Hermosa Beach Pier - A Clear Day!
Hermosa Beach Pier on a clear day!! Cold and quiet! Mike Hope
Waiting by Mike Hope
A high tide on a windy NWesterly breeze in Redondo Beach
Tonys Split Tone Fuji by Mike Hope
Tony's with a split tone
Stormy fish Redondo by Mike Hope
Stormy Redondo Pier by Mike Hope
Under The light by Mike Hope
A rework of an earlier post with a little detail extraction and vibrance to give it a bit more pop! #sonyalpha
Waiting for the Surf
a shot on windy day on redondo Beach into the sun lots of spray and surf...
Stormy on Redondo
Stormy weekend on Redondo Pier
An Hermosa afternoon by Mike Hope
Taken on a walk about this December with the Sony A7Rii and an old FD 28mm Canon Lens
Soft Reflection Redondo Harbor by Mike Hope
weekend walk around the pier trying A&Rii with wide angle and multi exposure app
Hermosa Beach 28mm FD Canon by Mike Hope
Taken this afternoon on the Sony AR7ii with an old 28mm CAnon FD lens.
Gulls on Beach BW by Mike Hope
A walk on Hermosa a few weeks ago with the Sony A7Rii. Really liking it and was using an old Canon FD 28mm. Still my favorite.
Afternoon on the Beach by Mike Hope
Taken with the Sony AR7ii and an old FD 28mm manual Canon lens
Gulls on Sand
Taken with old FD 28mm on Sony A7Rii on Hermosa Beach, California
Hermosa Under Pier B&W by Mike Hope
Under Hermosa Pier with Sony AR7ii and old Canon 28mm FD lens.
Sun on Pier by Mike Hope
A shot into the sun with old Canon FD 28mm on Sony A7Rii
Footprints on Hermosa
Taken at the weekend with old Canon FD 28mm lens on new Sony AR7ii
ManhattanPier with two tankers by Mike Hope
A photo from last weekend taken with the Sony A7Rii and an old Canon FD 28mm manual lens
Christmas Lights Manhattan Pierby Mike Hope
Taken yesterday evening just after sunset on Manhattan Pier
Flow of the Pelican by Mike Hope
Pelicans flying along the beach today. Caught with old 100-300mm Canon FD on a Sony a6000
Just Another Sunset by Mike Hope
Another shot from last Sunday on the pier. This has more color and warmth! Also I think the seagul adds some depth and movement,
Tony's BW by Mike Hope
Old Tony's Restaurant on Redondo Pier
No way of theWave by Mike Hope
Lots of watery stuff and some waves
Man Pier Surf by Mike Hope
A shot at the weekend with old FD 28mm canon on Sony A7Rii.
Evening Sun by Mike Hope
Just before sunset on Redondo Beach Pier,
Go the Distance by Mike Hope
Taken on Redondo Pier with Sony AR7ii and old Canon 75-200mm FD
Surfer at Manhattan Bech from the Pier
A surfer on Manhattan Beach
Bikes on Pier
Two bikes on Redondo Pier near some old pics of the pier from the 20's. Taken with an old FD Canon 28mm on Sony A7Rii in manual mode.
Under Pier by Mike Hope
A shot of under the pier with soft midnight effect applied in post
Manhattan Beach surrealist
Taken from the Manhattan Beach Pier on a slightly overcast Saturday. Taken with 12 mm wide angle on Sony a6000
Christmas on Manhattan Pier
Quick shot on way home at Manhattan Beach Pier
Christmas on the Pier Manhattan by Mike Hope
Another take on Manhattan Pier... Happy Holidays!!
Old Tony's Redondo Pier
Old Tony's Redondo Pier - shot hand held with Canon EOS-M. Early evening.
Trying out an old FD28mm
Tony's by Mike Hope
Old Tony's on the pier, Redondo Beach. Taken while waiting for the sunset that came and went. Hand held single shot with Sony a6000 and 35/1.8
Cantina Real - Hermosa Beach - Mike Hope
Cantina Real Restaurant - Pier Ave - Hermosa Beach - Mike Hope - Cropped with HDR Post
Pier Redondo Beach by Mike Hope
Shot on the Sony AR7Rii wide angle multi exposure app (40) to smooth the waves
Manhattan Strand 2 by Mike Hope
Manhattan Beach Strand looking south from above the bike path
Redondo Flags Mike Hope
S. Pier Life Guard Hut by Mike Hope
Lifeguard hut on the south side of Manhattan Pier on the beginning of a stormy day.
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On the bike path at Manhattan Beach
Maggie May and Cedric the Seagull
A female pirate skeleton on Redondo Beach Board walk on a sailboat. Part of a very clever display...
Old Tony's by Mike Hope
First walk around with new Sony A7-Rii. Bright morning on the pier. Used an old 40mm Canon with auto focus converter and worked like a charm.
Place Bottle Here by Mike Hope
Classic BelAir with Coka Cola bottle holder on Redondo Beach Pier
Redondo Pier Sunset by Mike Hope
A sunset on Redondo Pier with a little soft focus and warmth added.
The Pier Usunder by Mike Hope
Under the Pier at Manhattan
Rusty's racing by Mike Hope
Side door of old classic with Rusty's Racing on the side
Manhattan Pier Sunset
Manhattan Pier Sunset
Kincaids on the Pier by Mike Hope
Kincaids on Redondo Pier
Peer under the Pier
Manhattan Beach pier
The Path to Power by Mike Hope
On the road to power. Heading towards Dockweiler Beach past the Scattergood Power Plant.
Stack of Power by Mike Hope
Power Stack at the Scattergood Power Plant near Manhattan Beach, California
Power Path B&W
This is a second rendition of the Power Station with more contrast and and enhancement to bring out a more dramatic look especially in the sky and building.
On the Rocks B&W by Mike Hope
On the Rocks in Manhattan Beach, California, Stormy weekend
Sector 9 Long Boards Black & White
Sector 9 Skateboard seats at the Watermans, Hermosa Beach
Umbrellas at small cafe near Dockweiler State Beach. Just liked the light coming through!
Manhattan the Pier by Mike Hope
Manhattan the Pier by Mike Hope just before the storms
Redondo Beach Pier - Mike Hope
A windy day in Redondo Beach by Mike Hope
Redondo Beach Life Guard Post
Redondo Beach Life Guard Post at twilight. Taken on January 1st, 2013. Hand held Canon EOS-M
Sunset Redondo Pier Sails by Mike Hope
A picture taken around sunset of the metal sail sculptures on Redondo Beach Pier. I just liked the pattern and color here. Hope you like it too...
Whale Watchers Ticket Booth
Whale watch and Voyager ticket booth on Redondo Pier
Dark Pier - Mike Hope
Taken by Manhattan Pier this morning and a little post work in Lightroom. Nice day for a bike ride!!
Fun Factory - Mike Hope - Redondo Pier
Have Fun at the Factory!! Redondo Beach by Mike Hope
Rodondo with the 16-35mm.
Picture the Sunset by Mike Hope
The sunsetv at Manhattan old camera style
Santa Monica Sign by Mike Hope
A shot of the Santa Monica Pier sign as we were crossing over.
George Freeth Sufer
"The man who walked the water"
Old Tony's at Sunset by Mike Hope
Old Tony's at sunset on Redondo Pier
Kincaids by Mike Hope
Multi shot merge of Kincaids on Redondo Beach Pier shot this morning with the Sony a6000
Chalk n Bench by Mike Hope
Walking round Redondo Pier thought the scrubbed and faded chalk made an interesting effect. Used 200-300 mm old FD lens on Canon 6D
R-10 Social House Mike Hope
Shot with old Canon FD 200-300mm L on 6D
Tim Kelly - Surfer - Memorial Bronze
Tim Kelly - Surfer Memorial Bronze. Taken in Hermosa Beach at the end of Pier Avenue. A really clear day with the fluffy clouds like wings to Tim Kelly. Best South Bay Surfer and Youth worker, Tim Kelly lived from 1940 to 1964
Redondo Pier Just before sunset
Redondo Pier Sunset by Mike Hope
Redondo Beach Suset shot from the other side of the pier with the Canon EOS-M 22mm
Enjoy Malibu Mike Hope
Enjoy Malibu. Paradise Cove, 28128 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, CA 90265
Morgan-23 3 wheeler
Morgan 3 wheeler on Redondo Beach. Beautiful example of this collectors edition
Old Manhattan Pier
Manhattan Pier, Film Noir effect in the old black and white film look
Abalone Cove Palos Verdes
Abalone Cove Palos Verdes. A little wild and sometimes lonely! Near to the old Marine Land and now the terranea spa Hotel complex..
Palm & Trees
Test of the three shot bracket on 35mm 1.8
Hot Rod by Mike Hope
Classic Hot Rod on redondo Pier
The Smoke Shop
Back door to Camel - The Smoke Shop - Mike Hope
Lonely Lifeguard by Mike Hope
Lifeguard hut on 8th in Manhattan Beach on a stormy weekend. Hardly anyone on the beach!!
Bench Color Sail Seat
A bench in the Riviera in Redondo Beach
Off Duty by Mike Hope (of )
Lifeguard hut on Redondo beach with old Canon FD 300 mm hence narrow field of view for the close effect.
Surfs Up - Mike Hope
Caution Surfs Up sign on Redondo Beach Promenade by Mike Hope
Coke by Mike Hope
An old coke can I cannot abandon! I don't know why but it speaks to me!!
Manhattan Beach Bike Path
Manhattan Beach Bike Path Sunday afternoon.
Just the Pier - Mike-Hope
One more. Can't seem to go past the pier without taking a shot!!
Lifeguard Station by Mike Hope (of )
Lifeguard station on Redondo Beach with the power station in the background. Taken with an old 200-300mm FD Lens on Canon 6D
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A Sunday Bike Ride on the beach in Manhattan
Show me the way by Mike Hope
Travel distance sign in Redondo Pier taken with Sony A7Rii and given blur and B&W
Slant on Manhattan Pier
A shot of Manhattan Pier taken last Suturday. The light on the ocean was good and there was only a small swell. The slant gives it a sort of motion and the angle almost a 3D effect.
Splash -Mike Hope
Just hanging around the Pier and shot this then reduced clarity to give it a glow effect.
Under the Pier - Hermosa Beach
Under the Pier - Hermosa Beach, California, by Mike Hope on a clear morning walk...
Under the Pier - Hermosa Beach - Mike Hope
Taken on a clear and cold day (for CA) under the Pier in Hermosa Beach
Redondo Riviera - Store
A store in the Hollywood Riviera area of Redondo Beach=h on Catalina Avenue.
Lou E Luey's Boardwalk - Redondo Beach Mike Hope
Lou E Luey's on the Boardwalk, Redondo Beach. This was the old banquet hall. Now closed. Took this at the weekend with the Fuji -X20 and post grunge HDR effect.
George Freeth - Redondo Pier - Mike Hope
"Father of Modern Surfing" Bronze on Pier - George Freeth
Manhattan Pier - HDR - B&W
Manhattan Pier taken with the fujifilm X-20 and tone worked in Photomatix to give it an HDR effect
Summer of Color 2010 - Mike Hope
Redondo Beach Summer of Color by Mike Hope
Ruby Life Guard Hut Slim Crop
Life Guard Hut - Mike Hope
Shot into the sun on cloudy day on Redondo Beach. Moody feel with HDR effect by Mike Hope
Sector9 - LongBoards RED - Mike Hope
Sector9 Long Boards with red filter treatment by Mike Hope
Sector Nine - Longboards
Sector Nine Boards. Part of a seat outside the Watermans on Hermosa Beach
Turn To Clear Vision - Redondo Pier - Mike Hope
Bi-Nocular Telescope on Redondo Beach Pier.
Fun Factory B&W - Redondo Beach - Pier - Mike Hope
Fun Factory Sign Redondo Beach Pier
Fun Factory - Redondo Pier - Mike Hope
The Fun Factory on Redondo Beach Pier by Mike Hope
Redondo Beach Waterfront - Mike Hope
Street sign at Redondo Beach Pier by Mike Hope
Steamed on Request Male or Female - Mike Hope
Local crabs male or female steamed on request. Sign on Redondo Pier Boardwalk by Mike Hope
Got Tickets! Mike Hope
Photo of Ticket Booth for Boat Rides by Mike Hope
Whirley Thing - Redondo Pier - Mike Hope
Kites and colorful windmills on Redondo Beach Pier. Now called Redondo Landing
Make The Call!! Mike Hope!
A little Disconnected!! Phone Booth Redondo Beach by Mike Hope
High Voltage - Mike Hope
High Voltage sign on a doorway on Redondo Beach Pier
Redondo Beach - Mike Hope
Clear day in Redondo Beach with the Pier in the distance.
Enter At Your Own Risk Mike Hope
Sign given some metal grunge treatment with the ocean in the background
Old Coke Can kicking around Redondo Beach by Mike Hope
Parking Level 7 or is it a Squid? - Mike Hope
A wall painting on Redondo Beach pier parking structre given a Cubist treatment in post. Using SmartPhoto editor.
Victoria Scales Weigh Machine - Redondo Pier - Mike Hope
A Weigh Machine with a little Sin City Filter on Redondo Pier by Mike Hope
No fun on the pier!!
Keep Off Splash Wall!! Who knows what will happen to you!!
Ruby St. Life Guard Hut- Redondo Beach - Mike Hope
Redondo Beach Life Guard Hut with a little HDR by Mike Hope. At the end of Ruby
Ruby Life Guard Off Duty
Ruby Life Guard Off Duty
Summer of Color 3 - Mike Hope
Redondo Beach Life guard hut
Summer of Color - Mike Hope
Redondo Beach Life Guard Hut
Summer of Color 2
Redondo Beach Life Guard hut
The Bikini Shop - Mike Hope
Bikini and Towel shop in Venice Beach California
BandShell Wall Art, Veterans Park, Redono Beach
Alas the Bandshell has now been demolished along with the Mural and is no longer there!! This is an extract from the City of Redondo...Created by Los Angeles artist Ray Constantine, the panoramic three-sided Bandshell includes the magnificent old Hotel Redondo, a beach scene with bathing beauties, a Pacific Electric red car, various ladies and gentlemen out for an afternoon stroll, and the old downtown. (Copyright © 2001-2008, City of Redondo Beach)
The Ice Cream Cart - Mike Hope
An old ice cream cart and bicycle for sale in a small English village. Not there this year! Haslemere
Manhattan Beach Pier
Under Manhattan Beach Pier with the handy Fuji X-20
Wave on Rocks - Mike Hope
Abalone cove, Palos Verdes, on a windy day with surf breaking over the rocks
Red Ford Hot-Rod
Red Ford Hot-Rod taken on Hermosa Pier with the Canon EOS-M hand held
George Freeth by Mike Hope
George Freeth famous Amirican surfer and lifeguard accredited with ieveloping the rescue paddleboard and the rescue can.
Hermosa Skate Board Crew
Lucky to get this as I was waiting for OMOE shot for KujajA. Just before 2:00 PM on the 21st. So I quickly got it in.
Surf Board out side of the Life Guard hut on Redondo
Sector Nine Longboard seats. Watermans, Hermosa Beach
Windy Day at Redondo by mike Hope
Walking along Redondo Esplanade on a windy afternoon in April
Color Spin by Mike Hope
A whirly wind thing on the beach
Weight for It by Mike Hope
Weighing machine on redondo Pier
redondo beach old zoom by Mike Hope
Taken with an old 100-300mm FD L Canon lens hand held on Sony A7Rii
EmptyPier by Mike-Hope
Cold morning on the pier. No one about
Colorful Lady on Steps
A quick shot caught walking along the boardwalk this afternoon of a colorful lady on the mosaic tiled steps
Another Seagull Afternoon by Mike Hope
A rework on the seagulls on the strand taken with Sony A7Rii and old Canon 28 mm FD lens.
Stepping the Beach by Mike Hope
a 24-70mm L series canon shot
End of the Trail Route 66
Route 66 End of Trail sign on Santa Monica Pier California
Annenberg Beach House by Mike Hope
Walk along the sands from Santa Monica Pier to the Annenberg Beach House.
Life Guards Manhattan by Mike Hope
Manhattan Beach Life Guards Saturday
Stormy Day Manhattan Pier by Mike Hope
Stormy Weekend in November on Manhattan Beach. The holiday lights have been put up and the star can be seen up on the top.
Lone surfer by Mike Hope
walking on the windy beach near Manhattan caught a lone surfer.
Cape Meares Lighthouse by Mike Hope
Cape Meares Lighthouse on the Oregon coast about 10 miles from Tillamook. Arch Cape is also close by and Cannon Beach.
Hermosa Pier B&W by Mike Hope
Take with an old 24 mm f/2.8 Canon on Sony A7Rii into the sun at f/16-22
Hermosa Pier by Mike Hope
An afternoon walk along Hermosa and Manhattan Beach at the weekend. Just shooting into the sun with an old Canon FD 24mm manual f/2.8 on the Sony A7Rii
Roller by Mike Hope
Shot up of Roller Coaster in Santa Monica. Dropped red filter
Fun at Santa Monica by Mike Hope
Black and white of Santa Monica Fair Ground Rides
Pier on Duotone by Mike Hope
A picture of Hermosa Pier with a lightroom duotone filter applied. The shot was done toward the sun for the silhouette effect and high contrast look.
Pelicans By Mike Hope
Walking on Hermosa beach after the rains and caught this line of pelicans flying by
London in Hermosa by Mike Hope (of )
Taken near Hermosa Pier with an old Canon 40 mm on a Sony A7Rii and used lightroom filter for pop.
Hermosa Sandelings by Mike Hope
Shot of some Sanderlings chasing food on the Hermosa Beach seashore
London in Redondo by Mike Hope
A multi timed exposure to soften the water and cloud giving a smooth effect and cutting out the motion of people.
Old B&W Coke Can by Mike Hope
My old favorite Coke can that i just reworked with a duo filter for background effect to give the wall and surface more definition and grungy look.
King Harbor from Shade Hotel by Mike Hope
A shot from the top of the new Shade Hotel on Harbor Drive Redondo Beach
Wyland Whales by Mike Hope
From the site: REDONDO BEACH, CA--Laguna Beach artist, Wyland, who has built an empire on the ecology of the ocean, made it his goal some years ago to create whale murals around the globe. His Redondo Beach Whaling Wall depicts 12 migrating whales. http://www.seecalifornia.com/art/redondo-beach-wyland-whale-mural.html
Sunset Hermosa by Mike Hope
Driving home this evening and jumped out to catch a few shots of the sunset. Lovely clouds!! Hope you like it.
Hermosa Sunset nd by Mike Hope (of )
Taken on the way home yesterday evening
Hermosa Sunset 22nd ST 2 by Mike Hope (of )
Taken on the way home yesterday evening when passing through Hermosa Beach
Pier Surfer one soft by Mike Hope
Taken one weekend in Hermosa Beach looking toward Manhattan. I believe it was the old FD 28mm Canon FD on the Sony A7Rii
Galaxy NTerranea by Mike Hope
Taken Saturday afternoon on cell phone as I didn't have my camera with me. I did use a little Samsung wide angle attachment lens.
Santa Monica Pier
The Santa Monica Rides on the pier summer weekend.
Redondo Beach Spring by Mike Hope
Taken today walking around the beach using a DHG Super Circular polariser on the A7Rii
No Swimming on Rocks by Mike Hope
Taken on today's beach walk trying the DHG Super Circular Polariser
Hermosa Surf By Mike Hope
Surfing in Hermosa
Torrance Beach from Malaga by Mike Hope
Walking on a Sunday afternoon along Malaga Canyon looking toward Rat beach, and beyond so Santa Monica
body glove by mike_hope
The Body Glove boat in King Harbor Redondo Beach
manhattan surf competition
Walking on the prom Santa Monica by Mike Hope
Walking on the Beach Santa Monica California
Just Fishing by Mike Hope
Fishing on the pier old FD Canon L 100-300 mm lens manual
Redondo Palms Mike Hope
Bright Sky day in Redondo with a little grunge
Sunset N End Manhattan Gas by Mike Hope
Driving home into Manhattan Beach pulled into the gas station to take a quick shot!!
Sunset N End Manhattan Gas by Mike Hope (of )
Stopped at the gas station and took a quick shot just coming into Manhattan Beach.
Early Morning Redondo by Mike Hope
A walk around the pie with an old Canon FD 28mm 2.8
Hermosa Sunset nd St by Mike Hope
Driving home through Hermosa
Hermosa Sunset () nd St by Mike Hope
On way home stopped at 22nd street to take this shot just after sunset
Old Polly's by Mike Hope (of )
Picture of the old Polly's on the Pier, the weekend after they closed down for good. Sad days but they have opened on the boardwalk if you need a good breakfast!