Pirate named William, a real camera sponge. Pirate and Mermaid Parade in Morro Bay. The kids and some parents are dressed up as either pirates or mermaids in this parade in Morro Bay, CA, from Morro Rock along the Harborwalk to Dockside II restaurant near the north T-pier, 16 May 2009. Photo by Michael "Mike" L. Baird, mike [at} mikebaird d o t com, flickr.bairdphotos.com; Canon 1D Mark III, 70-200mm f/2.8 IS, handheld. My much endorsed Low self-discharge NiMH battery Sanyo Eneloop Batteries in the external flash were dead, dang.