The best images of the year from the best surf photographers in the world
The most viewed videos from 2014
5. A MAVERICKS MAULING Video of Mavericks regular Alex Martins paying the piper. 01/23/14 4. STRANGE RUMBLINGS IN ICELAND An excerpt from Joe G. and the Movie of the Year, Strange Rumblings in Shangri La. 12/16/14 2. BIG THURSDAY In Portugal, Nazare breaks in ungodly ways during the biggest swell of the year. 12/15/14 1.
The most popular stories from 2014
5. 5 MOST PHOTOGENIC SURF SPOTS According to SURFER photographer Chris Burkard. 03/25/14 4. A WAVE POOL COMETH A Webber wave pool is coming. Stop me if you’ve heard this one before. 02/19/14 2. WHAT HE RODE: KELLY SLATER Channel Islands’ Travis Lee breaks down the board behind Slater’s groundbreaking aerial. 10/17/14 1. R.I.P. JAY
The most popular photos from 2014
5. HURRICANE MARIE: NEWPORT BEACH A long-dormant wave roars to life. 08/28/14 4. SD’S DREAM SEQUENCE In San Diego, the rain clouds parted to reveal the best waves of the year in La Jolla. 03/03/14 3. TOP 12 A dozen of Zak Noyle’s favorite photos. 04/30/14 2. LA’S PERFECT STORM In Los Angeles, a rare
Lower Trestles, CA
It’s hard to communicate a sense of speed at 1/1000th of a second, so sometimes it’s good to slow things down.
Celebrating a golden stretch of swell across California coastlines