Guy Okazaki’s long shaping career feels as if it has literally come full circle. The first boards he made in the mid-1960s in Venice were longboard outlines, scaled down to shorter lengths at the dawn of the transition. Today his most requested models are modern experiments of a similar form — wide-noses, full-templates and pintails. [click to continue]
Aaron Cervantes surfing his favorite Newport jetty on his favorite 9’6 Cy’s Aquatic Almond longboard. Film by Cameron Oden.
Michael Paz is a surfer/graphic designer who undertook a self-initiated daily assignment to create an “Aloha” design for the year 2012. What resulted was a massive collection of designs that encompass a range of both contemporary and vintage themes.We spoke with Michael to learn more. [click to continue]
Santa Barbara surfer Trevor Gordon at Rincon this morning. Photo by Glenn Sakamoto.
Surfer/artist Margaux Arramon-Tucoo filmed and edited by Hayley Gordon.
Wonderful profile of surfer/artist Ricky Brotini. Directed by Luca Merli of Onde Nostra.
Remember that pure stoke you had as a grom? Flavian Malone does. Shot at Beacons in California. Photo by Andrew Quinn.
Those of us that are even slightly in tune with popular surf culture know this time of year is all about the North Shore of O’ahu. A large percentage of the world’s top surfers are scattered about the 7-mile miracle and for good reason; they’re being documented by the industry’s première lensmen in some of the best waves the planet has on offer. [click to continue]