Pern's Ponderings

Check here periodically for my musings on photography. In this space, we'll explore how I achieved particular photographs, tips and tricks to get the most out of your camera or even just my thoughts on the world at large. 

Crowd Control

 A surfer finds some space for one of the best rides of the day Saturday at Narragansett Town Beach in Rhode Island. 

A surfer finds some space for one of the best rides of the day Saturday at Narragansett Town Beach in Rhode Island. 

Decent swells, great weather and a calamari festival brought out big crowds to Narragansett Pier on Saturday, including dozens of surfers at the Town Beach. Closeouts and crowded waters led to a lot of short rides, but smiles were abundant in the bay as Rhode Islanders soaked up one of the few remaining days of great weather before preparing for the winter surf season.