If you were wondering how Rick got that cool name? The short story is.. "Donde es, sounded like Donde X. His nickname was X. Donde in spanish means “where.” Where is X?" If you want to read the long version of how Rick was nicked named Donde X. Check out this blog "In the beginning".
Rick has been in Nicaragua for 8 years now. Originally from Florida he was spending 6 months/yr Nica and 6 months year Colorado snowboarding and deciding to give it up and just stain the surf realm. Rick Says, "Can't keep a beach boy away from the beach. So now I'm here 8/9 months a year and travel the other 3". The last 2 years he was in California and this past year he was in Hawaii shooting Pipeline on the North shore of Oahu.
As a published photographer he has been featured in ESM, Surfline, Surfing Life Australia , WSSM, Void Magazine, MoreSurf Magazine, SurfNica Magazine, Solspot, MagicSeaWeed and SurfingLatino. Adding to Rick's long list of credentials he also represents Popoyo as Surfline's Local Pro.
Rick has partnered with the team at Popoyo.com as a contributing photographer, As you browse our website, Facebook or Instagram you will see lots of Rick's great work.
For more information and availability, check the Donde X Business listing.