSea’s Silver Shadow from Barbados to Ft. Lauderdale. In August, we escaped the New England heat wave to the cool Pacific Northwest coast of British Columbia. We flew into Victoria, spending four days there. Then we took […]