Filmmakers

Cameron Oden

by Glenn Sakamoto on February 14, 2011 · 5 comments

Cameron Oden is a talented California surfer/photographer. The staff image maker for Almond Surfboards, Cameron is unique in that he surfs just as well as the people he films at the beach. We took the time to chat with Cameron to learn more.

Heather Hudson

by Glenn Sakamoto on February 7, 2011 · 4 comments

Heather Hudson is a California surfer/filmmaker. Heather always had a passion to document the stories of real people. The result was the inspirational film, Women and The Waves. Heather took the time to talk to us about her life and surfing. [click to continue]

Jack McCoy

by Glenn Sakamoto on January 28, 2011 · 1 comment

Jack McCoy is a legendary surfer/filmmaker and his name is synonymous with the genre called surf movies. For over 30 years, Jack has been filming the world’s best surfers in the most exotic locations. His many films include Tubular Swells, Storm Riders, and Blue Horizon. His most recent film, A Deeper Shade of Blue releases this year. [click to continue]

Taki Bibelas

by Glenn Sakamoto on January 19, 2011 · 1 comment

Athens-born surfer/photographer Taki Bibelas instills his Mediterranean sensibility to his film projects. Whether shooting fashion photography or working on his new surf film The Still Point, Taki brings to the frame his strong sense of color and light. [click to continue]

Shaun Freeman

by Glenn Sakamoto on December 6, 2010 · 0 comments

Shaun Freeman is a talented South African-born surfer/filmmaker living in Australia. His recent film “An Aquatic Home Movie”  amplifies the sublime feeling of gliding across a wave. A frequent contributor to Rake Clothing, we spoke with Shaun to find out more. [click to continue]

Tiffany Campbell

by Glenn Sakamoto on November 15, 2010 · 3 comments

Tiffany Campbell is a California surfer/filmmaker who recently co-directed the acclaimed surfing film, Dear & Yonder. The film stars an all-star lineup of women such as Linda Benson, Ashley Lloyd, Kassia Meador, Sofia Mulanovich, and more. Tiffany talks to us about her life of skating, surfing, and filmmaking. [click to continue]

Mickey Smith

by James Kamo on October 25, 2010 · 3 comments

Mickey Smith is a surfer/filmmaker from Cornwall, England. His latest film, Dark Side of the Lens has been gaining a lot of attention within the surfing community. In the film, he wants to see waveriding documented the way he sees it in his head. We spoke with Mickey to find out more. [click to continue]

Patrick Trefz

by Glenn Sakamoto on September 21, 2010 · 2 comments

Patrick Trefz is a talented surfer/filmmaker/photographer who’s latest film “Idiosyncrasies” features an intimate look at such surfing luminaries as Richard Kenvin, Andrew Kidman, and Pat Curren. Trefz is a former Surfer photographer whose talents also include still photography for such clients as Nixon to commercials and music videos. We spoke with Patrick to find out more. [click to continue]