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Courtney Burton - Hermosa Beach Photo: www.ChuckEspinoza.com

The end of summer

This summer was epic. Thanks to global warming and El Niño we had an amazing summer with 70° water temps for five months. This shoot with Courtney was my last ocean shoot for the season.  Continue Reading →


My love of the ocean

Over the past two years I have been able to combine my love of the ocean with my photography. Recently the question was posed to me about what I love outside of photography. This past week it dawned on me that the answer is the ocean.   Continue Reading →

Mayberry in LA


Mayberry is a fictional community that was the setting for two popular American television sitcoms, The Andy Griffith Show and Mayberry R.F.D.

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The homogenization of art

Last week I sat down for my first professional portfolio review. Up to this point I’ve only had a couple of photography consultants review and edit my work. Continue Reading →

More lessons learned shooting in the water with my Aquatech

As with any new piece of equipment I like to spend enough time using it so that when it comes time for a commercial job I am familiar with the issues and know how to overcome them.  Continue Reading →

My Aquatech and 5D settings

I recently bought an Aquatech underwater housing for my 5D Mark III. I spent a lot of time researching the system but what I couldn’t find in my research was practical advice on what would be the best camera settings before I locked it away in the housing. Continue Reading →

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