Global Photo USA - Surf Photography | About


Specializing in Pro Surf Photography with "Memorable Surf Images".

Images shall be subject to copyright.

Photography Since 1965 Link to photos:

Global Photo USA was founded in 1965 by Santos "Sal" Garcia and over the years he has taken thousands of Nature, Scenic, Sports, Wedding and Commercial photographs for family, friends and clients.

Sal was born and raised in Southern California and enjoys photography and surfing the California coast line.

While in the United States Army Aviation he soon became a seasoned Vietnam Combat Veteran and photographer while serving as a Helicopter Crew Chief / Door Gunner on board a Huey UH-1B Gun Ship attached to the 116th Assault Helicopter Company (Hornets/Stingers)/ 269th Combat Aviation Battalion in Cu Chi, Republic of Vietnam. Base camp area also known as "Hobo Woods and the tunnels of Cu Chi".... Google it.

See Vietnam photos link:

See additional photo link to: Slow Hand Salute to my Past and Present Vietnam Brothers. God Speed.
Click on photo to enlarge.

Sal's Tribute to CSM Johnny E. Holman III

After his 1966 - 1967 Vietnam Army Aviation tour Sal continued using his photography skills as a Law Enforcement Officer until 1981 when he retired due to job related injuries.

Today, Sal continues to photograph local surf events and contests along the California coastline.

All photographs are presented in their true form without computer manipulation and placed on thumb drives for your creative uses.

Rates vary and photo shoots are by Appointment Only.

Sal can be contacted at the following numbers (760) 966-1001 or Toll Free (866) 707- 8080

Email: San Diego, California

Purchase of  Photographs or Digital Images shall be with cash/USD.


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GLOBAL PHOTO USA * San Diego, CA USA * 760-966-1001 * 760-415-5150 * Email: