Last September, the editor of Encinitas Magazine called to see if I’d be interested in writing and shooting a feature for their first issue that was launching in November.

The magazine has released two issues so far, and I’ve contributed a feature story to each.

Issue #1: November/December 2014

1.1 Cover

My story on Seaside Market:



Issue #2: February/March 2015

2.1 Cover

My story on VG Donut & Bakery:



Last Friday the magazine threw a launch party at Pannikin Coffee & Tea. Here’s Chris Cote, Editor in Chief, making his speech:


Image via @pannikintony


From l-r: lovely woman who’s name I can’t remember, Chris Cote, Tim Wrisley (owner/publisher of Carlsbad and Encinitas Magazines), Michelle Wadley Dastyck (ad sales rep for both magazines), me and Kirk.

See a few more shots from the party here –> Kyle Thomas Photography. ☼