Jorge Mijares, freelance photographer for Eastern Surf Magazine and Rambler Surf Magazine, is on the Dominican surf beaches with us everyday serving you the freshest shots. Born and raised in Miami, El Pupi a.k.a. Gordo, has been surfing and shooting in the Dominican Republic for the last 20 years. It’s safe to say Jorge is the force behind The Search D.R., always checking the upcoming swells, watching the beaches, and staying informed with locals from coast to coast to know what’s really happening with the surf in Dominican Republic. He’s always stoked and has a chihuahua named Gucci, 3 pitbulls, and on the beach with him and his wife Gaudy are their 5 kids.
Photo sessions run by the hour.
First hour is $50 USD
Second hour is $40 USD
He uses a professional Canon camera and lens 100 to 400 mm
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These are some samples of his work shot with some of Dominican Republics best surfers: Pedro Fernandez, Zion Balbuena, Victor Peralta, and Arturo Pereyra. Jorge also shot professional surfers Benny Borgeois and Shane Beschen.