To fully understand the magic of Malibu we tracked down 3 perspectives of the pointbreaks; A local artist, a lensmen, and legends. Discover the key to this coastal classic through their eyes. (more…)Thank you for visiting the Swell blog. Visit us on www.facebook.com/swell for more exclusive fan offers, giveaways and more.
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Photo Tip of the Week from our newest photo contributor, Kelsey Finn…
Don’t be afraid to be trigger happy, ESPECIALLY when taking photos underwater. You never know if you missed the exact moment your subject, background, and lighting are all in sync. Underwater is even more difficult to get the exact shot you imagined – so you cannot afford to wait until you think the moment is right. So hold down that shutter release and shoot away!
[Side tip for the GoPro users – if you're taking stills, change the setting to "burst" mode to take multiple photos in a row (three is my magical number).]
Every photographer will agree that one of the most important steps to getting great photos is to always have your camera with you. So if your camera has become purse numero two, why not customize your camera strap to match your style. Enter this week’s DIY – How to turn Fall’s new scarves in to camera straps. Read on for the step-by-step how-to… (more…)
Sugar-free, low-carb, gluten-free, fat-free, low-glycemic…yup, there are a whole bunch of health buzz words out there, in terms of your diet. It all seems to go in cycles, people adjust their diets, and gladly pay the extra $7 for specially baked gluten-free, no carb, no sugar, non bread, bread. I understand there are genuine food allergies, and necessary dietary restrictions people have, which makes people have no choice but to eat a certain way. But if that’s not you, really, there is one health buzz word that’s time tested, tried and true, really makes a difference, isn’t specially labeled, and really shouldn’t cost you any extra money because of it’s trend status…. (more…)