August 2012 Issue

8.11.12

August 2012

From the Outside

We sent a man on an all-girls trip to Mexico. Here is his tale.

The girls were beautiful, yes, but they also had more talent then they knew what to do with. They were equally as professional, pro-active, and adept at their sport and traveling as the men I shoot with. But I realized what exactly separated the girls from the guys. It was simple: the girls never stopped smiling.

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8.11.12

August 2012

Surf Love

The Relationship Between Riding Waves and Romance

For a surfer, does the act of riding waves actually end up playing a role in romance, or in choosing a partner? If so, does style factor into the romantic decision-making process? Do surfers even want to be with surfers?

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8.10.12

August 2012

The Girl with the Infamous Bottom Turn

An Interview with Alana Blanchard

"Yeah, seriously every girl on Kauai wears small bottoms. When I was growing up, if you wore big bottoms, you would get teased for it. Now I’m a little more conscious of it. There’s a picture on Google of me just standing there in a tiny bikini when I was so young and I’m like, 'What was I thinking?'"

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