Assisting in the Delivery of Sail and Power Yachts
USCG 100Ton Masters/Sailing Endorsement
Since learning to sail in the early 80's on Mahasset Bay, Long Island, I've kept the thrill of being on the water alive by being a part of the racing/cruising culture in Annapolis through the 90's to the present. My first career was in Commercial Advertising Photography and always wondered what the next step would be...
May 2021- 1st Mate aboard PDQ34PowerCat Ft. Meyers, Fl to Annapolis, MD Capt. Tony Nastasee
July 2020- 1st Mate aboard Post Marine43 Southampton, NY to Baltimore, MD Capt. Tony Nastasee
June 2020- 1st Mate aboard Formula37PC Morehead City, NC to Port Jefferson, NY Capt. Tony Nastasee
Nov 2019- 1st Mate aboard Riviera 53 Deale, MD to Stuart, FL Capt. David Sabourin
Oct 2019- 1st Mate aboard Lagoon450 Essex,CT to Atlantic City, NJ Capt. Robert Penrod
Sept 2019- 1st Mate aboard Jefferson52MY St. Petersburg, Fl to Wilmington,NC Capt. Robert Penrod
Aug 2019- 1stMate aboard Beneteau Oceanis38 Boston, MA to NYC Capt. Tony Nastasee
July 2019- 1st Mate aboard Jeanneau49 Portsmouth, RI to Hampton Roads,VA Capt. Tony Nastasee
July 2019- 1st Mate aboard J46 Barrington, RI to Atlantic Highlands,NJ Capt. Robert Penrod
June 2019-1st Mate aboard Sea Ray480 Coinjock,NC to Baltimore, Md. Capt. Tony Nastasee
June 2019-1st Mate aboard Poole Chaffee 95MY Nanaimo, BC to Seattle, Wa.
May 2019-1st Mate aboard Luhrs28 Open Orange Park, Fl to Baltimore, Md. Capt. Tony Nastasee 610-984-4458
Mar 2019-1stMate aboard Hylas63 Nanny Cay to West Palm Beach Alberto Duhau 954-899-2206
Jan 2019-1st Mate aboard Poole Chaffee 95MY Great Neck NY to Ft. Laud. Cameron McDowell 305-458-6434
Oct 2018- 1st Mate aboard Hunter460 SandyHook NJ to DC Robert Penrod 410-703-6656
July 2018- 1st Mate aboard Leopard 44 Grenada to Colon, Panama Robert Penrod 410-703-6656
May 2018- 1st Mate aboard Fountaine Pajot 40 Beaufort SC to St Augustine, same boat as Oct. 2016
Jan 2018- 1st Mate aboard Cheoy Lee 53 Wilmington NC to Marsh Harbour Rob Weseloh 570-994-3006
July 2017- 1st Mate aboard Skye51 Plymouth Ma. to Annapolis. Capt. Jeff Lewis 941-704-6206
May 2017- 1st Mate aboard Lagoon380 Waterford NY to Sandusky OH. Erie Canal and Lake
transit. Capt. Tony Nastasee 610-984-4458
Mar 2017- 1st Mate aboard Bali 4.0 LaRochelle to Las Palmas. Ross Lyon owner 914-882-7035
Oct 2016- 1st Mate aboard Fountaine Pajot 40 Annapolis to Oriental. Mitch Hughes
Sept 2016- Captain aboard Trojan 36 Middle River to NYC. Jon Bremner, owner
July 2016- 1st Mate aboard Sea Ray 56 from Deale MD to Westhampton NY
Captain David Sabourin 301-642-8095
June 2014- Captain aboard Beneteau 393 from Annapolis to New Bern NC using
ICW. 5 Days. Owner Greg Ames 919-426-5295
Feb 2014- 2nd Mate aboard 45 Neel Trimaran Miami to Beaufort NC Did a record
264 miles in 24 hours. Made Charleston in 39 hrs. Capt. Dave Block.
Oct 2013- 1st Mate aboard Leopard 39 catamaran Annapolis to Ft. Lauderdale
with Capt. Dave Block , 7 day duration.
Aug2013- 1st Mate aboard Vicem 72MY Annapolis to Newport RI and return.
Owner Joe Moss 301-325-1080.
May2013- 1st Mate aboard Hunter 45CC from St. Thomas to Ft. Lauderdale with
Capt. Dave Block, 7 day duration.
Apr2013 - 1st Mate aboard 85’ Stephens-Charleston SC to Hampton Roads VA
via ICW with Capt. Tom Bunino,.
Nov2012- 2nd Mate aboard Salona 37 Morehead City to Charleston with Bill Walczak.
Nov2012- 1st Mate aboard Island Packet 485 from Rock Hall MD to Cape Charles VA
3 day transit with owner Mike Kravitz 215-740-5924 cell.
July2012- 1st Mate aboard Benetti 85’M/Y XOXO from Norfolk VA to NYC. 2 Day transit
with Capt. Mark Rushworth
June2011- 1st Mate aboard Beneteau 461 Buffalo to Chicago 8 day transit. Capt. Dave Block
has reference information below.
May2011- 1st Mate aboard New York 36 5 day passage returning sailboat from Nov2010 trip
referenced below back to Annapolis.
Nov2010- 1st Mate aboard New York 36 from Annapolis to Belhaven NC, 1st leg of winter trip
down south. Bill Walczak, yacht broker, personal sailboat. 5 day passage duration
410-353-4712 for reference.
Oct 2010- 1st Mate aboard Beneteau 37.2, Charleston, SC to Tortola, BVI. 9 day passage duration.
Captain Dave Block 716-481-7245 can provide a good reference.
Sep 2010- 1st Mate aboard Duffy 42, a downeast cruiser from Manchester by the Sea to Great Bridge, 7 day
duration, prepared all shipboard meals and full provision planning.
Owner, Russ Zink 703-963-6346 cell and delivery Captain Dick Salter 978-290-3222.
Aug 2010- 1st Mate aboard Passport 50 from West Palm Beach to Tampa Bay by way of Key West.
3day duration. Capt. Dale Cheek 954-260-1761 for reference.
USCG 100Ton Master Inland w/ Sailing Endorsement #2987832
Date of Birth 04-07-1961
Current US Passport
Global Entry Card
Red Cross CPR/First Aid
Chesapeake Area Professional Captain's Assoc. Member
Excellent Cook with Provisioning Skills
Advanced Martial Arts Ranking in several styles
Excellent Health, Racquetball 4x/wk
Married 33 years with two daughters, 28 and 26
German Sports Car Fanboy
Weekender: 1990 Porsche911(964)
Grocery Getter: 2016 Audi A7
Based in Baltimore, Maryland BWI is my base airport
B.S., ROCHESTER INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY 1982, PPHP ADVERTISING PHOTOGRAPHY
What I’ve Done
2007-2012 Crew Snipe Racing Severn Sailing, Eastport
2003-2004 Crew J105 Frostbite Series AYC
2002-2005 Crew Catalina 27 Wed. night series AYC
1999-2002 Crew J30 Wed. night series AYC
1997-1999 Crew Merit 22 Patapsco River series
1998-2003 Owner, Endeavour 37.5, extensive cruising of Chesapeake and Delaware Bays
1989-1998 Owner, Hunter 27
Genoa, Main, Spinnaker, Foredeck, RailMeat
Some Pictures and Vids from my travels.
Here is a sampling of various corporate and personal portraits done during my 35 years as an Advertising Photographer.