From Darkness

From Darkness

“The idea to do this was mostly about the photography,” says Craig Anderson, when asked about how this pre-sunrise short came to be. “The photographer, Steve Wall, came to me and wanted to bring this mega-flash out to a wave that[...]

Russell Bierke, By A Thread

Russell Bierke's First Session Back

“I actually can’t remember the wave that well, but I can kind of remember a set coming,” Russell Bierke told managing editor Ashtyn Douglas in May, describing the freak wipeout around the bend from the Bells Beach final a[...]

Small Talk with Thomas Campbell

Small Talk with Thomas Campbell

You might recognize him as the architect of a few eclectic, beautifully crafted, retro-inspired surf films, like The Seedling, Sprout, or The Present. Or, perhaps you’re a fan of his art. Or an admirer of his photography in both [...]

Summertime at First Point

Summertime at First Point Malibu

Summer is here and the thrill is back in the form of classic logs and composed trims in a lineup spilling over with south swell-ers. Here’s Herbie Fletcher, Joel Tudor, Tommy Witt, and more hanging toes at First Point Malibu. If [...]

Loud and Local from Ian Crane

Loud and Local from Ian Crane

Real board-porn talk: The V3 Stealth from …Lost has relaxed centerline rocker that creates drive down the line, the pronounced rail rocker under the back foot means that precise on-rail turns are a breeze, and the channels bottom[...]