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All Tired Out!

Artificial Reef Creates Environmental Havoc – words by Drew Kampion Fort Lauderdale, Florida – An artificial reef created by dumping millions of tires into the ocean a...

All Tired Out!
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New Swell

By Byron Loker Double Storey www.byronloker.com With his uncluttered style and wry look on the craziness of a surfer’s life in modern South Africa, Byron Loker is reminiscent of a...

New Swell
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Sunken Forest CD

By Peter Joseph Burtt Ten to Twelve productions www.tentotwelve.com Sunken Forest … like our consciousness, our ancient roots … deep and rich, pulling images and emotions from a primal place...

Sunken Forest CD
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50 Ways to Save the Ocean

By David Hevarg Inner Ocean Publishing www.innerocean.com David Helvarg left the surf ghetto of Ocean Beach, San Diego over 20 years ago to pursue a career as a freelance journalist....

50 Ways to Save the Ocean
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Waves of Warning

By Glenn R. Hening Surfing Your Ocean Publication www.wavesofwarning.com A prodigious blockbuster of a surf novel by Oxnard, California surfer Glenn Hening, Waves of Warning is an epic tale weaving together...

Waves of Warning
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All the Way to the Ocean

By Joel Harper Illustrated by Marg Spusta www.allthewaytotheocean.com A children’s book about storm drains and the importance of keeping them clean doesn’t sound like anyone’s choice at bedtime. But this little...

All the Way to the Ocean
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My Eyes Won't Dry

A Movie by Brian Conley C Life Productions A view inside the tube, or the outside world from within it, is the holy ghost at the heart of our...

My Eyes Won't Dry
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Shapemakers

A Film by Paul Kraus www.northpacificproductions.com In a low budget, home movie kind of way, Paul Kraus’ film, ShapeMakers is an important historical document. His informal, filmed interviews with some...

Shapemakers
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Surf Movie Tonite!

By Matt Warshaw Chronicle Books www.allthewaytotheocean.com Warshaw, Matt Diligent and prolific writer, editor, and surf historian; former pro surfer (ranked 43rd in the world in 1982), editor at Surfer magazine in the...

Surf Movie Tonite!
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Surfing the World

SURFING THE WORLD by Chris Nelson and Demi Taylor Footprint Guides “This is not a surf guide,” says the intro. It is a “condensed perspective of the wider...

Surfing the World
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Shark Park – The Heaviest Wave in California

SHARK PARK – The Heaviest Wave in California by Greg Huglin Veteran water-cinematographer Greg Huglin has gone to the ends of the earth to shoot dolphins, sharks, and...

Shark Park – The Heaviest Wave in California
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Nelscott Reef Beach Break

NELSCOTT REEF BEACH BREAK by Al Skinkle Productions Straight-ahead action from the 2005 and 2006 winters at Nelscott Reef, including the Tow Classic event (for which Shinkle was...

Nelscott Reef Beach Break
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Surfing Photographs from the 70s taken by Jeff Divine

SURFING PHOTGRAPHS FROM THE SEVENTIES TAKEN BY JEFF DIVINE Tom Adler Books Tom Adler’s books are really clean in design and high in image quality. This one is...

Surfing Photographs from the 70s taken by Jeff Divine
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Nelscott Reef Tow Classic

NELSCOTT REEF TOW CLASSIC by Behemoth Productions Last December (2005), Nelscott Reef was the site of the Pacific Northwest’s first tow -in competition, and it was a pretty...

Nelscott Reef Tow Classic
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Pipeline Masters

PIPELINE MASTERS by Stacy Peralta Vans Off The Wall An A-grade sneaker set from the team that brought us Dog Town and Z-Boys, and Riding Giants. This one isn’t...

Pipeline Masters
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The Mountain and the Wave

THE MOUNTAIN AND THE WAVE – The Quiksilver Story by Phil Jarratt Quiksilver Entertainment The title of this prodigious and handsome volume refers to the two symbolic components of...

The Mountain and the Wave
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FREAKSIDE

FREAKSIDE – A Jamie O’Brien Film The freak in question is prodigious air and barrel specialist and certified mutant Jamie O’Brien, the North Shore native and 2004...

FREAKSIDE
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Historic Images from Bishop Museum Archives

HISTORIC IMAGES FROM BISHOP MUSEUM ARCHIVES by DeSoto Brown The Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum in Honolulu has been a mainstay resource for those requisite “history of surfing” photos...

Historic Images from Bishop Museum Archives
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Buried in the Backyard

BURIED IN THE BACKYARD by Anthony Dooley Uncharted Productions What a great surprise! Coming out of America’s “Right Coast” as if from left field, everything about this DVD is...

Buried in the Backyard