Archive for the ‘Interesting Humans’ Category

December 5th, 2014 | By | 72 Comments

Behind the Cover | Ryan Struck Holiday Cover Photog Talks Getting the Shot in New Jersey's Freezing Surf Scene

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First off, did you build the snowman for that shot? haha

Ryan:  Before I swam out to shoot some fisheye, I noticed a young child building the snowman and I knew I had to get out before the sunset and grab a lineup shot. After swimming for awhile I ran back to change out of my wetsuit and hurried back to snap this photo. So stoked I did. As to all the people asking, no this is not photoshopped or a composite image. It was truly a serendipitous beach moment… or was it? (more…)

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December 2nd, 2014 | By | 2 Comments

Slotted in SWELL | Paul Fisher Paul Fisher's Takes His Hippy Dick Shred Sled Style to New Levels in Bali

Surfing’s favorite funnyman has done it again, crossing the line with  humor then blowing doors on his custom SuperBrand sled. Paul Fisher’s scored perfect Keramas on this Bali bender, where he rolls outta the Huey HQ in his Tavik attire then goes mad. Enjoy (more…)

December 2nd, 2014 | By | 3 Comments

Meet Your Maker | Knot Sisters Take a tour of Knot Sisters HQ with Founders Cheryl Brubaker and Jamie Reese

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When entering The Knot Sisters HQ, we were greeted by a delicious spread of goodies and a beautiful, artistic space… (more…)

December 1st, 2014 | By | 4 Comments

Interesting Human | Mike Coots Shark Attack Survivor Takes Us Surfing Pipeline with Prosthetic Leg

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Meet Mike Coots, a legendary photographer, decorated bodyboarder, shark attack survivor, and a member of the migratory pack of wave riders to hit the north shore every winter. He is one of my one of my best friends, and did I mention shark attack survivor?! Yep, when mike was seventeen he was attacked by a tiger shark on the island of Kauai while bodyboarding. Words & Photos by Dane Grady (more…)