Astonishing shots of great surf photographers
Surf photographers are those “heroes” armed with a camera that are capable of capturing the power of a wave and the emotions it casts onto people. They have the skill of freezing the time and catch beautiful and incredible images.
Surf photography involves merging a 100% into the nature of the sea in order to be able to print it into an image. This means getting into the water, challenging the power of the sea at the same time than trying to reflect the beauty of it.
Nowadays, there are plenty of photography artists all over the world that dedicate their time to the craft of shooting surfing pictures. Each of them with their unique and original style. Here we have a list of 5 incredible photographers that make art out of their passion for surfing.
Based on Hawaii and inspired by his uncle Brian Bielmann (another great photographer), this young photographer lives and experiences nature through his camera.
This photographer and filmmaker leaves everyone speechless with his images. He has shot the legend Kelly Slater several times, amongst other pro surfers of international level.
Pujol is an expert in catching barrels and takes his passion to another level putting himself at risk to show impossible perspectives. Born french, he is a pioneering photograper shooting surfers from a back perspective. This means he has literally to surf the same wave as the surfer to be able to get the perfect shot.
Based in the northern Spanish region of Bilbao, Jon Aspuru has forged an extraordinary reputation travelling around the world. He is quickly associated with his fellow countrymen Natxo González or Aritz Aranburu.
One of the top spanish surfing photographers, his pictures remain in the memory of those who have witnessed his craft. He is one of our favorites.
This is just a little sample of all the visual quality that exists within the photography surfing world. As passionate surfers, we have to thank them for their effort and skills. Their epic shots take surfing to every corner in the world, keeping surfing culture more alive than ever before.
Surf Camp Morocco: travel with Latas Surf
One of the goals of Latas Surf is to grow a community of passionate surfers of all levels that grows out of our Surf House in Spain. This is why we organize a Surf Camp in Morocco and we want you to come with us. Click here and get more info about our upcoming Surf Trip to Morocco.