Theater of the Bizarre

Rob Gilley

Previously in denial about his photographic past, Rob Gilley now rummages through his trove of mediocrity.

Along the interface of ocean and land--where two worlds collide--unusual things can happen, and no better medium exists to capture these moments than still photography. Witness, if you will, six bizarre situations harvested and frozen from time's continuum, now bottled forever for all to see...

CJ Hobgood's one-footed flamingo at the Wedge. Photo: Gilley

Some surfers take the North Shore Circus a little too seriously. Photo: Gilley

Surprise global warming drill at Pipeline. Photo: Gilley

Brad Gerlach, and the itch he could never scratch. Photo: Gilley

Dan Malloy hits the Todos panga ejector button. Photo: Gilley

Air traffic issues in Central California. Photo: Gilley