Locals and Legends is a series of over 50 portraits taken by photographer Shaun Fenn of the many personalities that inhabit the San Onofre surfing area. Some are legends, some just regulars – but all have an interesting story and are full of stoke. We spoke with Shaun to learn more about his photographic journey and have chosen to show a few select images. [click to continue]
Trevor Grooms walks to the nose on some fun shin-high peelers. Saint Augustine, FL. Photograph by Raul Vega.
John Witzig is a name synonymous with Australian surfing and particularly surfing journalism. How times have changed with the latter. Back in Witzig’s era, communication to surfing magazines in California was a traditionally typed letter with black and white prints enclosed, [click to continue]
Boardroom: Legends of Surfboard Shaping features the greatest shapers of our time. Featuring: Bing Copeland, Hap Jacobs, Greg Noll, Renny Yater, Rich Harbour, Donald Takayama, Dick Brewer, and more. Boardroom is available on DVD here.
Dave Homcy and Crystal Thornburg have a worthy new film project. Check it out and consider supporting this non-profit cause here.
Here’s you chance to meet the legend Bob McTavish in Camperdown. Details for the event is available here.
The outline of a hand-shaped surfboard is drawn directly on the foam using a rigid template as a guide so the left and right rail curves match. Templates – like an enormous set of French curves – lean nearby, out of the way and they all have names. [click to continue]
Wintertime fun somewhere on the Central Coast. Photo by photographer Andrew Quinn.