This past week I ventured up to San Francisco on a mini getaway to celebrate Thanksgiving with my family. I love the beach life, but absolutely love traveling to the city every once in a while. San Francisco is especially magical during this time of year with giant Christmas trees and wreaths that can be seen all along the harbor and throughout the city. Our first two days were spent in the heart of this lively, fun city. Here are some of my tips if you are wanting to visit…
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Every winter on the North Shore of Oahu the high surf dams the Waimea river-mouth with sand, and the heavy rains flood the valley. During a flatspell, locals led by Jamie O’Brien happily dig out the channels to create a standing wave to get their feet in the wax in preparation for Pipemasters. It was SWELL’s first time back digging the channel since the 2011 night session, and it was even bigger. (more…)
New at SWELL, Stone_Cold_Fox adds vintage lace and Bowie flares to some of the most figure-flattering and feminine silhouettes we’ve ever seen. Try on the the Stardust jumper and you’ll see what we mean – it’s full-on mega babe status…babe-alicious, Baberaham Lincoln, etc. To celebrate the arrival of the line at SWELL, we met up with best friends/SCF Founders Cydney and Dallas to talk about the line and the foxes behind it. Read on for the interview + take a photo tour of their new downtown loft office… (more…)
Photo Tip of the Week from photo contributor, Kelsey Finn…
Get close to your subject. Since water reduces color, contrast, and sharpness – the closer you are, the more crisp and vibrant the photo will be.
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