Look Through the Lens of the World’s Best Underwater Surf Photographer

Photog Ben Thouard's Underwater World

“SURFACE,” a ROAM Original, is the story of how award-winning photographer Ben Thouard discovered a new perspective on how to view our world--underwater through the back of a breaking wave. Thouard’s love of the ocean[...]

The Female Gaze

Women's Surfing, Through Her Lens

For decades, professional surf photography has typically been seen as a man's game. Why? There's no reason at all that men should dominate the surf-shooting business. But like any other field, once it's been established as a boy's club[...]

Chopes Locals Indulge in a Tube Feast

Locals Score Teahupo'o

Early last week it seemed like the whole Pacific Ocean had waves, and  Teahupo’o was not left out. In a largely local affair, a crew of chargers traded thick-lipped grinders while Tahiti-based photographer Tim McKenna was there [...]

From Slurpees to Cyclones, East Coast Waves Never Looked so Inviting

Slurpees and Cyclones on the East Coast

With the goal of connecting East Coast surfers and photographers-as well showcasing the beauty that every surfer from Cape Hatteras to Maine gets to experience during the winter-Big Wave Tour surfer and New York resident Will Skudin es[...]

The Founders’ Cup From the Channel

Glaser's Founders' Cup Gallery

As the wave pool’s foil reeled back and forth for two days during the Founders’ Cup this weekend at the Surf Ranch, SURFER staff photographer Todd Glaser was in the pool to capture whatever transpired literally in its wake.[...]