Archive for the ‘VIDEOS’ Category

July 16th, 2009 | By | 1,745 Comments

Learn How to Speak Pigeon from Volcom

Learn the local lingo, compliments of Volcom. You can thank them now, before the locals beat you up for looking like you’re trying to poke fun. “Wha? You wan beef, eh?”

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July 16th, 2009 | By | 1,322 Comments

Tonight! Drive Thru Australia Premiere, Encinitas

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Join Andy Irons and the cast from the new Drive Thru film at the world premiere of Drive Thru Australia tonight at La Paloma, Encinitas. The Drive Thru Series embarks on another zany adventure through Australia with Benji Weatherly, Donovan Frankenreiter, Occy, and Pat O. If you need a little more motivation to pull yourself away from Antiques Roadshow, Transworld Surf’s Chris Cote will be giving away tons of swag too.

La Paloma Theatre, Encinitas
7pm & 9pm

Check out more from the Drive Thru Series HERE

June 23rd, 2009 | By | 1,245 Comments

Jordy Smith Pulls the Best Surfing Move Ever

A rotating flip into a reverse 360. Boom.
Not only is O’Neill sponsored rider Jordy Smith one of the highest paid surfers in the biz, but now the South African also holds arguably the highest core score to be had: it’s what GrindTv calls “the most high-performance maneuver ever executed on a wave.” Behold…

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May 12th, 2009 | By | 1,716 Comments

Take It Slo-Mo: New Slow Motion Camera Inside Waves at Pohnpei

Ultra Slow Motion Wave Footage that Will Make You Wet Your Wettie.

Although only a short teaser, this 500-1000 frames-per-second clip has already had over 500,000 viewers drooling on their monitors over the 12 foot barrel footage. Captured by a new slow motion camera (don’t ask how much it costs; your “beer fund” coin jar isn’t gonna come up on this one), capable of capturing 300,000 frames per second, this footage is the first of its kind. With only 10 seconds of memory, one could imagine the time it took surfer Dylan Longbottom and camera man Bali Strikland to get these few extraordinary shots. The clip was shot for a Planet Earth type show about the South Pacific, scheduled to air some time this year. There are things on the footage the human eye has never been able to capture. Things you never even new happened on a wave.

Watch it and immerse yourself in an underwater realm of unconstrained joy. Or read the comments on the Youtube clip for some more colorful adjectives describing this amazing footage.