Glenn Sakamoto

Yuta Sezutsu

by Glenn Sakamoto on September 6, 2011 · 3 comments

Yuta Sezutsu is a talented Japanese surfer. His smooth style and graceful noserides have been getting attention at Joel Tudor’s Duct Tape Invitationals and in the new Mikey DeTemple film, Sight and Sound. We spoke with Yuta to learn more.
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Pierce Michael Kavanagh is a talented San Diego surfer/filmmaker. His recent film Manufacturing Stoke raises questions about the toxic chemicals used in the surfboard industry and asks us all: How can we make a difference for the environment? Pierce speaks to us about his inspiration for the film and his current obsession for bodysurfing. [click to continue]

Bird Huffman

by Glenn Sakamoto on July 25, 2011 · 5 comments

Bird Huffman is a California surfer who is the owner/operator of The Shed in San Diego. After accumulating an envious collection of boards and memorabilia, Bird’s Shed evolved to become a true gathering place for the local surfing community. We spoke with Bird to learn more. [click to continue]

Ryan Heywood

by Glenn Sakamoto on July 5, 2011 · 1 comment

Ryan Heywood is a photographer/surfer from Australia. Inspired by music, energy, and the ocean, Ryan creates brilliant imagery with film and is also the creator of a bodysurfing-only blog. In this interview, like his art, he keeps it simple and to the point. [click to continue]

Steven Mast

by Glenn Sakamoto on June 6, 2011 · 0 comments

Steven Mast is a talented shaper/artist/musician/surfer who divides his busy life between San Diego, Cincinnati, and Kentucky. Known for his talent in surfboard building as well his tattoo art, Steven’s creativity has no boundaries. We spoke with him to learn more. [click to continue]

Keith Novosel

by Glenn Sakamoto on May 24, 2011 · 6 comments

Keith Novosel is a talented surfer/photographer originally from the East Coast, currently residing in the Northwest. His photographs capture those subtle, in-between moments that a surfer experiences both in and out of the water. We spoke with Keith to learn more. [click to continue]

Kevin Roche

by Glenn Sakamoto on April 21, 2011 · 6 comments

Kevin Roche is a talented California surfer/photographer based in North San Diego County. His images, characterized by clean and vibrant imagery, uniquely captures the lifestyle of surf culture. We spoke with Kevin to learn more. [click to continue]

Matt Cuddihy

by Glenn Sakamoto on April 18, 2011 · 5 comments

Matt Cuddihy is a talented Australian surfer/photographer. A recent winner of the Noosa Festival of surfing, Matt has accumulated many accolades from the longboard surfing community. We took some time to learn more. [click to continue]