Date, Tide, Temperature, Conditions

Del Mar, circa the Seventies. View from Sea Grove Park. Photo by Jim Lischer.

Date: Summer, 1978
Tides: Low 6:26, High 1:20
Temp: Air 70, Water 68
Conditions: 5–6 Perfect

As he straddled his bright pink surfboard, legs dangling into the water on either side, eyes fixed on the horizon, Jon had a split-second decision to make. A swell…



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Josh Rose

Josh Rose


Josh S. Rose is a filmmaker, photographer, artist and writer. Writing about creator life and observations on culture.