Treacherous Day at Sea Captured in Stomach-Churning Photos
|All Photos | Gabor Gardonyi|
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He's also handy with a camera -- and friends always coo over his photos of porpoises, seals, and gorgeous California sunsets by invariably telling him "You've got the best job in the world!" Hey, Gardonyi's a happy guy -- but working on a tugboat isn't always so picturesque. Or at least not in the way people think.
Take the following series of recent shots captured by Gardonyi just south of San Francisco when his tugboat, the Sound Reliance, was rocked by massive waves while hauling a barge laden with 6 million gallons of fuel down to Long Beach:
|Too close! Too close!|
Yeah ... kinda makes you hungry right now just looking at it, doesn't it?