The World Is Raw
- About Rob Hurlbut
November 20, 2010, 14:18
I'm a San Diego based photographer, photojournalist, traveler, writer & blogger. My photography, world travels & adventures are on my blog, The World Is Raw.
September 13, 2009, 13:26
People, places and things are all represented in these galleries. Digital Art will change your life.
- Illegal Photography
September 24, 2009, 23:33
A photographer is interviewed on NBC News after being told not to photograph at a San Diego Trolley station.
- Blog (last 50 posts shown)
- Employment at Westward Seafoods in Dutch Harbor Alaska
May 17, 2013, 02:33
Do not work for Westward Seafoods in Dutch Harbor because they buy pirated crab and feeds mercury laden food to their employees.
- Random Access Memories By Daft Punk
May 14, 2013, 00:12
Rob Hurlbut reviews the new Daft Punk album, Random Access Memories. Rob has followed the career of Daft Punk since the late 1990s.
- Rob Hurlbut In Dutch Harbor, Alaska
May 10, 2013, 13:18
Rob Hurlbut shares some self portrait photos taken while in Dutch Harbor, Alaska. Robis a photographer & photojournalist that like to travel the world.
- Working For Westward Seafoods In Dutch Harbor Alaska
May 7, 2013, 15:39
My personal experience working at Westward Seafoods in Dutch Harbor Alaska was not good. They are plundering the ocean & endanger employees with unsafe…
- Photography In Dutch Harbor Alaska
May 4, 2013, 14:15
Some night photography of Dutch Harbor and Unalaska, Alaska. and a photo of a Russian Orthodox church. These were taken during my 3 month trip to the island.
- Do Not Work For Westward Seafoods In Dutch Harbor, Alaska
April 24, 2013, 16:21
The first of many posts where Rob Hurlbut details his bad experience working at Westward Seafoods in Dutch Harbor, Alaska.
- Hotel Del Coronado Christmas Fireworks
November 29, 2012, 17:26
Every year, Hotel Del Coronado shows the world how to celebrate Christmas w/ a fireworks show, party, Santa Claus and a full moon. I love San Diego!
- Ice Skating By The Sea At Hotel Del Coronado 2012
November 26, 2012, 13:27
Hotel Del Coronado installs an ice rink on the beach at Christmas for an event called Skating By The Sea. Watch a sunset as you skate in warm California sun!
- Hotel Del Coronado Is A California Christmas
November 25, 2012, 12:56
Hotel Del Coronado during the 2012 Christmas season. Photos of the tree, lobby and outside of the most famous place in San Diego, California.
- Space Invaders In San Diego
November 23, 2012, 12:09
Street artist Space Invader has mosaic art in several downtown San Diego locations. Talk an art walk today!
- Imperial Beach Has Spice
November 12, 2012, 21:56
Imperial Beach is host to a drug called, Spice that law enforcement, journalists and reporters don't care about.
- Top Ten Lists & How To Posts
November 7, 2012, 07:06
Search Engine Optimization (SEO) has hijacked freedom of speech. People type what they want their audience to hear, rather than what they want to say.
- MGM Grand Renovation
October 27, 2012, 07:44
MGM Grand is being renovated right now. Behind the famous lion, Hakkasan, a new restaurant & nightclub is being constructed.
- Praying Mantis Prays For Me
October 6, 2012, 21:56
A praying mantis graced me with his or her presence so I took some pictures. The eyes are very reactive and the insect was very alert in general.
- Border Field State Park Has A New Fence
August 15, 2012, 14:34
Border Field State Park has been renovated to include new facilities and a fence. Friendship Park can no longer be accesses on the American side of the border.
- You Should Eat At House Burger
August 7, 2012, 23:11
House Burger is a new gourmet hamburger joint situated between San Diego, Chula Vista and Nestor, CA. Custom buns and fresh, not frozen meat.
- Coronado Village Theater Needs Help
August 2, 2012, 20:28
Village Theater on Coronado island seems to be lacking in attendance these days. Head to the cinema for a movie night at the best theater in San Diego.
- A Photo Of Imperial Beach At Night
August 2, 2012, 02:13
During a midnight stroll, I snapped a photo of a near full moon with a wide angle lens.
- San Diego ZombieWalk
July 15, 2012, 05:33
San Diego ZombieWalk in July 2012 had Zombies walk from Horton Plaza, through Gaslamp District to the convention center to meet the Comic-Con crowd.
- Valerie Power's Birthday Party At Victory Theater
June 14, 2012, 07:09
The 40th birthday celebration of Valerie Power w/ the gang from Technomania Circus and her friends inside and outside Victory Theater.
- San Diego Padres at PETCO Park
June 3, 2012, 16:32
Photos from the Padres baseball game I attended on June 2, 2012 at PETCO park in San Diego, CA. They lost to the Arizona Diamondbacks 2-4.
- Ben Lavender At Spanish Village In Balboa Park
May 6, 2012, 20:37
San Diego Sculptor and artist Ben Lavender shows many pieces in Sculpture Garden In Balboa Park.
- Another Night In Las Vegas
April 2, 2012, 08:03
A quick bounce into Las Vegas for the Nightclub & Bar Convention. Drinking and hanging with an old friend were the highlights for me.
- Maritime Museum Of San Diego
February 26, 2012, 09:06
Video and photos from Foxtrot B-39 Soviet attack submarine & HMS Surprise at Maritime Museum of San Diego.
- Rob Hurlbut On The Las Vegas Strip
February 5, 2012, 08:58
Rob Hurlbut, a San Diego street photographer wanders around Las Vegas during CES 2012 w/ his camera, shooting himself at landmarks on The Strip.
- I Was At CES 2012 In Las Vegas!
January 31, 2012, 14:18
Evidence photos for my friend that prove he was at CES 2012 and was with me when we both hit three nines on video poker at the same time.
- Inside Caesars Palace Forum Shops
January 30, 2012, 22:03
Caesars Palace in Las Vegas is home to famous fountains, statues and forum shops. This video takes a ride up the grand spiral escalator and tours forum shops
- San Diego Trolley Guards: Private Citizen Security Or Real Police Officers?
January 29, 2012, 08:54
San Diego trolley guards act like they are actual police and even arrest people off the street for smoking or because they smell alcohol on you.
- The Venetian - Italy On The Las Vegas Strip
January 23, 2012, 12:53
Venetian hotel and casino is the most beautiful place on the Las Vegas Strip. See my fish-eye photos and video taken during my time at CES 2012.
- Las Vegas Strip At Night
January 21, 2012, 08:28
Night & inside fish-eye photos of Luxor, Mandalay Bay Shark Reef, Bellagio fountains and Las Vegas Strip. All photos taken w/ 8mm lens in January 2012.
- Stop SOPA/PIPA!
January 18, 2012, 07:16
SOPA/PIPA will allow the entertainment industry, corporations & the government the ability to censor the internet in the name of stopping piracy. STOP…
- How To Use America Plaza Trolley Station
January 7, 2012, 06:45
A guide to using America Plaza Trolley Station In San Diego. The video & photos will acquaint you w/ the layout & ease your trip to or from the airport.
- The Death Of Occupy San Diego
December 29, 2011, 06:13
San Diego is currently unoccupied as protesters have apparently gone home for the Holiday season. I predict it will be dead shortly after New Year's.
- Christmas 2011 At Hotel Del Coronado
December 9, 2011, 08:53
Photos inside Hotel Del Coronado during Christmas 2011. The lobby holds a 15ft tree and there is an outdoor ice rink installed right on the beach!
- Ice Skating By The Sea At Hotel Del Coronado 2011
December 8, 2011, 08:46
Hotel Del Coronado installs an ice rink & Christmas lights every holiday season. Photos of Skate By The Sea show sunset & fun in San Diego, California.
- Halloween 2011 House Party!
November 18, 2011, 20:05
I went to a Halloween house party that featured a costume party & buffet. I snapped a few photos & had my photo taken as well.
- Zombie Show 2011 At Technomania Circus
October 17, 2011, 09:13
Photos from the Zombie Show at Victory Theater, the new venue of Technomania Circus, Dr. Techno and the other Technomaniacs.
- How To Solve The Case Of Rebecca Zahau
October 5, 2011, 13:47
New photos taken at 11:35am on July 13, 2011, the day Rebecca Zahau was found dead inside Coronado Spreckels Mansion.
- Coronado Spreckels Mansion Death: Murder By Suicide
September 2, 2011, 06:20
My theory for what I think happened in the suicide of Rebecca Zahau at the Spreckels Mansion on Coronado.
- Dragonflies In Otay Valley Regional Park
August 25, 2011, 11:29
Head to Chula Vista & Otay Valley Regional Park to see and photograph dragonflies. Photos and advice to bring out the dragonfly hunter in you.
- Hares Of Coronado
August 25, 2011, 08:19
How to tell the difference between a hare and a rabbit. Both live on Coronado and are photographed as examples on Silver Strand State Beach.
- Coastal Wetlands Restoration In South Bay San Diego
August 20, 2011, 11:45
After 6 months of dredging and restoration, South Bay Biological Study area is reconnected to San Diego Bay and the Pacific Ocean. Nature preserve on tide…
- Imperial Beach Amputee
August 18, 2011, 21:08
My photo of a woman with an amputated arm showed up in a Flickr stream for people that look at, are sexually attracted to or want to be an amputee.
- How To Have Fun At Comic-Con
August 15, 2011, 13:48
Photos of costumes from Comic-Con as well as advice on how to just have fun and help out newbies. Share your mistakes so others can learn from them too!
- Shooting Celebrities At Comic-Con
August 14, 2011, 12:53
You don't have to wait in line for panels to see & photograph celebrities at San Diego Comic-Con. Here's some tips to get some great pictures of movie stars!
- How To Use WordPress To Kill Facebook
August 13, 2011, 03:34
WordPress will not only help transition peopl into a Facebook-free world, it will blow Facebook right out of the sky. Switch to WordPress now!
- Silver Strand Campfire Program On Coronado
August 6, 2011, 13:31
On Fridays, at 7 p.m. at Silver Strand State Beach, Park Rangers host a campfire program on Coronado's southern shore. Great sunset & golden hour photo ops!
- Coronado Sandman Street Art
August 2, 2011, 11:19
I met with and talked to Coronado Sandman near Spreckels Park, right before the Rockola concert, July 31, 2011. See his sand street art near Hotel Del Coronado.
- Coronado Concert - Rockola In Spreckels Park
August 1, 2011, 16:23
Rockola held a free two hour concert in Spreckels Park on Coronado as part of a summer concert series. It was an amazing event w/ great music & lots of dancing.
- Children's Hospital Cast At Comic-Con
July 30, 2011, 13:10
Photos of Megan Mullally & the Children's Hospital cast as they did a signing at San Diego Comic-Con 2011. I also talk about the ridiculous salaries of celebs.
- Employment at Westward Seafoods in Dutch Harbor Alaska