Living At A Thousand Frames Per Second

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Words by Dan Brett, Film by Chris Bryan   Any surf photographer who has ever used an underwater housing knows the feeling. You’ve inspected for moisture and triple checked the seals, but the moment of truth seconds before you’re about to plunge your several thousand dollar DSLR underwater for the first time still fills you with… Read more »

Surf Simply Interviews: Harrison Roach

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Words by Asher King & Ru Hill Photos by Deus Ex Machina Far from the madding crowd of main stream professional surfing where ASP events and social media output are the commodity upon which surfers build their careers, Harrison Roach finds himself calmly carving out a life on the fringe. A unique and thoughtful individual whose love… Read more »

Surfing: A Royal Sport

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Jack London and Charmian London at Waikiki

Words by Mat Arney, Images courtesy of The Jack London Society. “Ah, delicious moment when I felt that breaker grip and fling me. On I dashed, a hundred and fifty feet, and subsided with the breaker on the sand. From that moment I was lost.” The act of riding waves had been practiced on the Hawaiian… Read more »

Obituary: Dorian “Doc” Paskowitz

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March 3rd 1921 – November 10th 2014 Dorian “Doc” Paskowitz, image courtesy Paskowitz Surf Camp. Legendary surfer Dorian “Doc” Paskowitz, often referred to as the patriarch of the “First Family of Surfing”, passed away on Monday evening in Newport Beach, California at the age of 93. Paskowitz was born in Galveston, Texas, to a Russian… Read more »

From Pipeline to Politics

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Dustin Barca From Pipeline to Politics

Dustin Barca has often been categorized as a fighter, and tomorrow (Tuesday November 4th) he steps into the political ring as he runs for the position of Mayor of Kauai in the State of Hawaii general elections. The Pipe specialist and former WCT competitor turned professional MMA fighter has been building his political profile on his… Read more »